Grahame, KennethThe Wind In The Willows New York Heritage Press 1940 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾ Arthur Rackham Bluish-purple hardback with gold illustration and faded gold print on spine. Fraying to edges of boards. Fading to spine and light fading to edges of boards. A number of small white dots on front cover; small "ring" impression on back cover. Cover in Fair to Good condition. Short gift inscription in ink on top of ffep. Paste-on illustration on ffep. Separation between front endpapers (about 4" from the bottom edge, upwards). Pages are dyed red. Pages tight; clean/unmarked. 190 pages. Numerous color illustrations by Arthur Rackham. Introduction by A. A. Milne. From The Heritage Illustrated Bookshelf. This editon copyright 1940, by the Limited Editions Club, Inc. Book itself is Very Good Plus or better condition.
Kipling, RudyardCaptains Courageous London Macmillan & Co 1897 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall I. W. Taber Dark blue hardback with gold print and illustration on front and spine. Gold gilt page edges. Cocking to book. Rubbing/wear to some areas of boards. Some separation between end papers. Some foxing to pages. Pages are mostly tight but book will lay open. Pages are unmarked but a few have dirty marks. 245 pages. First Edition, Second Printing, November 1897.