London, South Kensington
30 November 2005
POTTER, Beatrix (1866-1943). The Tale of Jemima Puddle-Duck. London: Frederick Warne, 1908. 16°. Half title, coloured frontispiece and 26 coloured plates by Beatrix Potter. Original green boards with coloured pictorial label on upper cover. Provenance: "A.S.R., 1908" (initials on front pastedown) -- bookseller's blindstamp to front free endpaper. FIRST EDITION. Linder p.427; Osborne I, p.381; Quinby 14.
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