The original Peter Rabbit miniature collection.

Potter, Beatrix, 1866-1943 [Browse]
[Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England] : Frederick Warne, [1986-1991 (i.e., ca. 1991)].
23 volumes : ill. (part color) ; 80 mm.


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The World of Peter Rabbit.
  • Title from slip case.
  • On front of slip-cases: The original and authorized editions; New colour reproductions. On slip-cases and front wrappers the form of the publisher's name is F. Warne & Co.
  • The twenty-three volumes are divided into 6 sets, each one in a numbered slip-case with prices and barcodes printed on the bottoms. Collection 1 includes Peter Rabbit, Benjamin Bunny, Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle, and Ginger and Pickles. The books are the 9th printing, c1986. Collection 2 includes Jemima Puddle-Duck, Tom Kitten, The Tailor of Gloucester, and the Flopsy Bunnies. The books are c1987, but the publisher's code 7 9 8 suggests a later printing. Collection 3 includes Squirrel Nutkin, Two Bad Mice, Mr. Jeremy Fisher, and Johnny Town Mouse. The books are c1988, the 1990 impression. Collection 4 includes Mrs. Tittlemouse, Samuel Whiskers, Timmy Tiptoes, and Miss Moppet. The books are c1989, but the publisher's code 1 3 5 7 9 8 6 4 2 suggests a later printing. Collection 5 includes A Fierce Bad Rabbit, Pigling Bland, Mr. Tod, and Appley Dapply's Nursery rhymes. The books are c1990, but the publisher's code 1 3 5 7 9 10 8 6 4 suggests a later printing. Collection 6 includes Little Pig Robinson, The Pie and the Patty Pan, and Cecily Parsley's Nursery Rhymes. The books are c1991.
Binding note
Pub. white color-printed pictorial wrappers and color-printed pictorial slipcases.
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