Beatrix Potter: A Place of Her Own (16 photos)

Movie posters for the new comedy adaptation of Peter Rabbit have the tag line “Rascal. Rebel. Rabbit.” Peter’s original creator, Beatrix Potter, was something of a rebel herself. And it showed up in her garden.
On a November day in 1905, a 39-year-old Potter inked the deed for the purchase


The Back Fence