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POTTER, Beatrix.

The Tale of Mrs. Tittlemouse.

London: Frederick Warne and Co., 1910 Stock Code: 130717
£2,000.00
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In the uncommon glassine jacket

First edition in the scarce jacket, only listing books published prior to 1910 and with the price of 1/- on the spine panel. The first two impressions of this work are indistinguishable.

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Description

Sextodecimo. Original blue paper-covered boards, titles to spine and front board white, pictorial label to front board, pictorial endpapers. With the printed glassine dust jacket.

Illustrations

Frontispiece and 26 colour illustrations by the author.

Condition

Gift inscription to front free endpaper. Spine minimally rolled, minor rubbing to extremities, edges of boards negligibly darkened, small trace of glue residue to pictorial label; a superb copy in the jacket with nicks and creasing to extremities, chips to head of spine and front flap fold.

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