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    The Tale of Peter Rabbit Board Book (Potter) (Board book) By (author) Beatrix Potter

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    DescriptionNot suitable for children under 2 years of age "The Tale of Peter Rabbit" is the original classic by Beatrix Potter. "The Tale of Peter Rabbit" was first published by Frederick Warne in 1902 and endures as Beatrix Potter's most popular and well-loved tale. It tells the story of a very mischievous rabbit and the trouble he encounters in Mr McGregor's vegetable garden! This edition uses the classic content of the original tale in a sturdy board book format - perfect for little hands! Beatrix Potter is regarded as one of the world's best-loved children's authors of all time. From her first book, "The Tale of Peter Rabbit", published by Frederick Warne in 1902, she went on to create a series of stories based around animal characters including "Mrs. Tiggy-winkle", "Benjamin Bunny", "Jemima Puddle-duck", "Mr. Jeremy Fisher" and "Tom Kitten". Her humorous, lively tales and beautiful illustrations have become a natural part of childhood. With revenue from the sales of her books, Beatrix Potter bought a farm - Hill Top - in the English Lake District, where she later became a farmer and prize-winning sheep breeder. She launched the now vast merchandise programme by patenting the very first Peter Rabbit doll in 1903. The product range continues to grow today with licences around the world including baby clothing and bedding, nursery decor products and collectables. Upon her death, Beatrix Potter left 14 farms and over 4000 acres of Lake District farmland to the National Trust so that the place that she loved would remain undeveloped and protected for future generations to enjoy. Today Beatrix Potter's original 23 tales are still published by Frederick Warne, alongside a wide range of other formats including baby books, activity books and gift and sound books. "The Tale of Peter Rabbit" is number one in Beatrix Potter's series of 23 little books. Look out for the rest! "The Tale of Peter Rabbit"; "The Tale of Squirrel Nutkin"; "The Tailor of Gloucester"; "The Tale of Benjamin Bunny"; "The Tale of Two Bad Mice"; "The Tale of Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle"; "The Tale of Mr. Jeremy Fisher"; "The Tale of Tom Kitten"; "The Tale of Jemima Puddle-Duck"; "The Tale of the Flopsy Bunnies"; "The Tale of Mrs. Tittlemouse"; "The Tale of Timmy Tiptoes"; "The Tale of Johnny Town-Mouse"; "The Tale of Mr. Tod"; "The Tale of Pigling Bland"; "The Tale of Samuel Whiskers"; "The Tale of The Pie and the Patty-Pan"; "The Tale of Ginger and Pickles"; "The Tale of Little Pig Robinson"; "The Story of a Fierce Bad Rabbit"; "The Story of Miss Moppet"; "Appley Dapply's Nursery Rhymes"; and, "Cecily Parsley's Nursery Rhymes".


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    Title
    The Tale of Peter Rabbit Board Book
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Beatrix Potter
    Physical properties
    Format: Board book
    Number of pages: 24
    Width: 148 mm
    Height: 154 mm
    Thickness: 14 mm
    Weight: 222 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780723257936
    ISBN 10: 0723257930
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: EY, BOB
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: Y1.1
    BIC subject category V2: YBC, YBCH
    BISAC V2.8: JUV001000
    BIC subject category V2: YBCB
    DC22: 823.92
    BIC children’s book marketing category: A3K69
    DC22: E
    B&T Book Type: EF
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 12100
    Libri: ENGM3100, BILD4700, ENGL1805
    B&T Approval Code: X01011000
    Ingram Subject Code: CH
    BISAC V2.8: JUV002210
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Merchandise Category: KNV
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 04
    B&T General Subject: 211
    BISAC V2.8: JUV007000
    Libri: BILD4900, OSTE3600
    B&T Approval Code: X05161514
    LC classification: PZ7. T1533 2007
    Thema V1.0: YFP, YBCB, YBCH
    BIC E4L: EB
    Illustrations note
    chiefly col. Illustrations
    Publisher
    Penguin Books Ltd
    Imprint name
    Frederick Warne Publishers Ltd
    Publication date
    01 June 2007
    Publication City/Country
    London
    Author Information
    Written and illustrated by Beatrix Potter (1866-1943). Her passion for the natural world lay behind the creation of her famous little books. A particular source of inspiration was the Lake District where she lived for the last thirty years of her life as a farmer and conservationist.
    Review quote
    A tale that stands the test of time -- Mother of Emily, aged 20 months Mother & Baby 20090701 A beautifully illustrated family book -- Mother of Amelia, 22 months Mother & Baby 20090701
    Product safety notice
    Not suitable for children under 2 years of age