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Grahame, Kenneth

The Wind in the Willows

Grahame, Kenneth - The Wind in the Willows, ebook

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The Wind in the Willows is a classic of children's literature by Kenneth Grahame, first published in 1908. Alternately slow moving and fast paced, it focuses on four anthropomorphised animal characters in a pastoral version of England. The novel is notable for its mixture of mysticism, adventure, morality, and camaraderie and celebrated for its evocation of the nature of the Thames valley. The classic story of how Rat, Mole, and the other river bankers saved Toad from his excesses. This book has it all: excitement, sentiment, destruction of private property (plenty of that), paganism, and a happy ending. The prose is beautiful and occasionally requires the use of a dictionary. Written as a children's story, The Wind in the Willows is enjoyed by many grown ups who relish Grahame's ability to evoke the long summer days of childhood.

Author(s)
Publisher
Saga Egmont
Publication year
2017
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
262 pages
Category
Novels
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9789176393512

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