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RARE 1903 THE TALE OF SQUIRREL NUTKIN Beatrix Potter 1st American Edition Warne

RARE 1903 THE TALE OF SQUIRREL NUTKIN Beatrix Potter 1st American Edition Warne

RARE 1903 THE TALE OF SQUIRREL NUTKIN Beatrix Potter 1st American Edition Warne   RARE 1903 THE TALE OF SQUIRREL NUTKIN Beatrix Potter 1st American Edition Warne

OFFERING a FIRST AMERICAN U. EDITION OF "THE TALE OF SQUIRREL NUTKIN" BY BEATRIX POTTER. SEE VIEWS ABOVE PUBLISHED 1903 BY FREDERICK WARNE & CO. 36 East 22nd Street NEW YORK.

VERY GOOD OVERALL ANTIQUARIAN CONDITION WITH "AS IS" SPINE. NEAT GIFT INSCRIPTION ON FRONT INSIDE FREE PAGE "Margaret from Uncle Norman Christmas 1903" VERIFYING THAT THIS WAS GIVEN IN 1903 AS A GIFT PRINTED AT "SCHLUETER PRINTING COMPANY NEW YORK" (PRINTED ON INSIDE BACK OF THE LAST PAGE AT THE LOWER RIGHT EDGE) GREY PAPER COVERED BOARDS WITH SPINE MISSING. TITLE ON COVER BOARD IN LIGHT GREY. THE COVER BOARD HAS A ROUND DECORATIVE PASTE-ON SHOWING THE "SQUIRREL" DANCING. THIS IS SET WITHIN A BLIND STAMPED CIRCLE.

THE COVER IS REMARKABLY WELL PRESERVED BOTH FRONT & BACK FREE END PAPERS ARE FINE AND EXACTLY THE SAME NOT FACING IN DIFFERENT DIRECTIONS NOT MIRROR IMAGES NOT DIFFERENT IMAGES. 27 WONDERFUL PLATE ILLUSTRATIONS ON ONE SIDE ONLY ALL PAGES PRESENT AND ACCOUNTED FOR PAGES ARE NUMBERED AT THE BOTTOM AND THE NUMBERING INCLUDES THE BLANK BACKS OF THE ILLUSTRATIONS. A TRUE FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. I HAVE A TOTAL OF 34 PICTURES OF THIS BOOK AVAILABLE. IF YOU'D LIKE TO SEE MORE PLEASE ASK.

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  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Subject: Children's
  • Topic: Fairy Tales & Fantasy
  • Special Attributes: 1st American Edition
  • Origin: English
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
  • Year Printed: 1903
  • Author: Beatrix Potter
  • Language: English
  • Original/Facsimile: Original
  • Publisher: Warne
  • Place of Publication: New York


RARE 1903 THE TALE OF SQUIRREL NUTKIN Beatrix Potter 1st American Edition Warne   RARE 1903 THE TALE OF SQUIRREL NUTKIN Beatrix Potter 1st American Edition Warne