Author(s): Beatrix Potter
Two publishing greats collide in this commemorative Penguin edition of The Tale of Peter Rabbit. This special edition of Beatrix Potter's classic children's book, The Tale of Peter Rabbit, celebrates 80 years of Penguin Books, the most iconic publisher of all time. Featuring the distinctive triband cover, in Peter Rabbit blue, this is a book to be treasured by book lovers of all ages. This is the latest iconic Peter Rabbit cover, following the success of the Cool Britannia, Pop Art Peter, Royal and Shakespeare editions.
Beatrix Potter is regarded as one of the world's best-loved children's authors of all time. From her first book, The Tale of Peter Rabbit, published by Frederick Warne in 1902, she went on to create a series of stories based around animal characters including Mrs. Tiggy-winkle, Benjamin Bunny, Jemima Puddle-duck, Mr. Jeremy Fisher and Tom Kitten. Her humorous, lively tales and beautiful illustrations have become a natural part of childhood.