When We Were Very Young (1930)
Book ID: 65113
When We Were Very Young. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard. London: Methuen, 1930.Twentieth Edition. Pp x, 99. Publisher’s blue cloth boards, spine lettered in gilt, with vignettes in gilt to upper & lower covers, illustrated endpapers, top edge gilt. In cream pictorial dust jacket. Light wear to jacket, otherwise a nice bright copy.
The first of the four Pooh books featuring thirty-five children’s verses including poems such as “King John’s Christmas”, “Binker” and “Pinkle Purr”
Eleven of the poems in the collection are accompanied by illustrations featuring Winnie-the-Pooh.