The House At Pooh Corner
The House At Pooh Corner
The House At Pooh Corner

MILNE, A.A. (author). E.H. SHEPARD (illustrator). The House At Pooh Corner.

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SIGNED BY MILNE

MILNE, A.A. (author). E.H. SHEPARD (illustrator). The House At Pooh Corner. London; Methuen & Co. Ltd. 1928.

8vo.; publisher's rich olive-green calf elaborately decorated in gilt to spine and upper cover, all edges gilt, double-page pink silhouette endpapers to front and rear; pp. [viii], ix-xi + 178 + [ii], complete with original green silk bookmarker; illustrations in glorious line throughout, to almost every page; a near fine copy with minor rubbing to spine ends, a small area of minor craquelure to leather on lower cover, and tiny wear to heel of spine and a couple of forecorner tips; internally very clean and crisp throughout, with a small and attractive pictorial booklabel (Louis Grabosky) to inner upper cover.
First edition de luxe in the original publisher's leather binding. A presentation copy signed to the title-page, in ink, by A.A. Milne, with an abbreviated inscription in his hand, which is sadly indecipherable.

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