When We Were Very Young

Category: Book
By (author): Milne, A. A.
Illustrated By: Shepard, Ernest H.
Series: Winnie-the-pooh
Subject:  JUVENILE FICTION / Classics
Publisher: Penguin Young Readers Group
Published: October 1988
Format: Book-paperback
Pages: 112
Size: 7.69in x 5.38in x 0.55in
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Additional Notes

From The Publisher*Verses full of bubbling nonsense and rhythm, written for the author's son, Christopher Robin. It is for "very small children (and for their elders who get a surreptitious joy from what is meant for their little ones)."" -- Sunday Review, 1924
Biographical NoteA. A. Milne was born in 1882 in London. He was a playwright and journalist as well as a poet and storyteller. His classic children's books were inspired by his son, Christopher Robin. Milne died in 1956.

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.