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Now We Are Six by  A. A Milne - 1927 - from Bromer Booksellers (SKU: 22904)

Now We Are Six

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Now We Are Six

by Milne, A. A

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London: Methuen, 1927. Shepard, Ernest H.. First edition. This famous collection of children's verses, featuring Milne's son, Christopher Robin, and his bear, is illustrated throughout with Ernest H. Shepard's whimsical drawings. Signed at a later date on the title page by Shepard. Handsomely bound by Bayntun-Rivière in deep red morocco, with gilt ruled borders and spine in six compartments. Four little Pooh-Bears are stamped in gilt on the spine. Vignette in gold of Christopher Robin with his fishing pole stamped on the front cover. Original cloth wrappers bound-in. A.e.g. A lovely presentation of Milne's classic, in immaculate condition.

Synopsis

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

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Bookseller
Bromer Booksellers US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
22904
Title
Now We Are Six
Author
Milne, A. A
Illustrator
Shepard, Ernest H.
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Publisher
Methuen
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1927
Bookseller catalogs
Literature; Illustrated Books; Fine Bindings;

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About Bromer Booksellers

Bromer Booksellers specializes in rare and beautiful books. Owned and operated by Anne Bromer, who has been in the business of fine books for over fifty years, our shop carries a range of important private press books, designer bookbindings, illustrated books, children's books, and miniature books.

Glossary

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gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]
title page
A page at the front of a book which may contain the title of the book, any subtitles, the authors, contributors, editors, the...[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
morocco
Morocco is a style of leather book binding that is usually made with goatskin, as it is durable and easy to dye. (see also...[more]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
First Edition
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vignette
A decorative design or illustration placed at the beginning or end of a ...[more]
wrappers
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