See rare and original Beatrix Potter work

The Philadelphia Free Library's Rare Books department has an exhibit of Beatrix Potter's original watercolors, handwritten manuscripts, first editions and collectibles -- including one of 450 privately printed editions of The Tale of Peter Rabbit and the original manuscript of The Tailor of Gloucester.

Where: The Philadelphia Free Library, Central Branch at 1901 Vine Street

When: October 16, 2015 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

How much: Free


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