Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens

Hard cover. Condition: Very good. 1st Edition. Spine slightly faded. Some marks to the back cover. Slight foxing to page edges. Wonderful Arthur Rackham illustrations contained within. Please get in touch if you’d like to see more images.

Author

J. M. Barrie

£35.00

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Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens Synopsis

This is one of four major literary works by Barrie featuring Peter Pan. Most of the text originally appeared as chapters 13–18 of Barrie’s 1902 novel The Little White Bird.

Many consider Kensington Gardens to be a prequel to Peter Pan. Here, Peter Pan is only one week old, and it recounts how Peter acquired some of the characteristics he has in the more famous story, including the ability to fly and his friendship with fairies.

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About J. M. Barrie

Sir James Matthew Barrie (9 May 1860 – 19 June 1937) was a Scottish novelist and playwright, best remembered as the creator of Peter Pan.

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Additional information

Author

J. M. Barrie

Illustrator

Arthur Rackham

Publisher

Hodder & Stoughton

Year

1951

Format

Hardback