Item description for Winnie-the-Pooh (Pooh Original Edition) by A. A. Milne & Ernest H. Shepard...
Overview The adventures of Christopher Robin and his friends, in which Pooh Bear uses a balloon to get honey, Piglet meets a Heffalump, and Eeyore has a birthday
Citations And Professional Reviews Winnie-the-Pooh (Pooh Original Edition) by A. A. Milne & Ernest H. Shepard has been reviewed by professional book reviewers and journalists at the following establishments -
Wilson Children's Catalog - 01/01/2010 page 1092
Wilson Children's Catalog - 01/01/2001 page 499
Wilson Children's Catalog - 01/01/2006 page 727
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 7.77" Width: 5.05" Height: 0.54" Weight: 0.35 lbs.
Release Date Aug 1, 1992
Grade Level Grade School
Series Winnie the Pooh
ISBN 0140361219 ISBN13 9780140361216 UPC 051488004998
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More About A. A. Milne & Ernest H. Shepard
A. 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. Born in Budapest in 1910, Alexander Lenardwas a graduate of the famous Theresianum in Vienna. A refugee from Hitler who migrated to Brazil by the way of Rome, he worked variously as a pharmacist, math teacher, quiz show contestant, farmer, painter, poet, and pianist as well as, of course, a translator. At the time of his death in 1972 he was fluent in twelve languages. Winnie Ille Pu was the product of over seven years of work, beginning with a German translation of the famous classic in 1951, on which A.A. Milne personally congratulated him."
A. A. Milne lived in London. A. A. Milne was born in 1882 and died in 1956.
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Reviews - What do customers think about Winnie-the-Pooh (Pooh Original Edition)?
Charming Jun 4, 2008
The charming and timeless story of Christopher Robin, Winnie-the-Pooh, their friends and their adventures. I truly enjoyed this more than I thought I would. After all the years working at TDS where we had the Disney version of Winnie-the-Pooh shoved at us from all directions, I'd taken to having a distinctly soured view of the bear and all his friends.
It occurred to me one day that I had never actually read the original, and thought maybe I should give that a chance, and am glad that I did. It's a simple and direct story, and proved to be a joy to read.
Winnie the Pooh - an adults perspective Mar 14, 2008
What does it say of a reader who, as an adult, reads 'Winnie the Pooh' for the first time - and - and - feels it one of the best novels he ever read. So pristine, so perfect - would I have appreciated it as a child? Who knows (I was too busy feeding my literary hunger with comics). Anyway I have my copy of 'Winnie the Pooh' on the top shelf of my book case, next to the others I consider great (Ulysses, 1984, Great Expectations ...) for all to see. And who can contest that for "I am a bear of very little brain, and big things bother me".
Wonderful! Feb 15, 2008
My 2 1/2 year old loves this! It is soooo much better than letting her watch tv as this uses her imagination. I'm very happy I bought this.
wonderful! Jan 11, 2007
This book was such a sweet little something to come home to at night. This book isn't just for kids, but for adults too! relax and enjoy!
one of our family's favorites Jan 4, 2007
This book is such a classic. I love reading it to my kids, no matter how many times they ask. (And as a homeschool mom of 4, I get asked a lot! I require it for kindergarten though.) And it gets even better the older you get. It is so funny and clever and wise and endearing. We see almost every personality type in the characters. Definitely a must-read, and if you can at all, own a copy of this book! (A good audio version is nice to have too--British accent a must!) It's on every children's book list I've seen, and with good reason--it's stood the test of time. The children in your life will thank you for introducing them to the original and still the best version of Winnie the Pooh.