Tauchnitz edition of the first Pooh book, meant for distribution exclusively in Europe. An excellent copy.
WHEN WE WERE VERY YOUNG
"It takes genius to identify itself with a child's blithe inconsequence... Lewis Carroll had the gift. Stevenson had it... Kipling when he wrote the JUST SO STORIES. There are unmistakable signs of it in Mr. A.A. Milne." – contemporary review in the NEW YORK HERALD TRIBUNE
Leipzig: Bernard Tauchnitz, (1934). 6.5 x 4.75''. Original white printed wrappers. Well printed on nice paper. Volume 5153. Rear cover dated June 1934. Lists Winnie the Pooh published November 1934. Illustrated by Shepard. 123 pages plus catalogue (dated April 1934). Light cover soil else remarkably clean and tight.
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