Order by the 19th of December to receive your books before Christmas!

The Velveteen Rabbit

Margery Williams

  • First edition
  • Signed by the illustrator

All signed editions from Topping and Company Booksellers will be wrapped with great care in protective packaging and shipped securely via courier to ensure safe delivery.

Hardcover New and Signed First Edition, First Printing. 

This is a rare opportunity to own such an exclusive edition and classic story of friendship and love, which has been released in a gorgeous fabric hardback cover.

Margery Williams’ classic tale tells the tale of the Velveteen Rabbit, who when he first arrives in the nursery, is snubbed by the other toys. However, the Rabbit soon makes friends with the Skin Horse who explains how toys can become ‘real’,if only they are loved enough. But when Boy is ill with Scarlet Fever, and Rabbit is thrown away, Rabbit finally discovers what it truly means to be real.

This special edition is signed by the illustrator, Sarah Massini.

  • ISBN 9780857636966
  • Title The Velveteen Rabbit
  • Author Margery Williams
  • Publisher Nosy Crow
  • Imprint Nosy Crow
  • Binding Hardback
  • Publication date Saturday 9th January 2016
  • Width 25cm
  • Height 27.4cm
  • Thickness 1.4cm
  • Weight 677g
  • Number of pages 64

Buy copies


All books from Topping & Company Booksellers will be wrapped with great care in protective packaging to ensure safe delivery.

Maximum quantities for online orders

Maximum 1 per person. If you would like to order further copies, please contact our bookshop in Bath.

Collecting orders

If you’re based further afield, we’ll hold books for up to three months, so you can make a day of it!

Delivery speed and courier details

Orders for delivery are usually sent out within 24 hours, but can take slightly longer when our physical bookshops are very busy. For urgent orders, please contact our bookshop in Bath.