Synopses & Reviews
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."
Lavishly illustrated, this 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. Full color.
About the Author
Potter was the author of the 23 Peter Rabbit Tales as well as many works of natural and scientific importance.