1927 1ST EDITION of WINNIE THE POOH. The book is a 1st Edition / 3rd Printing, published in 1927, just months after the 1st Edition / 1st Printing, which was published October 14th 1926. It is bound in green cloth with gilt illustration of Christopher Robin and Winnie the Pooh to the front cover, and gilt title to the spine.
The cloth is quite clean but with the usual bumping to the corners and edges. The illustrated endpapers are also quite bright and clean with just one small tear to the front endpaper (see picture).All pages are fairly clean with just a bit of age related tanning and creases to the top right corners of 3 pages, including the Title Page (see picture). Pages are gilt edged to the top. There are no personal inscriptions or bookplates. All in all the book is in good condition for the age.
Shepard throughout, a highly collectable book. All of our books are very carefully packaged and are posted tracked and signed. Please take a look at our other rare books for sale, at the time of listing this book we also have other Winnie the Pooh 1st Editions in stock. The item "FIRST EDITION WINNIE THE POOH. A A MILNE & E H SHEPARD.1927" is in sale since Friday, April 3, 2020. This item is in the category "Books, Comics & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectable".
The seller is "lambton-park-books" and is located in Chester le Street. This item can be shipped worldwide.