Beatrix Potter rules!

AUCTION UPDATE: The Tale of Peter Rabbit, Dreweatts & Bloomsbury, 28th July 2016

 

The Tale of Peter Rabbit Reproduction, © Bloomsbury Auctions

The Tale of Peter Rabbit
Reproduction, © Bloomsbury Auctions

Today, on what would have been her 150th birthday, a first edition of Beatrix Potter’s The Tale of Peter Rabbit sold for £43,400. This copy is one of the original 250 copies from the first printing and was given by Potter to her goddaughter, Helen Burton.

A big thank you to Beatrix Potter for enriching our childhoods with her marvellous tales!

 

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