14 December 2000
POTTER, Beatrix. Ginger & Pickles. London: Frederick Warne and Co., 1909.
8o (177 x 137 mm). Title vignette, 10 color illustrations, and numerous text illustrations. Original tan paper boards, upper cover with mounted color pictorial label, front cover and spine lettered and decorated in green, color pictorial endpapers (Quinby VIII [at front] and IX [at rear]); IN THE RARE ORIGINAL PRINTED GLASSINE DUST JACKET (some minor wear and chipping at edges).
FIRST EDITION, printed in either October or November, 1909. Linder, p. 428; Quinby 17(1).
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