When I Was Very Young

(Item #5217) When I Was Very Young. A. A. Milne, Ernest Shepard.
When I Was Very Young
When I Was Very Young
When I Was Very Young
When I Was Very Young
When I Was Very Young
When I Was Very Young
When I Was Very Young

New York: Fountain Press, 1930. First Thus. One of 842 copies by the Pynson Press signed by the author, of which this is number 49. Publisher's pictorial cloth binding retaining delicate paper label to spine. A Near Fine copy with a bit of sunning to spine in VG+ slipcase with splitting and loss to its upper edge.

Milne's nostalgic poem about several young boys -- both good and troublemakers -- and their childhood adventures, from setting off small explosions to breaking pots of jam. A charming work by the same author and illustrator responsible for the beloved Winnie the Pooh books which have shaped multiple generations
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. (Item #5217)

Price: $400