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The Tailor of Gloucester.
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POTTER, Beatrix.

The Tailor of Gloucester.

Published: London: Frederick Warne and Co., [c.1909]

Stock code: 109234

Price: £2,500

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Second deluxe binding, later impression, featuring the endpaper design introduced in July 1909. From the library of Winifred Warne, with her bookplate to the inner cover of the folding case.

Sextodecimo. Original green moiré cloth, titles and decoration to spine and front board gilt, pictorial label to front board, illustrated endpapers, all edges gilt. Housed in a custom red cloth folding case. Frontispiece and 26 colour illustrations by the author. Spine ends and tips rubbed, spine panel slightly discoloured, front hinge lightly creased; an excellent, bright copy.

Bibliography: Linder p. 423; not in Quinby.

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