Beatrix Potter The Complete Tales: The 23 Original Tales (Peter Rabbit)
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This is not intended to be a full statement of all your rights under the Distance Selling Regulations. The story books are splendid for young children as it follows a fun and comical story mixed with adventure. Peter Rabbit loves the yummy vegetables he finds in Mr McGregor's garden, the only problem is: Mr McGregor doesn't want Peter to get his paws on his crops!
Read and remember fondly the naughty rabbit with a big appetite; the naive Jemima Puddle - Duck; the hardworking mice who are great at sewing; the greedy pigling bland and many other naughty little animals like the Fierce Bad Rabbit! As above, your item must be in the same condition that you received it, unworn or unused, with tags, and in its original packaging.Since 1984 more than 150 million Beatrix Potter books have been sold around the world, whilst over 2 million Beatrix Potter books are sold every year worldwide – so one Beatrix Potter books sells somewhere in the world every 15 seconds! No nursery bookshelf is complete without Beatrix Potter's stories, that have enchanted generation after generation. However, few people are aware of the fascinating woman that Beatrix was or the achievements she accomplished in her lifetime, during an era when ambitious women were not allowed to flourish.
From her first book, The Tale of Peter Rabbit (1902) she went on to create a series of stories based around animal characters including Mrs Tiggy-winkle, Mr Jeremy Fisher and Tom Kitten. She had numerous pets, and through holidays in Scotland and the Lake District, developed a love of landscape, flora, and fauna, all of which she closely observed and painted. To enable personalised advertising (like interest-based ads), we may share your data with our marketing and advertising partners using cookies and other technologies. of our deliveries are made by Royal Mail as we think they give the best service and cover all areas of the UK.The Tale of Mrs Tiggy-Winkle - one of the most popular of Beatrix Potter’s creations, Mrs Tiggy-winkle is a hedgehog laundress for other animals. Our Adult Fiction Books, Range includes Classics Novels, Comic Books, Crime, Thriller, Mystery Novels, General Fiction, Horror, Romance, Science Fiction and War. The perfect first book for every little reader, discover the world of Peter Rabbit in Beatrix Potter's classic children's tale.
As she grew up as a child, she would sketch animals and day by day observation developed her life-like drawing style. Her continuous hard work and artistry meant that her illustrations in Peter Rabbit have realistic characteristics, even though the characters would wear human clothes, top hats.Her children’s books grew out of the imaginative letters she sent to the children of her former governess. Helen Beatrix Potter was an English author, illustrator, mycologist, and conservationist who is best known for her children's books, which featured animal characters such as Peter Rabbit. Small pictorial hardbacks with Dj cover( small nicks and creases on the edges of the Dj covers),both in fine condition, with an illustrated slipcase(small tear on the edges of the front slipcase, some nicks,ink mark and scratches on the slipcase) in near fine condition.
Complete set of 7 uncut proof sheets for the colour illustrations and cover labels for regular and deluxe cloth copies of The Tale of Mrs Tiggy-Winkle. With twenty-three books, each presented in a charming white jacket and inscribed with a publisher's note on how the story came to be, this gift set contains all of Peter Rabbit's stories. She launched the now vast merchandise programme by patenting the very first Peter Rabbit doll in 1903. She knocks on the tiny door, and meets Mrs Tiggy-winkle who does all the washing and ironing for the neighbouring animals. It is an endless job and it seems that no sooner has she made a good start than another messy visitor appears to leave their muddy footprints everywhere.An artist, storyteller, botanist, environmentalist, farmer and businesswoman, Potter was a visionary and a trailblazer and left an incredible legacy. Potter developed her prowess in her ability to draw and illustrate due to her childhood interest in nature surrounding her. Potter initially wrote the story of Peter Rabbit in 1893 to provide entertainment to her friend’s 5-year-old son, who was ill.