The Tale of Peter Rabbit (1947)
Book ID: 64223
The Tale of Peter Rabbit. London; Warne & Co. Ltd., . Pp, 59. A nice bright copy in beige paper covered boards with illustration of Peter Rabbit to front cover.
Fully illustrated in colour by the author.
The first book by Beatrix Potter was privately printed in 1901 after several publishers’ rejections. The first trade issue was published by Frederick Warne & Co. in 1902, and its success ensured multiple reprints were issued in the years immediately following.