(London: Methuen & Co. Ltd., 1929). 222 x 146 mm. (8 3/4 x 5 3/4"). 2 p.l., [v]-xix, , 887,  pp. ONE OF 250 SPECIAL COPIES ON INDIA PAPER, SIGNED BY MILNE.
Publisher's gilt-decorated red cloth, top edge gilt, partly unopened. One leaf with two minor tears at head (not affecting text), but AN ESPECIALLY FINE COPY, entirely bright and clean inside and out.
This is a very attractive, mostly unread, copy of the first collected edition of Milne's essays and stories, comprising "The Day's Play," "The Holiday Round," "Once a Week," and "The Sunnyside." Part fiction and part autobiography, these modish and whimsical pieces were written for grown-ups by the creator of Pooh. (ST16866n)
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PJP Catalog: 78.218