Very Rare With Dust Jacket
Dutton, 1931. FIRST US EDITION, first printing – with rare original illustrated dist jacket. Bright green cloth with gilt lettering and vignettes of Christopher Robin on front cover in near fine condition. The original pictorial dust jacket is a first issue and very clean and attractive, small nicks to spine ends and some fading on cover. Extremely scarce, rarely available as there was very small intial printing. Overall in very good condition, tightly bound and clean with the exception of numerous dates having names neatly inked in (the purpose of the book.) A birthday book compiled by Milne from the four classic Winnie the Pooh books and illustrated by the legendary E. H. Shepard. Increasingly scarce especially with original dust jacket.