Beatrix Potter : The Extraordinary Life of a Victorian Genius, Paperback

Beatrix Potter : The Extraordinary Life of a Victorian Genius Paperback

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Beatrix Potter's books are adored by millions, but they were just one aspect of an extraordinary life. This captivating biography brings us the passionate, unconventional woman behind the beloved stories: a gifted artist and shrewd businesswoman; a pioneering scientific researcher; a powerful landowner who conserved acres of Lakeland countryside; a daughter who defied her parents with her first tragically short engagement and who, finally was given a second chance of love and happiness.

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  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 608 pages, 4 x 8 page colour/black and white insets
  • Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Biography: literary
  • ISBN: 9780141003108

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