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The Resource Winnie-the-Pooh, by A. A. Milne ; with decorations by Ernest H. Shepard

Winnie-the-Pooh, by A. A. Milne ; with decorations by Ernest H. Shepard

Label
Winnie-the-Pooh
Title
Winnie-the-Pooh
Statement of responsibility
by A. A. Milne ; with decorations by Ernest H. Shepard
Creator
Contributor
Former owner
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.M64
LC item number
W12
Literary form
fiction
Label
Winnie-the-Pooh, by A. A. Milne ; with decorations by Ernest H. Shepard
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • First edition
  • The character of Pooh first appeared in a poem about the bear published in Punch in February 1924. The reprinting of the poem in Milne's When we were very young (1924) marked Pooh's first appearance in book form. He reappeared in a Christmas story commission for The Evening News in 1925, and finally got his own book of stories, Winnie-the-Pooh, published by Methuen in 1926
  • Illustrated throughout with drawings by Ernest H. Shepard
  • Issued in publisher's binding of dark green cloth, featuring figures of Christopher Robin and Pooh stamped in gilt, within gilt fillet, on upper board; illustrated front and back endpapers contain a pictorial map of the world of Pooh and Christopher Robin, including the homes of Eeyore, Piglet, Rabbit, Owl and Christopher Robin, the "100 Aker Wood," and the "Pooh Trap for Heffalumps;" the map is captioned "Drawn by me and Mr. Shepard helpd;" upper edges gilt; illustrated yellow dust jacket
Dimensions
20 cm (8vo)
Extent
xi, [5], 158, [2] pages
Lccn
27008466
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: in publisher's binding and dust jacket as issued. Booklabel in upper left corner of front pastedown of children's literature collector Bernard M. Meeks.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)04101101
  • ucoclc4101101
Label
Winnie-the-Pooh, by A. A. Milne ; with decorations by Ernest H. Shepard
Publication
Note
  • First edition
  • The character of Pooh first appeared in a poem about the bear published in Punch in February 1924. The reprinting of the poem in Milne's When we were very young (1924) marked Pooh's first appearance in book form. He reappeared in a Christmas story commission for The Evening News in 1925, and finally got his own book of stories, Winnie-the-Pooh, published by Methuen in 1926
  • Illustrated throughout with drawings by Ernest H. Shepard
  • Issued in publisher's binding of dark green cloth, featuring figures of Christopher Robin and Pooh stamped in gilt, within gilt fillet, on upper board; illustrated front and back endpapers contain a pictorial map of the world of Pooh and Christopher Robin, including the homes of Eeyore, Piglet, Rabbit, Owl and Christopher Robin, the "100 Aker Wood," and the "Pooh Trap for Heffalumps;" the map is captioned "Drawn by me and Mr. Shepard helpd;" upper edges gilt; illustrated yellow dust jacket
Dimensions
20 cm (8vo)
Extent
xi, [5], 158, [2] pages
Lccn
27008466
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: in publisher's binding and dust jacket as issued. Booklabel in upper left corner of front pastedown of children's literature collector Bernard M. Meeks.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)04101101
  • ucoclc4101101

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