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The Tale of Timmy Tiptoes by  Beatrix Potter - First Edition - 1911 - from Temple Rare Books (SKU: 001372)

The Tale of Timmy Tiptoes

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The Tale of Timmy Tiptoes

by Potter, Beatrix

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  • very good
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Very Good/No Jacket
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About This Item

London: Frederick Warne and Co., 1911. [10], 9-84pp, [4]. Original boards. Title to spine, title to head of upper cover, with author and publisher to foot, between is an on laid arch-shaped picture of Timmy Tiptoes, illustrated endpapers. Very slightly rubbed, gift inscription in ink opposite dedication page, otherwise internally quite bright and clean. Variant in brown boards. With a frontispiece and twenty-six full page colour illustrations (as called for). The first or second impression, which are identical, with the title dated 1911. Quinby 20, Linder, pages 208-209. First Edition. Hardback. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Potter, Beatrix. 24mo.

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Details

Bookseller
Temple Rare Books GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
001372
Title
The Tale of Timmy Tiptoes
Author
Potter, Beatrix
Illustrator
Potter, Beatrix
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
No Jacket
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Frederick Warne and Co.
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1911
Keywords
Noisbn, Potter, Illustrated
Size
24mo

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About Temple Rare Books

Temple Rare Books is a division of Temple Bookbinders, which has been established for nearly twenty years. The bookshop is based within the bindery building. It is open between 10am and 4pm weekdays, any other times by appointment. All books listed on the website can be examined here, but please let us know first if you are travelling, so that we can make sure it is still available. Not all of the books in the shop are listed on the website. We are members of the PBFA and ABA and exhibit at several of their book fairs, please see our fairs / events page. We attend many auctions and are happy to execute commission bids on your behalf. We will issue printed catalogues sporadically, if you would like to receive these, please contact us at books@templerarebooks.com

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