London: Frederick Warne and Co., 1910. Item #03870
First Edition of “Mrs. Tittlemouse”
POTTER, Beatrix. The Tale of Mrs. Tittlemouse. London: Frederick Warne and Co., 1910.
First edition. Twelvemo (5 7/16 x 4 1/8 inches; 139 x 105 mm.). 84, , [1, blank] pp. Color frontispiece and twenty-six color plates (included in pagination). Black and white vignette on title-page.
Original blue boards ruled and lettered in white on front cover and lettered in white on spine. Color pictorial label on front cover within a hexagonal blind panel with a border in blind. Color pictorial endpapers (Quinby Plate X). Minimal Some light rubbing to lower joint, spine extremities and corners. An excellent copy.
Linder, p. 429. Quinby 18. V & A 1619.