When We Were Very Young (Winnie-the-Pooh) (Paperback)
Puffin Books, 9780140361230, 112pp.
Publication Date: August 1, 1992
Other Editions of This Title:
Audio cassette (9/14/2004)
Audio Cassette (4/1/2005)
Compact Disc (5/1/2005)
Compact Disc (4/5/2005)
Audio Cassette (5/1/2005)
A classic celebration of childhood, A. 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.
About the Author
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.