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The magic years of Beatrix Potter

Author: Margaret Lane; Beatrix Potter
Publisher: London ; New York : F. Warne, 1978.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume is a biography of English author Beatrix Potter (1866-1943), covering the years from her early childhood until her marriage. Considered the most productive period of her career, Potter penned her immortal Peter Rabbit books during this time. The author gives readers a glimpse into the life of the author, her publishers, and family, leading to insight into Potter's writings.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lane, Margaret, 1907-1994.
Magic years of Beatrix Potter.
London ; New York : F. Warne, 1978
(OCoLC)558198028
Named Person: Beatrix Potter; Beatrix Potter; Beatrix Potter
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Lane; Beatrix Potter
ISBN: 0723221081 9780723221081
OCLC Number: 4360733
Description: 216 pages : illustrations (some color), facsimiles, portraits ; 26 cm
Contents: The third-floor nursery --
The young naturalist --
The secret apprenticeship --
Children as audience --
Sawrey discovered --
The doll's house --
Sawrey and its animal characters --
The path to castle cottage --
Epilogue: the ghost of Beatrix Potter --
List of books by Beatrix Potter.
Responsibility: by Margaret Lane.

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This volume is a biography of English author Beatrix Potter (1866-1943), covering the years from her early childhood until her marriage. Considered the most productive period of her career, Potter penned her immortal Peter Rabbit books during this time. The author gives readers a glimpse into the life of the author, her publishers, and family, leading to insight into Potter's writings.

A biography of the author of "Peter Rabbit," "Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle," and other stories, covering the years from her early childhood until her marriage.

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