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    Sale 5309

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts

    2 June 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 295

    POTTER, Beatrix. The Tale of the Flopsy Bunnies. London: Frederick Warne, "Copyright 1909" on verso of title [but later]. Half title, 27 coloured plates by Beatrix Potter. Original tan boards lettered in green with coloured pictorial label mounted on upper cover (corners lightly rubbed). cf. Linder p.428; Quinby 16. PRESENTATION COPY, the half title inscribed, "For Elizabeth Ann Byers, Christmas 1939, 'Beatrix Potter'."

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    POTTER, Beatrix. The Tale of the Flopsy Bunnies. London: Frederick Warne, "Copyright 1909" on verso of title [but later]. Half title, 27 coloured plates by Beatrix Potter. Original tan boards lettered in green with coloured pictorial label mounted on upper cover (corners lightly rubbed). cf. Linder p.428; Quinby 16. PRESENTATION COPY, the half title inscribed, "For Elizabeth Ann Byers, Christmas 1939, 'Beatrix Potter'."


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