Dating beatrix potter books
Harold, the eldest brother, took over as Potter's editor.
She continued to produce one or two new Little Books each year for the next eight years until her marriage in 1913 to William Heelis.
More than 150 million copies of her books have sold worldwide and interest in her work and life remains high.
And her characters—Peter Rabbit, Jemima Puddle Duck, and all the rest—exist in a charmed world filled with flowers and gardens.
Beatrix Potter’s Gardening Life is the first book to explore the origins of Beatrix Potter’s love of gardening and plants and show how this passion came to be reflected in her work.
The book begins with a gardener’s biography, highlighting the key moments and places throughout her life that helped define her, including her home Hill Top Farm in England's Lake District.
But the people at the firm changed their minds when they saw the privately published copy in 1901.
They said they would publish the book, as long as the illustrations were drawn in colour.
The values of the books can vary from 50p to hundreds of pounds.
Warne printed twenty-three books written by Beatrix Potter.
These books were mainly written about animals, and were written from 1902–1930.
While the company no longer exists as an independent company, it continues to exist as an imprint of Penguin Group.
The company collaborated with Sony Pictures Animation and Animal Logic to produce the Peter Rabbit film, which was released in 2018.