POTTER, Beatrix.

The Tale of Benjamin Bunny.

£975

The Tale of Benjamin Bunny.

London, Frederick Warne & Co., 1904.

In stock

Description

The continued adventures of Peter Rabbit. Benjamin Bunny had appeared as a character in the manuscript of Peter Rabbit but did not make it through to the published version.

Description

First edition, first or second printing with “we” in roman and “muffatees” to p.15, 16mo., colour frontispiece, plain title vignette and 26 plates, pictorial endpapers, publisher’s tan boards with mounted colour illustration, spine darkened and peripheral toning and rubbing to upper board, faint contemporary gift inscription to upper paste-down, dated the same year as publication, a very good copy indeed.

Bibliography

Linder p.424; Quinby 6.

 

Stock ID: 97057