London: Methuen & Co. Ltd., 1928. Ernest H. Shepard. First edition. Hardcover. Ex-library, with fewer markings than is usual. 178pp. Duodecimo [19.5 cm] Bright coral cloth over boards, stamped in gilt. Publisher's gilt topstain. Spine is heavily sunned, and moderately bumped at head and foot. Small library stamp on title. Textblock is cracked at page 20, but binding is holding tight. Endpapers feature charming illustrations of the Hundred Acre Wood's residents' silhouettes. Lacking dust jacket. Very good. Item #56692
The final installment in the "Pooh" quartet, this volume marks the first appearance of Tigger. With decorations by Ernest H. Shepard. Milne and Shepard's collaboration has captured the hearts of entire generations since Christopher Robin and his delightful gang first appeared on the scene in the 1920s.