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The Wind in the Willows

Illustrator:
Arthur Rackham (British, London 1867–1939 Limpsfield, Surrey)
Author:
Kenneth Grahame (British (born Scotland), Edinburgh 1859–1932 Pangbourne, Berkshire)
Publisher:
The Limited Editions Club
Date:
1940
Medium:
Illustrations: photomechanical process
Dimensions:
11 5/16 × 7 7/8 × 1 3/16 in. (28.8 × 20 × 3 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Gift of Estate of Jane Erdmann Whitney, 1986
Accession Number:
1986.1145.25
Not on view
Inscription: Colophon on end page Inscribed in ink: "Bruce Rogers" [supervised by]; No. "1553" [of 2000]

Marking: Shelf location sticker [of Georgiana T. W. Erdmann or Jane Erdmann]: "Sec. K / Sh. 1"
Jane Erdmann Whitney (American, 1909–1985); Donor: The Estate of Jane Erdmann Whitney
Gettings, p. 181; Hudson, p. 173
Derek Hudson Arthur Rackham: His Life and Work. London, 1960, p. 173.

Roland Baughman The Centenary of Arthur Rackham's Birth, September 19, 1867: An appreciation of his genius and a catalogue of his original sketches, drawings and paintings in the Berol Collection. 1967, related drawings, p. 38.

Fred Gettings Arthur Rackham. New York, 1975, fig. no. 70, 146-7, pp. 88, 168-9, 181.



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