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THE TALE OF MRS TITTLEMOUSE

Written by Beatrix Potter
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.

THE TALE OF MRS. TITTLEMOUSE
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1979. Hardback. Small format.

Cream boards with dark red titles and pictorial onlay. Small format. 58 numbered pages. Colour illustrations.

Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper. Small mark to front cover. A little foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with some uneven browning and foxspots.

Stock no. 2129987

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THE TALE OF MRS. TITTLEMOUSE
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Published by Frederick Warne; The Penguin Group. 1st. 2010. Hardback.

Limited Edition Cased Set, special numbered edition of 100 sets to commemorate the centenary of the first publication in 1910. Small format book with cream cloth and silver titles. 56 numbered pages, all edges gilt. With explanatory leaflet giving a brief biography of Beatrix Potter and the history of the publication of The Tale of Mrs. Tittlemouse. Contained in a brown hinged box with silver title and hexagon onlay to front. Also includes a brown leather foil-blocked bookmark.

Fine condition. It is unlikely the book has ever been opened (still very tightly bound). Presentation box protected by a white cardboard slip band and still contained in original packaging box (with ltd edn details label to front), 'cotton' (referring to cloth binding) has been written in blue biro to top. This is copy no. 59. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

Stock no. 1316329

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THE TALE OF MRS. TITTLEMOUSE
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st. 1910. Hardback.

Cream boards, onlay to front, green titles. 84 pages. 5.75 x 4.25". Colour plates.

Very good condition. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. Nick to top edge of spine, very tiny splits to bottom edge. Covers and spine slightly grubby with some light browning/foxing. Browning to edges of endpapers. A couple of hinges starting to crack but binding is firm. Christmas label, with ink inscription, to verso of frontis. Small piece of surface paper damage near spine edge of page 15, looks like been stuck to page opposite. A few small marks/fingermarks to contents but generally they are clean.

Stock no. 1506619

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THE TALE OF MRS. TITTLEMOUSE
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. 1st. 1910. Hardback. Small format.

Blue-grey boards, white lettering. Hexagonal pictorial onlay of the little mouse on front cover. Date on title page. First two printings believed to be identical. 16mo. 84 pages. Double-page endpaper occuring twice.

Very good condition. Spine and corners bumped, slight fading to spine and tiny touch-ups at top and bottom. Joints were cracked and have been neatly repaired. Some slight surface paper damage to top edge of rear pastedown. Pale page edge browning and some very light finger creases to page margins otherwise contents clean.

Stock no. 1314191

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