New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1961. Ernest H. Shepard. First Expanded Illustrated Edition. Embossed cloth. Small 8vo (8" x 5 3/4"), pale green cloth with black lettering on spine & green-embossed Shepard illustration of Toad descending steps to meet mole, badger, and Ratty, includes all of the original Ernest H. Shepard B&W illustrations newly reproduced plus SIX NEW ILLUSTRATIONS by the renowned illustrator & "A [green] map of the wild wood and surrounding country" [as double-spread frontispiece though not as endpapers], Preface by Shepard, [xii} + 259 pages. Fine / Fine. Item #2147
The First English Edition appeared in 1931; the American followed shortly thereafter. This EXPANDED ILLUSTRATED EDITION with SIX NEW DRAWINGS BY ERNEST H. SHEPARD is part of "The Willow Library"--thus imprinted on the free front endpaper.