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POTTER, Beatrix.

The Tale of the Flopsy Bunnies.

Availability: In stock

Published: London Frederick Warne & Co., 1909

Stock Code: 133597

£950
OR On display in 100 Fulham Road

Notes

First edition, one of two indistinguishable printings of July and October 1909. The notice-board that appears in the illustration on p. 14 reads "Peter Rabbit & Mother - Florists - Gardens neatly razed. Borders devastated by the night or year"; this was replaced from the third impression onwards to avoid difficulty for foreign translators. The trade issue was bound in both brown and green paper-backed boards, without priority.

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Description

Sextodecimo. Original brown boards, illustrated label to front cover, titles to spine and front cover in white, pictorial endpapers.

Illustrations

With 27 colour full-page illustrations.

Condition

Small ownership stamp to front pastedown. Spine lightly sunned, rear joint cracked but holding. A very good copy.

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