The second classic children's story by A.A. Milne about Winnie-the-Pooh and his friends in The Hundred Acre Wood. Winnie-the-Pooh and all of his friends return to the Hundred Acre Wood for more classic adventures. They meet the irrepressible Tigger for the first time, learn to play Poohsticks and set a trap for a Heffalump. In this stunning ...
The second classic children's story by A.A. Milne about Winnie-the-Pooh and his friends in The Hundred Acre Wood. Winnie-the-Pooh and all of his friends return to the Hundred Acre Wood for more classic adventures. They meet the irrepressible Tigger for the first time, learn to play Poohsticks and set a trap for a Heffalump. In this stunning edition of The House at Pooh Corner, A.A. Milne's world-famous sequel to Winnie-the-Pooh is once again brought to life by E.H. Shepard's illustrations. Milne's classic children's stories - featuring Piglet, Eeyore and, of course, Pooh himself - are both heart-warming and funny, reflecting the power of a child's imagination like no other story before or since. Bound in a cloth cover and with delicate gold foiling on its cover, this charming edition is the ideal gift book for children of 5 to 55.
Shepard, Ernest H. Good Minus. No Jacket. 12mo. Pink cloth with gilt stamped illus. to front, TEG. Boards rubbed, spine discoloured with rubbing to head and foot. Slightly shaken, gutters a little weak. Some pencil and crayon markings and colouring in to pp 3 and 78-79 and ffep, ink inscription to half title, the odd fingerprint to pp, else text and illus. bright.
Shepard, Ernest H. Near Fine. Book. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. The first Canadian edition, early issue. Original green cloth hard covers, with gilt titles and decoration to front and spine. This variant bound with plain endpapers, and lacks top edge-stain; also the Warwick Bros printer's colophon lacks "Printed in Canada by". Illustrated by E. H. Shepard. Spine titles a little dull and some mild rubbing at tips; edges toned. Old owner's bookplate inside front cover. Otherwise clean, tight and unmarked. Very neat--a sound and handsome copy! Scarce. Warwick Bros. & Rutter, Limited Printers and Bookbinders Toronto imprint to final page. xii, 178[+2]pp.
Ernest H. Shepard. Good. Octavo. 178 pages. Decorated endpapers and decorations in text. Pink cloth with gilt decoration on front and gilt lettering on spine. Corners rubbed. Spine ends worn. Small pale marks along back ridge of spine and on spine itself. Two larger marks on lower back cover. Top edge gilt. Two long pale marks on both free endpapers. Foxing restricted to prelims and page edges.
Shepard, Ernest H. Good Minus. No Jacket. 12mo-over 6¾"-7¾" tall. Salmon pink boards, sunned, spine more heavily sunned. Spine and corners slightly bumped. Shaken, gutters cracked. Pp generally clean and bright, pp 82-83 have light colouring in of illus.
Small bit of shelf wear, rear lower front corner rounded slightly, and spine slightly faded else a very good copy in original rose cloth over boards with gilt stamped spine and cover. in all a handsome copy.
1st edition. Hardcover. Salmon-pink boards are a little faded around the spine and edges, as is common, and the spine is a tad paled, too, while the pages are superbly clean. There is a touch of browning to the lovely illustrated endpapers. Overall, a nice copy of the fourth of the author's wonderful 'Pooh' books for children.
1st edn. 8vo. Original gilt tooled full calf, all edges gilt (head and tail of spine lightly rubbed-otherwise bright VG). Pp. xi + 178, illus with Shepard's b&w drawings and decorated endpapers (end of silk pare-marker a little frayed; no inscriptions).
Fine. Beautifully custom bound in dark purple leather. Spine (lightly sunned) with 6 compartments with gilt rules. Page edges in gilt. Former owner's identification on first page. xi, 179 pages. U.S. orders are shipped from N.Y. state.
Illustrated by Shepard, E.H. Very good in good dust jacket. In which Pooh builds a house, Small gets lost and Tiggers is unbounced...Salmon pink cloth. Gilt vignette and lettering. Top edge gilt. Numerous b/w illustrations. Spine and corners bumped. Spine faded and edges of boards a little faded. Endpapers browned. Inscription in ink to verso of front endpaper. Light foxing to outer page edges. Scarce wrapper is browned, creased, has damp mark and is torn with loss to bottom of spine for an inch and bottom edge of front cover for approx 2" x 1" and chipped to top of spine. Reduced from £420. [S]
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