Now We Are Six Second Edition 1927
Author: A.A. Milne
Illustrator: Ernest Howard (E.H.) Shepard
Title:Now We Are Six
Main Character: Winnie the Pooh
Year of Publication: 1927
Edition: second edition
Publisher: Methuen & Co Ltd, London
Size of Book: 5.25 x 7.50 inches (approximately).
Brief Details of This Book:
Now We Are Six second edition dated 1927, the same year as the first edition to the Copyright Page. Written by A.A. Milne and wonderfully illustrated by E.H. Shepard, this is a highly desirable Winnie the Pooh children’s illustrated book that inspired Walt Disney.
Condition of the Binding:
The original binding has the same design as the first edition with gilt illustrations to the front board and to the back board, with gilt lettering to the spine. The binding is in Good condition with slight corner knocks, knocks to the top and bottom of the spine, slight shelf lean, and damp staining to the back board that does not affect the illustration.
Condition of the Pages:
There are 103 numbered pages, all top edge gilt, with double page illustrations to the front and rear endpapers, and packed with great early Winnie the Pooh illustrations by E.H. Shepard. The pages are in overall Very Good condition with an inscription to the front endpaper, age toning to the Half Title Page, and small and light marks to some of the pages.