1 When We Were Very Young

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When We Were Very Young, 1st edn 1924 (A A Milne)A book of verse for very young children, published on November 26th in 1924. The work had been serialized in Punch between January and June of that year. One of the poems features a teddy bear named Edward Bear, and another a swan whose name is Pooh. Later, of course, the bear became Winnie-the-Pooh.

The back flap contains a damaged 'f' glyph which has been preserved as it is characteristic of this printing.

Jacket illustrations by E H Shepard.

ReproJacket #107-A-1, size 193.9x454mm.
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When We Were Very Young, 1st edn 1925 (10th printing) (A A Milne)The flap content is updated, and the publisher's name at the foot of the spine is smaller.  The jacket width has increased a very small amount.

Jacket illustrations by E H Shepard.

ReproJacket #107-J-1, size 193.9x456mm.
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When We Were Very Young, 1st edn 1951 (53rd printing) (A A Milne)Jacket illustrations by E H Shepard.

Note: this jacket is price-clipped.

ReproJacket #107-1A-1, size 190.1x480mm.