London: Methuen, (1927). First edition. Number two of 200 copies, printed on handmade paper and signed by Milne and Shepard. This famous collection of children’s verses, featuring Milne’s son Christopher Robin and his bear, is illustrated throughout with Ernest H. Shepard’s whimsical drawings.
Bound in quarter cloth with orange paper over boards and a paper label. Second identical label is tipped-in inside rear board. A fine copy in original dust wrapper, which shows usual toning and minor edgewear. Housed in a custom chemise and slipcase. Bookplate of former owner. Item #28043