MILNE, A. A. ~ Winnie-the-Pooh... with decorations by Ernest H. Shepard. London: Methuen & Co Ltd, [ 1926].
8vo, pp. , 158, , pictorial endpapers, with Shepard’s maps. Neat contemporary gift inscription to initial blank: ‘Dearest Mama with much love John. Nov. 1926’ and ‘Stradbroke’. Original green cloth gilt with the original dustjacket. Spine ends very slightly rolled and with very minimal rubbing, the dustjacket slightly dust-stained at fore-edges and lightly soiled, lower portion of spine (below the 7/6 shilling price) slightly abraded with small hole, slight tears at head and foot, one short closed tear to the front panel without loss. An excellent copy in a very good dustjacket.
First edition, trade issue, complete with dustjacket.