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    Sale 5822

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including the Works of Charles Dickens

    1 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 225

    POTTER, Beatrix (1866-1943). The Tale of Tom Kitten. London: Frederick Warne and Co., 1907. 12°. Half title, coloured frontispiece and 26 coloured plates by Beatrix Potter. Original tan cloth with coloured pictorial label on upper cover and lettered in white. Provenance: Helen Bantrum (early signature). A FINE COPY OF THE FIRST EDITION. Linder p.427; Quinby 13.

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    POTTER, Beatrix (1866-1943). The Tale of Tom Kitten. London: Frederick Warne and Co., 1907. 12°. Half title, coloured frontispiece and 26 coloured plates by Beatrix Potter. Original tan cloth with coloured pictorial label on upper cover and lettered in white. Provenance: Helen Bantrum (early signature). A FINE COPY OF THE FIRST EDITION. Linder p.427; Quinby 13.

    With the same author's The Tale of the Flopsy Bunnies (London, 1909). A FINE COPY OF THE FIRST EDITION. (2)


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    Please note that both volumes are in the original paper-covered boards and not cloth bound as described in the catalogue.