The Tale of Jemima Puddle-Duck. Centenary Edition (2008)

Author: Beatrix Potter

Book ID: 66941

Price: 250.00

The Tale of Jemima Puddle-Duck Centenary Edition, 2008. Bound in cream pictorial cloth boards, lettered in gilt A fine bright copy. Housed in presentation box, which includes a four-page booklet on Beatrix Potter. With the original cardboard box with limitation label.

Limited Edition of 100 Numbered Sets, Issued to Commemorate the Centenary of the First Publication by Frederick Warne & Co., 1908.

“Poor Jemima. All she wants to do is lay her eggs in peace, and be allowed to hatch them herself. At last she flies off and finds the perfect place. Little does the silly duck realise that the charming gentleman who has lent her his woodshed is busily planning a delicious meal of . . . roast duck!”