The original and authorized edition, this single-volume contains The Complete Tales of Beatrix Potter. With all the original colored and black-and-white illustrations intact, this volume brings together twenty-three unabridged Peter Rabbit tales and verses. Stories are arranged in order of publication, and each has an introductory note about the history behind it. Four unpublished works are also included. 401 pages, hardcover with dustjacket; slipcase included.
This complete and unabridged collection contains all 23 of Beatrix Potter's Tales in one deluxe volume with all their original illustrations. The stories are arranged in the order in which they were first published so they may be read in their proper sequence. A special section at the end of this volume contains four additional works by Beatrix Potter that were not published during her lifetime. Beautifully reissued with a newly designed slipcase and jacketa truly stunning gift.
Beatrix Potter loved the countryside and spent much of her childhood drawing and studying animals. The Tale of Peter Rabbit¸ published in 1902, was her first book, expanded from an illustrated letter she had sent to a young friend. Beatrix Potter went on to publish more than 20 tales and collections of rhymes.