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The Wind in the Willows (Signet Classics)

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Hailed as one of the most enduringly popular works of the twentieth century, The Wind in the Willows is a classic of magical fancy and enchanting wit. Penned in lyrical prose, the adventures and misadventures of the books intrepid quartet of heroes—Mole, Water Rat, Badger, and, of course, the incorrigible Toad—raise fantasy to the level of myth. Reflecting the freshness of childhood wonder, the story still offers adults endless sophistication, substance, and depth. The animals world embodies the authors wry, whimsical, and unfailingly inventive imagination. It is a world that succeeding generations of both adult and young readers have found irresistible. But why say more? To use the words of the estimable Mr. Toad himself: “Travel, change, interest, excitement!...Come inside.”

With an Introduction by Luanne Rice

Synopsis:

A classic of magical fancy and enchanting wit, this children's tale follows the adventures of an intrepid quartet of heroes-Mole, Water Rat, Badger, and the incorrigible Toad.

Synopsis:

This children's classic follows the adventures of an intrepid quartet of heroes--Mole, Water Rat, Badger, and the incorrigible Toad. Includes a new Introduction by bestselling author Luanne Rice. Revised reissue.

About the Author

Kenneth Grahame (1859–1932) was born in Edinburgh, Scotland, and raised in Berkshire by his grandmother, whose house and garden would inspire the backdrop of his most famous work. His books of stories for children include Pagan Papers, The Golden Age, and Dream Days.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780451530141
Introduction:
Rice, Luanne
Publisher:
Signet Classics
Introduction by:
Rice, Luanne
Introduction:
Rice, Luanne
Illustrator:
Taso, Alex
Author:
Grahame, Kenneth
Author:
Rice, Luanne
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Copyright:
Edition Description:
MM Picture Book
Series:
Signet Classics
Publication Date:
20060431
Binding:
MASS MARKET
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
6.76x4.22x.67 in. .26 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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Product details 240 pages Signet Classics - English 9780451530141 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , A classic of magical fancy and enchanting wit, this children's tale follows the adventures of an intrepid quartet of heroes-Mole, Water Rat, Badger, and the incorrigible Toad.
"Synopsis" by , This children's classic follows the adventures of an intrepid quartet of heroes--Mole, Water Rat, Badger, and the incorrigible Toad. Includes a new Introduction by bestselling author Luanne Rice. Revised reissue.
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