Title THE TALES OF BEATRIX POTTER. 23 VOLUMES IN 2 SLIPCASES.
Binding Hard Cover
Book Condition Fine
Publisher London Folio Society 2002
Illustrator Beatrix Potter.
Seller ID 29393
23 volumes in 2 slipcases - each volume approx. 5 3/4" H, bound in cloth (using several different colours), with gilt lettering on spines and front boards, top edges gilt. Each volume has a colour pastedown on front board with gilt border, pictorial endpapers and Beatrix Potter's wonderful b&w and colour illustrations. The slipcases are dark blue with gilt titling and colour pastedown on front panels. Set #1 contains: The Tale of Peter Rabbit; The Tale of Squirrel Nutkin; The Tailor of Gloucester; The Tale of Benjamin Bunny; The Tale of Two Bad Mice; The Tale of Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle; The Tale of the Pie and the Patty-Pan; The Tale of Mr. Jeremy Fisher; The Story of Miss Moppet; The Tale of Jemima Puddle-Duck; The Tale of the Flopsy Bunnies; The Tale of Pigling Bland. Set # 2 contains: The Story of a Fierce Bad Rabbit; The Tale of Tom Kitten; The Tale of Samuel Whiskers; The Tale of Ginger and Pickles; The Tale of Mrs. Tittlemouse; The Tale of Timmy Tiptoes; The Tale of Mr. Tod; Appley Dapply's Nursery Rhymes; The Tale of Johnny Town-Mouse; Cecily Parsley's Nursery Rhymes; The Tale of Little Pig Robinson. Set # 2 slipcase has a tiny dent on the top front edge, and is slightly narrower than the Set #1slipcase. Because of this, the spines in Set #2 do not sit totally flat - please see picture. All books are in Fine condition. Slipcases are in Near Fine condition.