Tale of Mr. Tod, The. Beatrix POTTER.
Tale of Mr. Tod, The
Tale of Mr. Tod, The
Tale of Mr. Tod, The
Tale of Mr. Tod, The
Tale of Mr. Tod, The
Tale of Mr. Tod, The
Tale of Mr. Tod, The

Tale of Mr. Tod, The

New York: Frederick Warne and Co., 1912. Item #03878

First American Edition of The Tale of Mr. Tod
In the Original Glassine Wrapper

POTTER, Beatrix. The Tale of Mr. Tod. New York: Frederick Warne & Co., [1912].

First American edition. Twelvemo (5 7/16 x 4 1/16 inches; 138 x 103 mm.). 93, [1] pp. Color frontispiece and fourteen color plates (included in pagination). Black and white vignette on title-page and forty-one black and white vignettes in the text.

Original tan boards decoratively stamped and lettered in dark brown on front cover within a brown single rule border and decoratively stamped and lettered in brown on spine. Large color pictorial label on front cover within a blind rectangular panel surrounded by a broad brown single rule border. Color pictorial endpapers (Quinby Plate XI).

The absolute bare minimum of rubbing to board extremities. A near fine copy in the original (chipped and torn) glassine wrapper.

Quinby 21a. Linder, p. 429 (UK edition).

Price: $850.00