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    Sale 5328

    Children's & Illustrated Books & Original Illustrations

    19 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 60

    POTTER, Beatrix (1866-1943). The Story of a Fierce Bad Rabbit. London: Frederick Warne & Co., November 1906. 12°. 14 coloured plates by Beatrix Potter on accordion leaf (some light staining and creasing). Original green cloth wallet with coloured pictorial label, tab (silver rubbed from tab, some light staining and rubbing, a little worn). Provenance: ?F. A. EVANS (signature), possibly Frank Evans (1897-1915), grandson of Edmund Evans, printer. FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE. Linder p.426; Osborne I, 379; Quinby 12.

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    POTTER, Beatrix (1866-1943). The Story of a Fierce Bad Rabbit. London: Frederick Warne & Co., November 1906. 12°. 14 coloured plates by Beatrix Potter on accordion leaf (some light staining and creasing). Original green cloth wallet with coloured pictorial label, tab (silver rubbed from tab, some light staining and rubbing, a little worn). Provenance: ?F. A. EVANS (signature), possibly Frank Evans (1897-1915), grandson of Edmund Evans, printer. FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE. Linder p.426; Osborne I, 379; Quinby 12.


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