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    Sale 5316

    Children's & Illustrated Books & Original Illustrations

    18 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 28

    POTTER, Beatrix (1866-1943). The Roly-Poly Pudding. London & New York: Frederick Warne, 1908. Small 4° (201 x 162mm). Half title, coloured frontispiece, 17 coloured full-page illustrations and 38 black and white illustrations by Beatrix Potter. Original red cloth, lettered in green and gold and with pictorial paper label showing a fat rat on front cover (head and tail of spine very lightly bumped). FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE. Linder p.191; Quinby 15.

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    POTTER, Beatrix (1866-1943). The Roly-Poly Pudding. London & New York: Frederick Warne, 1908. Small 4° (201 x 162mm). Half title, coloured frontispiece, 17 coloured full-page illustrations and 38 black and white illustrations by Beatrix Potter. Original red cloth, lettered in green and gold and with pictorial paper label showing a fat rat on front cover (head and tail of spine very lightly bumped). FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE. Linder p.191; Quinby 15.


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