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Beatrix Potter : A Journal (Hardcover)

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This lavish, illustrated journal describes Beatrix Potter’s life as a young woman in Victorian England as she struggles to achieve independence and to find artistic success and romantic love. Using witty, observant commentary taken from Beatrix’s own diaries, the journal features a wealth of watercolor paintings, sketches, photographs, letters and period memorabilia to recreate the world in which she lived.This lavish, illustrated journal describes Beatrix Potter’s life as a young woman in Victorian England as she struggles to achieve independence and to find artistic success and romantic love. Using witty, observant commentary taken from Beatrix’s own diaries, the journal features a wealth of watercolor paintings, sketches, photographs, letters and period memorabilia to recreate the world in which she lived.
Presents excerpts from the diary of Beatrix Potter, which she kept from the age of sixteen until her marriage in 1913, with drawings, photos, and a narrative about how she came to write "The Tales of Peter Rabbit."
Number of Pages: 32.0
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: Women
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
Age Range: 4-8 years
Author: Beatrix Potter
Language: English
Street Date: October 19, 2006
TCIN: 11812678
UPC: 9780723258056
Item Number (DPCI): 247-02-4041

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