The Tale of Benjamin Bunny.Frederick Warne & Co., London , 1904 Stock Code: 121248
NotesFirst edition, deluxe issue, first impression. As in the trade issue this copy has the following first impression variants on page 15: "muffatees" (as opposed to "muffetees" in second issue onward), "we" in Roman type (as opposed to italics in second issue onward).
Sextodecimo. Original light brown moiré cloth expertly recased, titles to spine and front board in gilt, elaborate floral decoration to front board in gilt, pictorial label to front board, illustrated endpapers, edges gilt.
Colour frontispiece and 26 colour illustrations by the author.
Gift inscription to front free endpaper. Spine minimally cocked, rubbing to extremities, touch of wear to very tips, crease to upper tip of frontispiece; a very good copy indeed.
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