The Four Pooh Books (1927-1928)
Book ID: 65517
When We Were Very Young [Seventeenth Edition 1928]; Winnie The Pooh [Third Edition 1927]; Now We Are Six [Fifth Edition, 1929]; The House At Pooh Corner [First Edition 1928]. Four volumes, Illustrated by E.H. Shepard. London: Methuen, (1925 – 1928). Light shelf-wear to cloth boards, overall a nice bright set.
Complete set of this ‘Children’s Classic’ housed together in a custom-made slipcase.
Alan Alexander Milne (1882-1956) was an English writer who was best known for his children’s stories about the adventures of Winnie-the-Pooh. His best-known works are his two collections of children’s poetry, When We Were Young and Now We Are Six, and his two books of stories about the lovable bear Winnie-the-Pooh and his animal friends.
Howard Shepard (1879-1976) was an English artist and book illustrator. He is known especially for illustrations of the anthropomorphic animal and soft toy characters in The Wind in the Willows and The Pooh Books.