The Tale of Peter Rabbit and Beatrix Potter Anniversary Edition

The Tale of Peter Rabbit and Beatrix Potter Anniversary Edition

4.4 (143 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author) 

List price: US$17.50

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks

Description

The World of Peter Rabbit and Beatrix Potter celebrates 110 years since the publication of The Tale of Peter Rabbit by Beatrix Potter. It has a beautifully designed gold foil jacket and is the perfect gift for Beatrix Potter fans and collectors alike.

This illustrated reference book looks at Beatrix Potter's childhood, and at the story behind how The Tale of Peter Rabbit, Beatrix Potter's best-loved tale, came to be written. Since his first appearance in a professionally printed edition, 110 years before the publication of this book, Peter Rabbit has been captivating the imaginations of children around the world. Hundreds of editions of Peter's adventures have been published around the globe, making him arguably the world's most famous rabbit, and placing him among the most enduring characters in children's literature.
show more

Product details

  • 0-5
  • Hardback | 48 pages
  • 106.68 x 142.24 x 10.16mm | 90.72g
  • Warne
  • United Kingdom
  • English
  • Illustrations (chiefly col.)
  • 0723267669
  • 9780723267669
  • 489,772

About Beatrix Potter

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.
show more

Rating details

143 ratings
4.4 out of 5 stars
5 58% (83)
4 27% (38)
3 14% (20)
2 1% (1)
1 1% (1)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X