Beatrix Potter letters go under the hammer

Three letters written by Beatrix Potter are being auctioned in Cockermouth.

Four years ago a similar letter by the author of Peter Rabbit was sold for more than 4,000 pounds.

In these latest letters to a Lake District sheep farmer, words and pictures detail the harsh realities of farming the famous herdwick sheep.

They will be auctioned on March 20th.

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Beatrix Potter letters go up for sale

Three letters written by Beatrix Potter are being auctioned in Cockermouth. Four years ago a similar letter by the author of Peter Rabbit was sold for more than 4,000 pounds.