Dutton, 1928, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Near Fine Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition
A.A. MILNE. The House at Pooh Corner, New York: E.P. Dutton, 1928. Small octavo, first American edition, released in the same year as the London edition, pp. xi, 178, red cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, gilt frame on front with gilt lettering and Pooh-Christopher Robin vignette, illustrations by E.R. Shepherd. Laid in is a publisher's pamphlet advertising the Pooh books. An enduring children's story with the scarce dust jacket. Condition of this book: Near fine with faint wear at spine ends. The jacket is good only, darkened, with chips and a few short tears and wrinkles at the edges. This is the first USA edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Children; England; 1920s; Antiquarian & Rare. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53792.