Details about 1932 1ST.ED.-THE CHRISTOPHER ROBIN VERSES- A.A.MILNE-WINN
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“Very good copy of this 1st.edition,1st.printing. Binding tight and secure, with no looseness, ”... Read more
24 Aug, 2014 19:57:01 BST
[ 10 bids ]
Rye, East Sussex, United Kingdom
|Seller notes:||“Very good copy of this 1st.edition,1st.printing. Binding tight and secure, with no looseness, damaged or loose pages.Superb unmarked colour plates.Gilt vignette of Christopher Robin on the front and titles on spine are bright and unfaded. Some shading to the free endpapers and pale foxing marks to text pages, mainly towards the front of the book.Spotting to the closed page edges.Neat owner's name and date,1933, at the top of the ffep.”|
A A Milne
Collected Stories & Poems
Winnie the Pooh
|Date of Publication:||
The Christopher Robin Verses
' When We Were Very Young ' and ' Now We Are Six '.
With preface for parents
With twelve plates in colour and text decorations by Ernest H.Shepard.
Published by Methuen & Co.Ltd.
This is a first edition, first printing of the combined volume, dated 1932.
The book has blue boards with gilt vignette on the front and gilt titles. It measures 8.25" x 6" x 1" ( 210mm x 150mm x 25mm and weighs 578g. unpacked. It has 210 pages, plus the final page depicting Christopher Robin, Pooh and Tigger, and is complete.
A very good, clean and undamaged copy, with general light spotting to the early pages.
Please see condition description at the top of the listing.
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