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    Sale 5328

    Children's & Illustrated Books & Original Illustrations

    19 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 51

    MILNE, A. A. (1882-1956). Winnie-the-Pooh. London: Methuen, 1926. 8°. Half title, illustrations by E. H. Shepard, some full-page. Original green pictorial cloth gilt, top edges gilt (lacking dust-jacket, corners a little bumped). Provenance: inscription dated 1927 on front free endpaper. FIRST EDITION.

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    MILNE, A. A. (1882-1956). Winnie-the-Pooh. London: Methuen, 1926. 8°. Half title, illustrations by E. H. Shepard, some full-page. Original green pictorial cloth gilt, top edges gilt (lacking dust-jacket, corners a little bumped). Provenance: inscription dated 1927 on front free endpaper. FIRST EDITION.

    With the same author's When We Were Very Young (London, 1924, sixth edition), Now We Are Six (London, 1927, third edition) and The House at Pooh Corner (London, 1928, FIRST EDITION), all in original cloth without dust-jackets. (4)


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