The Sunny Side First Edition by A. A. Milne

£125.00

First Edition with dust jacket, both in very good/close to fine condition.

Published by Methuen & Co, London 1921.

A final collection of Punch Articles and verses as well as the last appearance of “The Rabbits” and other characters from his previous volumes. Rare to find a copy in such good condition and with a dust jacket and loose advertisments.

The Sunny Side First Edition, A Presentation Copy:

The Sunny Side is a collection of short stories and essays by A. A. Milne. Though Milne is best known for his classic children’s books, he also wrote extensively for adults, most notably in Punch, to which he was a contributor and later Assistant Editor. The Sunny Side collects his columns for Punch, which include poems, essays and short stories, from 1912 to 1920.

This copy of The Sunny Side also contains three loose pages of advertisements.

Original green cloth hard boards with bright gilt lettering on the spine. Covers and spine are clean. Tiny bump on one corner otherwise intact. Presentation copy stamped on the title page. Four clean and intact loose pages of advertisements included. Internally a clean and tight copy.¬†Dust jacket is blue darkened on the external surface with no tears or wear to edges. Small ink mark on the front cover. Protected by a clear film cover. 246 printed pages with 8 pages of advertisements at the end of the book. 8 x 5″