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The annotated Wind in the willows

Author: Kenneth Grahame; Annie Gauger
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Co., ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In addition to remarkable notes on automobiles (Toad drove an Armstrong Hardcastle Special Eight), picnics, Gypsies, caravans, old English mansions, peculiar dukes, and even modern manifestations (Disney's "Mr. Toad's Wild Ride"), scholar Annie Gauger has uncovered extraordinary new material on Kenneth Grahame, his troubled family life, and the origins of the story. Her preface puts Grahame's work in historical and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Nature stories
Fantasy fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Kenneth Grahame; Kenneth Grahame; Kenneth Grahame; Kenneth Grahame
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth Grahame; Annie Gauger
ISBN: 9780393057744 0393057747
OCLC Number: 286490485
Description: lxxxiv, 384 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm
Contents: The river bank --
The open road --
The wild wood --
Mr. Badger --
Dulce domum --
Mr. Toad --
The piper at the gates of dawn --
Toad's adventures --
Wayfarers all --
The further adventures of toad --
"Like summer tempests came his tears" --
The return of Ulysses --
The letters.
Other Titles: Wind in the willows
Responsibility: Kenneth Grahame ; introduction by Brian Jacques ; edited with a preface and notes by Annie Gauger.

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To celebrate The Wind in the Willows, scholar Annie Gauger offers this beautifully illustrated edition of Kenneth Grahame's classic-complete with rare photographs of the Grahames, their friends, and  Read more...

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"[Jacques' introduction is] a paean to the story and its heroes that is in delightful harmony with the book's spirit...richly illustrated throughout." -- Katherine A. Powers - Boston Globe Read more...

 
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