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Now we are six by  A.A MILNE - First - 1927 - from Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books and Biblio.com

Now we are six

by MILNE, A.A

Condition: Near Fine


1927 RARE 1st Deluxe ed Now We Are Six Winnie the Pooh Milne Illustrated Poems
"Some people care too much. I think it's called love." ― A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh
A rare first edition of classic children's stories from the "Winnie-the-Pooh" series by A.A. Milne. This book is the first printing of "Now We are Six". A fine example of this famous juvenile literature. This deluxe edition includes the stunning blue publisher's binding and gilt décor.
"Now We are Six" is a collection of short children's verses, beautifully illustrated. It includes some of the popular poems such as 'King John's Christmas', 'Binker', and 'Pinkle Purr'.
Item number: #5563Price: $599
MILNE, A.A.
Now we are six
London: Methuen & Co. Ltd. 1927. First Edition. Very rare Deluxe 1st
Details: Collation: Complete with all pages103pLanguage: English Binding: Leather; tight and secureSize: ~7in x 5in (17.5cm x 12.5cm)
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More entertaining verses and delightful pictures in the style of When We Were Very Young . "Gay verses about all manner of things, which with their original rhythm dance their way into memory."-- Four to Fourteen, 1927


  • Bookseller: Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 5563
  • Title: Now we are six
  • Author: MILNE, A.A
  • Format/binding: Leather; tight and secure
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Methuen & Co. Ltd.
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1927
  • Keywords: 1927 RARE 1st Deluxe ed Now We Are Six Winnie the Pooh Milne Illustrated Poems rare, antique, old, first edition, 1st state, provenance, signed, inscribed, dust jacket, vellum, manuscript, engravings, illustrations, leather, plates, maps, antiquarian


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