Title: THE WIND IN THE WILLOWS [Centenary Edition]
Publisher: Folio Society
Publication Date: 2008
Illustrator: Charles van Sandwyk
Book Condition: Like New
Strictly limited to 1,000 numbered copies. Handbound in quarter vellum, blocked on the spine in 22-carat gold, with vellum tips and paper sides blocked in three shades of metallic foil. Each copy contains a limitation spread with a tipped-in etching, hand-printed under the artistís supervision and signed by him with the limitation number. A wealth of new illustrations have been created by Charles van Sandwyk, and the book now contains 16 colour plates, all tipped in by hand, with gold edges and exquisite gold borders. Forty new pen-and-ink drawings have been added, including chapter heads and tails, as well as charming hand-drawn captions. New endpapers showing an architectural plan of Toad Hall have been printed by letterpress. The calligraphy has been printed letterpress by the Logan Press. Gilded top edge, 280 pages. Book size: 13" x 9¾". Presented in a cloth-bound solander box with gilt lettered title label. Bookseller Inventory # FS338
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