Sale 18BP01 | Lot 74

POTTER, BEATRIX The Tailor of Gloucester.

Catalogue: Rare Books, Autographs & Maps

Lot Details

Lot 74
POTTER, BEATRIX The Tailor of Gloucester.
London: Warne, 1903. First published edition, first printing, with the correct endpapers. Original dark red boards with color pictorial label on front cover. 5 1/2 x 4 inches (14 x 10 cm); frontispiece and 26 color plates. Neat early ink inscription (1905) on front free endpaper, light rubbing, spine slightly toned, with a Sotheran's book label tipped-in at front. Press crease at inner margin of the plate at page 14, just touching the image.
Quinby 4.


Estimate: $300 - $500
Sold for $687 (includes buyer's premium)

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Estimate: $300 - $500
Sold for $687 (includes buyer's premium)

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Rare Books, Autographs & Maps

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