Item #20305 The Tale of Pigling Bland. Beatrix Potter.
The Tale of Pigling Bland.
The Tale of Pigling Bland.
The Tale of Pigling Bland.
The Tale of Pigling Bland.
The Tale of Pigling Bland.
The Tale of Pigling Bland.
/BP, illustrator.

The Tale of Pigling Bland.

New York: Frederick Warne & Co. (1913) early US edition: 1914 to 1917; brown paper boards with silver titles and rectangular plate of Pigling at a crossroads, pasted down endpapers of the first edition (Linder) with Pigling Bland last title menti. Small hardback.

Wonderful little sketches of pigs! Written as BP settled down to farming, She used little pigs as models, and she drew herself as a farmer on p. 22. This book found with another brown paper board copy with the G. A. Schwarz, Philadelphia seal. (The toy store owned by a brother of F. A. O. Schwarz.).

CONDITION: Very Good; no names or other marks, edges foxed all around, nice plate lightly foxed as are endpapers and backs of plates; opens freely but hinges and signatures are tight. Item #20305

Price: $125.00

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