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By Beatrix Potter

The heat, whimsy, and grace of Beatrix Potter's animal tales have made them favorites with generations of youngsters and adults. Now 12 of the preferred Potter tales, together with The story of Peter Rabbit, were accrued during this assortment, able to pride younger readers and listeners with fanciful stories of the creatures of box and forest.
This quantity includes those 12 tales: The story of Peter Rabbit; the story of Squirrel Nutkin; the story of Benjamin Bunny; the story of 2 undesirable Mice; the story of Mrs. Tiggy-winkle; the story of Mr. Jeremy Fisher; the story of Tom Kitten; the story of Jemima Puddle-duck; the story of Flopsy Bunnies; Ginger & Pickles; the story of Mrs. Tittlemouse; and the story of Timmy Tiptoes.
Newly reset in huge, easy-to-read style and brimming with Beatrix Potter's precise storytime magic, those fascinating stories are guaranteed to satisfaction old and young alike. For this version, Pat Stewart has contributed over 50 enticing illustrations in keeping with Ms. Potter's unique designs.

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