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Winnie-the-Pooh. by  A. A MILNE - First Edition - 1926 - from Peter Harrington (SKU: 138629)

Winnie-the-Pooh.

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Winnie-the-Pooh.: With Decorations by Ernest H. Shepard.

by MILNE, A. A

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  • hardcover
  • First
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About This Item

London: Methuen & Co. Ltd,, 1926. Bright, clean cloth Octavo. Original green cloth, spine lettered in gilt, gilt vignette to front cover within ruled border, yellow map endpapers, top edge gilt. Illustrated by Ernest H. Shepard. The binding in fine condition, clean and bright; the contents with large bookseller's ticket and associated creasing to initial blank, running damp-staining and cockling at foot. Overall a good book block in exceptionally nice cloth. First edition, first impression, of this much loved children's classic, Milne's first collection of stories featuring the famous bear.

Synopsis

The Bear of Very Little Brain and his friends from the Hundred Acre Wood have delighted generations of readers since Winnie-the-Pooh was first published in 1926. Three cheers for Pooh!

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Bookseller
Peter Harrington GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
138629
Title
Winnie-the-Pooh.
Author
MILNE, A. A
Book condition
Used
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
London: Methuen & Co. Ltd,
Date published
1926

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About Peter Harrington

Peter Harrington is currently offering a normal national and international delivery service unaffected by COVID-19. Peter Harrington first started selling rare and antiquarian books from the Chelsea Antiques Market on London's King's Road in 1969, and have since grown to become one of the largest and best known antiquarian bookshops in Europe. Our shop extends over four floors offering up to 20,000 volumes. We also offer a full bookbinding and restoration service, and are members of the ABA and ILAB.

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top edge gilt
Top edge gilt refers to the practice of applying gold or a gold-like finish to the top of the text block (the edges the...[more]
First Edition
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fine
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Cloth
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octavo
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vignette
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spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]

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