The Intelligent Mr Toad: Kenneth Grahame


The clever men at Oxford
Know all that there is to be knowed
But they none of them know half as much
As intelligent Mr Toad!

Kenneth Grahame, 1859-1932

The Wind in the Willows 1908

The illustration is from the original book, via Wikimedia

About layanglicana

Author of books on Calcutta, Delhi and Dar es Salaam, I am now blogging as a lay person about the Church of England and the Anglican Communion. I am also blogging about the effects of World War One on the village of St Mary Bourne, Hampshire.
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