The Tale Of Mr Tod

POTTER, BEATRIX.

£450.00

Publisher

Frederick Warne and Co.

Place

London

Date

1912

Item Description

First edition, 12mo. 5.6 X 4.25 inches. 94 pp. Dull grey publishers boards with green lettering and colour onlay to the upper cover. A very good example, covers, spine and contents fine. Colour frontis and colour plates throughout by the author. A very slightly used example of the first edition. It could be either the first or second issue as they are indistinguishable, both having the date on the title page. This copy has all the issue points, - dedication to William Francis of Ulva-someday! corrected in later editions to, 'Francis William of Ulva-someday!' Text p. 27 reads, 'refreshment', p. 75 'something-much dinged in, in the middle', p. 90 lacks upside down question mark in phrase 'amongst the wreckage' First edition endpapers. Linder p212

[Stock No. 27056]

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