Winnie-the-Pooh

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Author: A. A. Milne

Illustrator: Ernest H. Shepard

MILNE, A[lan] A[lexander]. Winnie-the-Pooh. With Decorations by Ernest H. Shepard. London: Methuen [1926]. 12mo, xvi 159pp. Green cloth pictorially stamped in gilt; t.e.g. Pictorial map endpapers; b&w illustrations throughout. Heel of spine lightly worn, head of spine much less so, covers show some very slight wear, else a very attractive, clean, tight copy.

First edition. The introduction of Winnie-the-Pooh and his friends — Piglet, Owl, Tigger, and the ever doleful Eeyore – and the second of Milne’s 4 Pooh titles (being preceded by When We Were Very Young). A best-seller upon publication, these stories are beloved around the world. The basis for the Disney films.