Peter Rabbit 1915 Beatrix Potter Poster Stamp Children's color BookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Early 20th Century Books, Children's Books, Illustrated Books, Stamp Collecting, Peter Rabbit, Beatrix Potter).
The Story of Peter Rabbit by Beatrix Potter, Done in Poster Stamps.
Published 1915, New York by United Art Publishing Company for Stampkraft.
28 pages. Text in English. Illustrated throughout with 12 poster stamps in their appropriate spots (no envelope they appeared in which was likely discarded).
Publisher's paper covered boards binding, color pictorial cover decorations, stamp cover paste down.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, mostly light signs of handling and time but nothing offensive or severe, some staining of glue showing through pages, book remains overall clean, sound, and very attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, internally still clean, tight, sound internally.
Still attractive on the shelf. The charming little book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in overall nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws which may be present seem easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail showing how this book survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books, maps and printed ephemera of all types and genres. Flaws seen and/ or described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 5" H x 4" W.