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by Ernest H. Shepard,A. A. Milne


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When We Were Young by A. A. Milne is composed of endearing 44 poems for children. Some of these poems I thought I heard when I was a young boy in the Pacific island. But at that time, I neither had knowledge of who A. Milne was nor I did have any interest on English poems.

When We Were Young by A. What I and my friends were singing were local poems like the very funny Tong-tong-tong paketong-ketong/ Alimango sa dagat. or the funnier Lumakad sya sa tubig, ang paa ay nabas. guni’t ang kanyang beep-beep ay hindi When We Were Young by A.

DECORATIONS BY Ernest H. Shepard. Dutton Children’s Books. An imprint of penguin group inc. A division of penguin young readers group. Published by the Penguin Group.

Ernest H. Shepard was born in 1879 in England. His pictures of the Pooh characters are based on real toys owned by Christopher Robin Milne. Shepard died in 1976. Don't have a Kindle? Get your Kindle here, or download a FREE Kindle Reading App. Shepard was born in 1879 in London. His father was an architect and his mother whodied when he was ten years old was the daughter of a notable watercolorist. It was she who firstencouraged young Ernest to paint and draw. In 1903, Shepard married Florence Chaplin. Florence was a mural painter and fellow student atthe Academy.

Illustrated by E. H. Shepard We Are Six, each jacket except When We Were Very Young with on. .

MILNE, A. When We Were Very Young; Winnie-the-Pooh; Now We Are Six; The House at Pooh Corner. Published: London: Methuen & C. 1924–8. Presented by Pom Harrington, owner of Peter Harrington Rare Books. Illustrated by E. Armorial bookplate of E. Hubert Litchfield to front pastedowns of When We Were Young and Winnie-the-Pooh. Some toning to jackets of Winnie The Pooh and Now We Are Six, each jacket except When We Were Very Young with one short closed tear front or rear panel. A fine set, very scarce with the dust jackets in such exceptionally good condition.

When We Were Very Young is a best-selling book of poetry by A. Milne. It was first published in 1924, and was illustrated by E. Several of the verses were set to music by Harold Fraser-Simson. The book begins with an introduction entitled "Just Before We Begin", which, in part, tells readers to imagine for themselves who the narrator is, and that it might be Christopher Robin

A classic celebration of childhood, A. Milne's When We Were Very Young is a.

A classic celebration of childhood, A. Milne's When We Were Very Young is a collection of poems that have touched the hearts of readers for more than 90 years. His verses sing with a playful innocence, weaving together the worlds of reality and enchanting make-believe. Published two years before Winnie-the-Pooh, careful readers will also discover the very first appearance of the Best Bear in All the World. These treasured poems are perfectly matched by Ernest Shepard's whimsical illustrations, which have delighted countless readers. These poems have been read and re-read to generations of children, and today, they can still find a cherished place on every bookshelf.

A. Milne, E. They're changing guard at Buckingham Palace - Christopher Robin went down with Alice. Curl up with A. Milne's classic book of poetry for children, When We Were Very Young. This is the first volume of rhymes written especially for children by Milne - as popular now as when they were first written

The House at Pooh Corner - A. Milne (author), Ernest H. Shepard (illustrator) What childhood is complete without this .

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Pooh and the Psychologists. by John Tyerman Williams · . Milne · Ernest H. Winnie-the-Pooh is one of the most beloved bears of all time. Now readers will discover that he's also a brilliant psychologist In this witty book, Williams cleverly explores the psychological depths of the inhabitants of the.

A.A. Milne's writing reaches the hearts of readers of all ages. His poems weave together the worlds of reality and enchanting make-believe. And they are paired perfectly with Ernest H. Shepard's whimsical illustrations.

Comments: (7)

Mr.jeka
I am 85 years old and sent this to my now 6 year old granddaughter. My son sent me a video of her reading
the last poem in the book which I memorized long ago. I would never have believed that this could ever be
possible, but am grateful to everyone who helped to make it happen. Thank you.
Iaran
This is a lovely keepsake-quality book with all the illustrations those of previous generations remember with affection. I was disappointed, however, to find these "complete tales" did not include the teddy bear poems from Milne's "When We Were Very Young", my own introduction to Pooh over 80 years ago.
Yanki
I bought this sweet book for myself, because I am simply smitten with the gentleness and kindness that is so commonly illustrated in its pages. I know it is supposed to be for children, but there is plenty for adults to learn, if they care to. I love this book!
Najinn
It is a great story and book for children. Unfortunately the book presented for sale is not what you receive. The book for sale is a special addition that is printed in the USA. The one you receive is not the special addition and it is printed in China. The ad and preview for this book is misleading.
Eigonn
When I went away to college many years ago, my mother loaned my "Winnie-the-Pooh"—received on my fifth birthday—to a young co-worker to read to her children. It was never returned. I have been mourning ever since! The fact that this book had everything the original had, except the hardback cover, made it irresistible. I bought it! It did not disappoint. I saw the same dear pictures of the same beloved Pooh in the well-remembered interesting situations with his unique take on matters and his same friends and his companion, Christopher Robin. The book now has joined its mate, "The House at Pooh Corner." My bookcase is no longer missing something. Get this book and read it to your children or give it to them to read, as my mother did me. It cannot be replaced by the Disney Pooh. That Pooh is a whole different animal...trust me. Oh, and lend it to NO ONE. Get them one of their own!
Usanner
Book came quickly despite the crazy weather. I purchased this for my 3yo nephew knowing that I read and loved the stories when I was small. I hope that he finds the stories as entrancing as I did. The book is beautiful, and has the updated dust cover art shown on the main image. Pages are heavyweight and have high quality printing and the hard cover came unblemished and undamaged from shipping. Pooh is embossed in gold on the light blue cover. Will buy again once my other nephew is a little older.
Prinna
Exactly what I was looking for. I prefer the look and feel of hardcover books. I usually take the dust cover off because I like the look of the raw book, and this book was no exception. Under the dustcover over this book is a beautiful mustard yellow color with little silver bees engraved in it—it's adorable!

I love it.
Like pretty much everyone else in the world I'd heard of WINNIE-THE-POOH. I'd even seen a lot of the TV shows and movies (a friend of mine actually wrote some of the TV shows for Disney). But it wasn't until I watched GOODBYE CHRISTOPHER ROBIN that I became interested in reading the books. I am so very glad I did.

I've only read the first one so far, and, as expected, it is a wonderful children's story; but what I didn't realize was how uniquely well-written it is. Admittedly the opening caught me off-guard and I had to re-read it twice to understand the point-of-view, but once I realized what Mr. Milne was doing, I loved it.

Yes, the storytelling is simplistic. Mr. Milne is obviously writing for a very young audience. This makes his style entirely appropriate, plus his ability to tell his story from the standpoint of a child is amazing. But it is his characters that make WINNIE work most of all. They are brilliantly childlike and likable.

Kudos, Mr. Milne. WINNIE-THE-POOH is a wonderful accomplishment, and deserves all of its accolades. I have no doubt it will still be around in another hundred years.
When We Were Very Young (Winnie-the-Pooh - Classic Editions) download epub
Literature & Fiction
Author: Ernest H. Shepard,A. A. Milne
ISBN: 0416152627
Category: Children's Books
Subcategory: Literature & Fiction
Language: English
Publisher: Methuen; New edition edition (May 1, 2000)
Pages: 120 pages