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“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.

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“NOW, MY DEARS… DON’T GO INTO MR. MCGREGOR’S GARDEN”

POTTER, Beatrix. Tale of Peter Rabbit. London and New York, 1902.

First trade edition—among the earliest issues, with first-state text and earliest endpapers—of Potter’s first book, one of the most popular of not only her but also all children’s tales, with 30 charming color illustrations. $20,000.

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“CECILY PARSLEY LIVED IN A PEN, AND BREWED GOOD ALE FOR GENTLEMEN…”

POTTER, Beatrix. Cecily Parsley's Nursery Rhymes. London and New York, circa 1922. First edition of Potter’s second and last book of rhymes, and the last of her books to be published in the familiar "Peter Rabbit" format. $1600.

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