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Celtic Culture in Words and Music



Beatrix Potter The extraordinary life of a Victorian genius

Beatrix Potter The extraordinary life of a Victorian genius
Item# 9780141003108
$24.00

Product Description

Publisher: Penguin

Author: Linda Lear

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. (pb)