The Wind In The Willows

Author: Kenneth Grahame
Publisher: Illustrated Classic
ISBN: 9781684120338
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A classic story of adventure, friendship, and morality beloved by generations of readers.

The Wind In The Willows Illustrated By Arthur Rackham

Author: Kenneth Grahame
Publisher: Read Books Ltd
ISBN: 1473365201
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‘The Wind in the Willows’ is a true classic of Children’s literature. It was penned by Kenneth Grahame (1859 – 1932) and first published in 1908. Alternately slow moving and fast paced, it focuses on four anthropomorphised animal characters in a traditional bucolic version of the English Thames valley. ‘The Wind in the Willows’ is a novel notable for its adventure, mysticism, morality and unceasing camaraderie; loved and appreciated more than a century after its initial publication. This text contains an introduction by A. A. Milne, the famed author of ‘Whinnie the Pooh’ and various other Children’s poems. It is also accompanied by a series of dazzling colour illustrations by Arthur Rackham (1867-1939). One of the most celebrated painters of the British Golden Age of Illustration (which encompassed the years from 1850 until the start of the First World War), Rackham’s artistry is quite simply, unparalleled. Throughout his career, he developed a unique stule, combining haunting humour with dream-like romance. Presented alongside the text of ‘Wind in the Willows’, his illustrations further refine and elucidate Grahame’s masterful storytelling. Pook Press celebrates the great ‘Golden Age of Illustration‘ in children’s literature – a period of unparalleled excellence in book illustration. We publish rare and vintage Golden Age illustrated books, in high-quality colour editions, so that the masterful artwork and story-telling can continue to delight both young and old.

The Wind In The Willows Illustrated Edition

Author: Kenneth Grahame
Publisher: Мультимедийное издательство Стрельбицкого
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The fairy tale "Wind in the Willows" will certainly be appreciated not only by children but also by adults. It consists of funny and fascinating stories about four friends: Mole, Rat, Mr. Toud and Badger. The life of these funny little animals is full of adventures. They even have to engage in an unequal battle with ferrets, weasels and ermines to free Mr. Toud's seized home. But what happened next?

Wind In The Willows

Author: Kenneth Grahame
Publisher: ABDO
ISBN: 1616411678
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In Kenneth Graham's classic tale of the River Bank, Mole, Rat, Toad, and Badger make friends, have fun, and get into trouble in the Wild Wood. When Toad is imprisoned for stealing a car, the friends find themselves in a fight for Toad Hall. Follow the whimsical adventures of the Wild Wood in the Calico Illustrated Classics adaptation of Grahame's The Wind in the Willows. Calico Chapter Books is an imprint of Magic Wagon, a division of ABDO Group. Grades 3-8.

Der Wind In Den Weiden

Author: Kenneth Grahame
Publisher:
ISBN: 9783314104039
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"Zum Teufel mit dem Fruhjahrsputz!" Der scheue Maulwurf verlasst seine Behausung. SO beginnt eines der groSSten Abenteuer im Kinderbuch. DIe fantastische Geschichte um den Maulwurf, die Ratte, den Kroterich und den Dachs wurde zu einem der bekanntesten Kinderbuchklassiker der Welt. SEbastian Meschenmoser hat das Leben am Fluss beeindruckend ins Bild gesetzt.

The Illustrators Of The Wind In The Willows 1908 2008

Author: Carolyn Hares-Stryker
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN:
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"Read by children around the world since 1908, each edition of The Wind in the Willows is fondly remembered for its exceptional illustrations by artists such as Arthur Rackham, Ernest Shepard, Inga Moore, Robert Ingpenas. Over 90 artists are profiled, providing an overview of his life and artistic approach. A number of illustrations accompany most entries"--Provided by publisher.

Wind In The Willows And Other Stories

Author: Kenneth Grahame
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1684127777
Size: 52.29 MB
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A timeless collection of stories told with a focus on children’s perspectives. Kenneth Grahame’s The Wind in the Willows is an enduring classic of children’s literature, and has been beloved by readers of all ages since its publication in 1908. In addition to the delightful tale about the adventures of Mole, Ratty, Badger, and Toad—illustrated in full color by Arthur Rackham—this volume includes more than two dozen short stories from Grahame’s collections The Golden Age (1895) and Dream Days (1898), the latter of which contains Grahame’s most famous short story, “The Reluctant Dragon.” With an emphasis on childhood perspectives and often devoid of adult sentimentalities, Grahame’s stories focus on the concerns of youth—a focus that makes these stories endure in the hearts and minds of today's readers.