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THE TALE OF JOHNNY TOWN-MOUSE
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1506599
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. circa 1956. Slightly better than good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Grey boards, pictorial onlay to front cover and green titles. 58 pages. A little bumping to spine and corners, nicks to bottom edge of spine. Spine lightly browned but browner at base. Light brown marks to bottom edge of front cover. A few hinges cracked. Large pen inscription to front endpaper. Light marks to a couple of pages. Dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and chipped, loss from base of spine and a couple of bigger tears to front panel. Also grubby with tape residue to rear panel.

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THE TALE OF JOHNNY TOWN-MOUSE
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 2121591
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Fair condition.

Pictorial onlay to covers; white titles. 84 numbered pages. Colour illustrations. Split nearly all way down front side of spine; so webbing etc. underneath can be seen. Marks and wear to covers. Foxing to outer page edges. A few margin marks. A reading copy. No date or printer's code, quite an early reprint.

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THE TALE OF LITTLE PIG ROBINSON
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 2119700
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1930. Slightly better than very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt title. Brown vignette & lettering. Pictorial endpapers. 6 colour plates plus b/w drawings. Larger format than the other "Tales". 96 pages. Spine is faded, with a little bumping to base. Light crease to frontis. A few light marks to endpapers. A lovely copy!

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THE TALE OF THE PIE AND THE PATTY PAN
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 2119326
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1959. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Cream boards, red titles, pictorial onlay to front board. 75 numbered pages. Small format. Colour plates, b/w text illustrations. ISBN: 0723206082. Light page browning. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few tiny nicks; some grubby marks.

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THE TALE OF JOHNNY TOWN-MOUSE
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 2118591
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. Circa 1919. Very good condition.

Pictorial onlay to covers; white titles. 84 numbered pages. Colour illustrations. 2nd state. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Small indentation mark to top of rear cover. 1" split to base of spine; smaller split to other side. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. A few grubby marks.

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THE TALE OF TOM KITTEN
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1315136
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. 1st 1907. Almost very good condition.

Small format. Brown boards, white titles. Pictorial onlay to front board. 84 numbered pages. Spine and corners slightly bumped and faded. Some slight surface paper damage to front cover (obliterates last part of publisher name and edge of front cover). Name in ink to front endpaper. Some slight surface paper damage to a couple of page margins (where they were stuck together slightly). Light finger creases to page margins which are otherwise clean.

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THE TAILOR OF GLOUCESTER
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1315130
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. 1st 1903. Good condition.

Small format. Black boards, white lettering. 85 pages. Colour illustrations. Back strip is detached at rear edge, has 0.5" loss at top and is also split at front edge to lower half. Hinges are cracked but stitching still tight causing contents to be a little loose. A few small, light marks to page margins else contents clean.

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THE STORY OF MISS MOPPET
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1504915
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1969. Almost very good condition in a slightly better than good dustwrapper.

Beige boards with red titles and pictorial onlay. Small format. Colour illustrations. 34 numbered pages. ISBN: 0723206120. A little bumping to spine and corners. Crease to top corner of front cover. Covers and onlay slightly grubby. Homemade bookplate to verso of front endpaper. A few fox spots to contents. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn, grubby and foxed.

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THE TAILOR OF GLOUCESTER
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 1314780
Published by Frederick Warne & Co.. 1st 1903. Very good condition.

First edition, second printing with double-page endpaper used twice. Burgundy boards with white titles and onlay of the Tailor mouse on front cover. 85 pages. Small format. Beautiful colour illustrations throughout. The second book in the series of Beatrix Potter tales and Beatrix's personal favourite. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Inscription in ink to half -title page. Erased pencil writing to verso of frontis. A few light finger creases to pages otherwise contents are bright and clean. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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SIMPKIN AND THE TAILOR OF GLOUCESTER A MUSICAL PLAY
Written by John M. Phillips; Douglas Young.
Stock no. 2115997
Published by F. Warne & Co.. 1st 1992. Very good condition.

Based on The Tailor of Gloucester by Beatrix Potter, adapted for stage by John Phillips, music by Douglas Young. Large format. Red pictorial cardwraps. 95 pages. ISBN: 072324023X. Some fading to spine. Sticker glue mark to front cover.

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THE BEATRIX POTTER TREASURY
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 2115993
Published by St Michael. 1988. Very good condition.

The Tailor of Gloucester, The Tale of Tom Kitten, The Tale of the Flopsy Bunnies and The Tale of Pigling Bland in one volume. Large format. Green pictorial boards. Colour pictures throughout. 79 pages. Spine is faded with some bumping. Contents are excellent.

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THE BEATRIX POTTER ENGAGEMENT DIARY FOR 1993
Written by Beatrix Potter. Illustrated by Beatrix Potter.
Stock no. 2115982
Published by Frederick Warne. 1st 1992. Fine condition.

Large format. Colour pictorial boards. Part of Beatrix Potter's Country World series. A week to a page diary. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0723240078. Unused.

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