When We Were Very Young by A. A. Milne
A good copy of the first edition, second state of the classic collection of verses by A. A. Milne with decorations by Ernest H Shepard. When We Were Very Young is a second state with “ix” on the contents page.
Original blue illustrated boards with gilt lettering and images. Wear to the edges and corners and marks across the cover. The ends of the spine are worn Darkened spine with some small stains and wear. Previous owner’s signature/dedication dated 1924 on the front fee page. Hinge split in a few places. Piece missing on page 3, 31, and 93. Tear on page 63. Dog ends on some of the pages and finger marks on many of the pages. 8vo 100 pp.
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