Philadelphia: Henry Altemus Company, 1917. Altemus' Peter Rabbit Series. Hardcover. 61p. A small hardcover book in good condition with a like dustjacket. Edges of cover faded and child's ownership marks on endpapers. Scattered small smudges and creases inside. Binding secure for normal handling. The jacket is edgeworn and lightly soiled. Tape reinforcing the top of the spine on the reverse side. A clearly used vintage book, still sturdy and readable. Item #176550
This is an unauthorized American edition that was released after the original British publisher failed to obtain a U.S. copyright on Beatrix Potter's Peter Rabbit character. Illustrated with color plates. Measures approx. 5.7" x 4.3"