The Tale of Beatrix Potter signed by Margaret Lane, 1st/1st, 1946

The Tale of Beatrix Potter signed by Margaret Lane, 1st/1st, 1946

£375.00Price

London:FrederickWarne & Co LTD, (1946). SIGNED. First edition. This copy is near fine. The slipcase is in very good++ condition with minor wear to the edges and corners. There is light fading to the bottom. The boards are clean and bold with bright gold illustrations. There are not any chips or tears. The text block is free from marks, browning or foxing. The pages are clean with very light browning. There are no previous owners ink marks. This is copy 92 out of 100. Signed by the author. Overall, this copy is in a collectible near fine condition.

 

Margaret's Lane biography recounts, with reference to letters and photographs, Beatrix Potter's sad childhood, her struggle for independence, her ill- fated love affair and happy marriage.