When We Were Very Young by A. A. Milne: 3rd Edition
When We Were Very Young contains the famous poetry of A. A. Milne with illustrations of E. H. Shepard. The first appearance of the teddy bear ” Winnie the Pooh” is introduced in the 38th poem in the book, “Teddy Bear”. It originally appeared in the Punch magazine in February 1924. This edition has replaced end papers and is in good condition.
Blue boards with gilt borders and illustrations on the front and rear covers. The gilt is bright and the covers have minimal signs of wear. Edges of spine a little worn. Gilt top edge. Plain end papers which are replaced (the original ones were illustrated). Some foxing throughout the book. Illustrated throughout. Bindings good. 8vo. 99 printed pages.