Work of the Modern Potter in England.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Digby, George Wingfield, Work of the modern potter in England. London, Murray [] (OCoLC) The work of the modern potter in England Hardcover – January 1, by George Wingfield DIGBY (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover, Import "Please retry" $ Author: George Wingfield DIGBY. Short bibliography, p. Pages: Harry potter and British Culture Since the release of the first novel, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (titled Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone in the United States) inthe books have gained an immense popularity and commercial success worldwide.

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Profusely illustrated in both color and black & .Helen Beatrix Potter was born in South Kensington, London, on J She was the first child of Rupert Potter, a barrister, and Helen Leech Potter. To avoid confusion with her mother, young Helen Beatrix was called Beatrix, or often, just B.

Beatrix's parents were quite wealthy and absorbed themselves in the social life of London, while Beatrix lived a quiet life at home under the.