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.
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.
Fine, Leather Bound, Accented in 22kt gold. Printed on archival paper with gilded edges. The endsheets are of moire fabric with a silk ribbon page marker. Smyth sewing and concealed muslin joints. This book is in full leather with hubbed spines. A pristine volume.; 8vo 8"-9" tall.
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.
First edition. HB. Orange cloth with gilt titles to spine, gilt figures to front cover, and pictorial dustjacket with black titles and vignette drawings on orange-brown paper. Gilt top edges, 179pp. With line drawings in text throughout and to endpapers by Ernest Shepard. Clean covers, some light fading to margins, softened spine ends with light rubbing. Pages clean apart from a couple of light thumb marks to front edges, some browning (offsetting) to endpapers. Jacket largely clean, a few light marks, browned spine, rubbed edges with tiny nicks and creases, very small losses lower spine, top spine has larger loss affecting part of title. Scarce in dustjacket. Very Good in Good+ jacket, now in clear sleeve.
Acceptable. No Dustjacket. 1928. First Edition. 178 pages. No dust jacket. Pink cloth with gold gilt lettering to spine. Scarce first edition. pages which have yellowed slightly with age. Minor marking to a few pages. Contains B&W illustrations by Ernest Shepard. Small 'this book belongs to' plate on title page, inscribed. Front hinge slightly cracked to netting & half title page is loose from the binding. Light marking to the pastedowns. And text block edge. Light water wrinkling to top corner of pages 135 to the rear pastedown. Rear hinge cracked lightly. Good reading copy. Moderate rub wear to boards with moderate sunning to the top half of the front board. Light sunning to the boards and moderate spots of water & other marking. along with heavier sunning. Small section of heavy water marking to top left corner of the rear board. Moderate sunning and marking to the spine. Corners and spine ends bumped moderately. Back-strip chipped at ends and tanned.
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.
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).
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