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WHEN WE WERE VERY YOUNG

Written by A.A. Milne
Illustrated by E.H. Shepard
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.

WHEN WE WERE VERY YOUNG
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 2nd. 1924. Hardback.

The first in the Milne Pooh quartet in which we meet Winnie-The-Pooh for the first time in the Teddy Bear, poem 'A bear, however hard he tries, Grows tubby without exercise...' Delightful rhymes and illustrations. Blue cloth with gilt title to spine and vignettes to front cover. Cream pictorial endpapers. B/w text illustrations. Top edge gilt.

Almost very good condition. Spine and corners bumped and worn. Spine browned. Covers marked. Endpapers browned. Joints and some hinges cracked. Pencil doodle to rear free-endpaper. Small piece torn from lower edge of page before first verse (has title "When We Were Very Young" on it). Some grubby marks and a few small crayon marks to text.

Stock no. 1318042

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WHEN WE WERE VERY YOUNG
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 6th. 1924. Hardback.

The first in the Milne Pooh quartet in which we meet Winnie-The-Pooh for the first time in the Teddy Bear, poem 'A bear, however hard he tries, Grows tubby without exercise...' Delightful rhymes and illustrations. Blue cloth with gilt title to spine and vignettes to front cover. Cream pictorial endpapers. B/w text illustrations. Top edge gilt.

Almost very good condition. Bumping and wear to spine and corners; fading to front cover, which is a bit bowed. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and a few page margins.

Stock no. 2130761

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WHEN WE WERE VERY YOUNG
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 4th. 1924. Hardback.

The first in the Milne Pooh quartet in which we meet Winnie-The-Pooh for the first time in the Teddy Bear, poem 'A bear, however hard he tries, Grows tubby without exercise...' Delightful rhymes and illustrations. Blue cloth with gilt title to spine and vignettes to front cover. Cream pictorial endpapers. B/w text illustrations. Top edge gilt.

Almost very good condition. Bumping to spine and corners; with wear. Small nicks in cloth at top and tail of spine. A few marks to covers; scuffing to rear. Joint to rear is nearly broken; front joint appears to have been repaired (glued). Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few margin marks.

Stock no. 2130748

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WHEN WE WERE VERY YOUNG
Written by A.A. Milne. Illustrated by E.H. Shepard.
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 10th. 1925. Hardback.

Deluxe red leather binding with gilt decoration to spine and vignette/border to front cover. All edges gilt. 99 pages. B/w text illustrations.

Almost very good condition. 2ND edition of the Deluxe calf binding, although 10th edition of this title overall. Damp mark to bottom edge of front cover that is 1" in height at most. Damp is also to rear cover at base, next to spine and in triangular patch outwards. Chipping to leather at base of spine, with a little loss. Bumping to top of spine and corners. A few scuff marks to covers. Damp patches go through to pastedowns and endpapers and few pages of book either side. Browning and foxing. Some grubby margin marks. Covers nice and bright.

Stock no. 1202182

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