Now We are Six.

Milne (A.A.)

Now We are Six.

with Decorations by Ernest H. Shepard [Second printing.]

Description: the borders of half-title a little browned, pp. x, [i], 102, crown 8vo, original red cloth with Shepard vignettes in gilt to both boards, band of fading at foot of upper board, the backstrip lettered in gilt and darkened, corners lightly rubbed with a touch of wear, gentle bump to bottom corner of upper board, t.e.g., endpapers with Shepard designs, good

Publication Details: Methuen, 1927

Notes: A pleasing presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the half-title: 'This book belongs to Dorothy Hyson. It was written by me, and it's all about my son. A.A. Milne'. The recipient was the notable actress, celebrated in the West End from her youth – Hyson worked as a cryptographer at Bletchley Park during the War, and retired from her successful career on the stage following her marriage to actor Anthony Quayle in 1947.

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Price: £1,000

Subject: Childrens

Published Date: 1927

Stock Number: 67718

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