Item #54743 The Tale of Peter Rabbit. BEATRIX POTTER, Retold for Little Children to, Edna Aldredge, Jessie McKee.
The Tale of Peter Rabbit.

The Tale of Peter Rabbit.

Peat, Fern Bisel (illus).
Cleveland, Ohio. Harter Publishing Co., 1931.
16 numbered pages plus color pictorial card covers,oversized booklet 13 x 9 1/4 inches with 8 full page color illustrations by Peat. Previous owner's name neatly written on inside front cover, light creasing to lower corners of card covers, very occasional light soiling, one tiny tear at page edge. Overall very good, bright condition. The story of Peter who, unlike sisters Flopsy, Mopsy, and Cotton-tail, disobeys his mother and goes into Mr. McGregor's garden. Mother had warned her brood "Your father had an accident there. He was put into a pie by Mrs. McGregor." Agonizing tension ensues. In this first edition featuring illustrations by Fern Bisel Peat the color illustrations are reproduced in very clear, bright colors. Item #54743

Price: $61.00