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    Sale 5328

    Children's & Illustrated Books & Original Illustrations

    19 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 63

    POTTER, Beatrix (1866-1943). The Tailor of Gloucester. London: Frederick Warne and Co., October 1903. 12°. Half title, coloured frontispiece and 26 plates by Beatrix Potter. Original maroon paper boards with coloured pictorial label mounted on upper cover, upper cover and spine lettered in white. Provenance: bookseller's blindstamp on front free endpaper. FIRST PUBLISHED EDITION, FIRST ISSUE. Linder p.423; Osborne I, 381; Quinby 4.

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    POTTER, Beatrix (1866-1943). The Tailor of Gloucester. London: Frederick Warne and Co., October 1903. 12°. Half title, coloured frontispiece and 26 plates by Beatrix Potter. Original maroon paper boards with coloured pictorial label mounted on upper cover, upper cover and spine lettered in white. Provenance: bookseller's blindstamp on front free endpaper. FIRST PUBLISHED EDITION, FIRST ISSUE. Linder p.423; Osborne I, 381; Quinby 4.


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