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    Sale 5309

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts

    2 June 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 296

    POTTER, Beatrix. The Tale of Ginger & Pickles. London: Frederick Warne, [1930 or later]. 12°. Half title, 10 coloured plates by Beatrix Potter, illustrations (some very light spotting). Original tan boards lettered in green with coloured pictorial label mounted on upper cover (spine darkened). cf. Linder p.428; Quinby 17. PRESENTATION COPY, the half title inscribed, "For Elizabeth Anne [Byers] with love, on her birthday, Beatrix Potter, Sept. 7th, 1941."

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    POTTER, Beatrix. The Tale of Ginger & Pickles. London: Frederick Warne, [1930 or later]. 12°. Half title, 10 coloured plates by Beatrix Potter, illustrations (some very light spotting). Original tan boards lettered in green with coloured pictorial label mounted on upper cover (spine darkened). cf. Linder p.428; Quinby 17. PRESENTATION COPY, the half title inscribed, "For Elizabeth Anne [Byers] with love, on her birthday, Beatrix Potter, Sept. 7th, 1941."


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