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118306
POTTER, Beatrix.

The Tailor of Gloucester.

Availability: In stock

Published: London Frederick Warne and Co., 1903

Stock Code: 118306

£1,500
OR On display in 100 Fulham Road

Notes

First trade edition, first impression, with a single-page pictorial endpaper occurring four times, which was replaced with double-page endpapers in later impressions. Eleven of the illustrations are repeated from the privately printed edition and 16 are entirely new for this edition. This trade edition was published in October 1903.

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Description

Sextodecimo. Original red boards, titles to front board and spine in white, pictorial label with illustration to front board, pictorial endpapers.

Illustrations

Frontispiece and 26 colour illustrations by the author.

Condition

Bookseller's stamp to head of front pastedown. Spine faded, light foxing to edges; an excellent copy.

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