New York, East
16 April 1997
POTTER, BEATRIX. The Pie and the Patty-Pan. London: Frederick Warne and Co., 1905. 10 color plates and 20 black-and-white text illustrations. Small 4to, original brown paper boards, upper cover with inset circular color pictorial label, mottled lavender endpapers, a few breaks at spine ends, minor wear to extremities; some slight browning to endpapers (as usual), some minor marginal foxing or browning. FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE. Linder, p. 425; V & A 1543.
Findis, small oval ink stamp on front free endpaper.
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