“MY OWN FAVORITE AMONGST MY LITTLE BOOKS”
POTTER, Beatrix. Tailor of Gloucester. London, December, 1902.
True first edition, one of only 500 privately printed copies, of Potter’s second book, which she called “my own favorite amongst my little books,” with frontispiece and 15 illustrations in color, three of which do not appear in the first trade edition of October, 1903. Inscribed, “To Isabel Roget with love from Beatrix Potter, Christmas 1902.” $25,000.