Winnie-the-Pooh (Winnie-the-Pooh, #1)

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  • Hardcover
  • 145 pages
  • Winnie-the-Pooh (Winnie-the-Pooh, #1)
  • A.A. Milne
  • English
  • 10 April 2019
  • 0525467564

About the Author: A.A. Milne

Alan Alexander Milne pronounced m ln was an English author, best known for his books about the teddy bear Winnie the Pooh and for various children s poems A A Milne was born in Kilburn, London, to parents Vince Milne and Sarah Marie Milne n e Heginbotham and grew up at Henley House School, 6 7 Mortimer Road now Crescent , Kilburn, a small public school run by his father One of his teac Alan Alexander Milne pronounced m ln was an English author, best known for his books about the teddy bear Winnie the Pooh and for various children s poems A A Milne was born in Kilburn, London, to parents Vince Milne and Sarah Marie Milne n e Heginbotham and grew up at Henley House School, 6 7 Mortimer Road now Crescent , Kilburn, a small public school run by his father One of his teachers was H G Wells who taught there in 1889 90 Milne attended Westminster School and Trinity College, Cambridge, where he studied on a mathematics scholarship While there, he edited and wrote for Granta, a student magazine He collaborated with his brother Kenneth and their articles appeared over the initials AKM Milne s work came to the attention of the leading British humour magazine Punch, where Milne was to become a contributor and later an assistant editor.Milne joined the British Army in World War I and served as an officer in the Royal Warwickshire Regiment and later, after a debilitating illness, the Royal Corps of Signals He was discharged on February 14, 1919.After the war, he wrote a denunciation of war titled Peace with Honour 1934 , which he retracted somewhat with 1940 s War with Honour During World War II, Milne was one of the most prominent critics of English writer P G Wodehouse, who was captured at his country home in France by the Nazis and imprisoned for a year Wodehouse made radio broadcasts about his internment, which were broadcast from Berlin Although the light hearted broadcasts made fun of the Germans, Milne accused Wodehouse of committing an act of near treason by cooperating with his country s enemy Wodehouse got some revenge on his former friend by creating fatuous parodies of the Christopher Robin poems in some of his later stories, and claiming that Milne was probably jealous of all other writers But I loved his stuff He married Dorothy Daphne de S lincourt in 1913, and their only son, Christopher Robin Milne, was born in 1920 In 1925, A A Milne bought a country home, Cotchford Farm, in Hartfield, East Sussex During World War II, A A Milne was Captain of the Home Guard in Hartfield Forest Row, insisting on being plain Mr Milne to the members of his platoon He retired to the farm after a stroke and brain surgery in 1952 left him an invalid and by August 1953 he seemed very old and disenchanted.He was 74 years old when he passed away in 1956


Winnie-the-Pooh (Winnie-the-Pooh, #1) The Bear Of Very Little Brain And His Friends From The Hundred Acre Wood Have Delighted Generations Of Readers Since Winnie The Pooh Was First Published In 1926.Back By Popular Demand, The Four Full Color Gift Editions Of The Original Pooh Classics Are Available Again These Elegant Books, Larger In Format Than The Classic Editions, Include All Of Ernest H Shepard S Illustrations, Each Meticulously Hand Painted In Delicate Watercolors.Here Are The Two Great Storybooks Chronicling The Adventures Of Christopher Robin And All The Inhabitants Of The Hundred Acre Wood, As Well As The Two Charming Volumes Of Poems Bright In Color And True In Spirit, These Are Books For Giving To Pooh Fans Of All Ages.

10 thoughts on “Winnie-the-Pooh (Winnie-the-Pooh, #1)

  1. says:

    Winnie the Pooh, light of my life, fire of my loins My sin, my soul Win knee the Pooh the tip of the lip taking a trip of three steps down the palate to return at four to kiss Pooh He was Pooh, plain Pooh, in the morning, standing eighteen inches i...

  2. says:

    In which the animals meet a Hostile Reviewer, and Pooh invents a New BreakfastOne morning, Pooh and Piglet were walking through the Hundred Acre Wood, when they spied a strange Creature lying on the ground As they got closer, they could see that it looked a bit like a very large Boy But what was most remarkable was that someone had tied it down with hundreds of tiny ropes It could hardly move a finger, and there was even something tied over its mouth Mmf said the creature in a loud but rat In which the animals meet a Hostile Reviewer, and Pooh invents a New BreakfastOne morning, Pooh and Piglet were walking through the Hundred Acre Wood, when they spied a strange Creature lying on the ground As they got closer, they could see that it looked a bit like a very large Boy But what was most remarkable was that someone had tied it down with hundreds of tiny ropes It could hardly move a finger, and there was even something tied over its mouth Mmf said the creature in a loud but rather sti...

  3. says:

    Some people care too much I think it s called love Since Winnie the Pooh is my favourite Disney movie, I decided to read book it s based on Turns out it is one of my favourite books.It is so absolutely sweet and filled with smart humor What I...

  4. says:

    Winnie the Pooh by A.A Milne was my favorite book series as a child Later, when my own kids sat listening to the adventures of Christopher Robin, Pooh Bear, Piglet, and Eeyore, and the gang, it was a little bit of a shock to discover this series, with its charming stories, are not just for kids A little Consideration, a little Thought for Others, makes all the difference I enjoyed sharing these stories with my own children, loving the chance or excuse to read them all over again, struck b Winnie the Pooh by A.A Milne was my favorite book series as a child Later, when my own kids sat listening to the adventures of Christopher Robin, Pooh Bear, Piglet, and Eeyore, and the gang, it was a little bit of a shock to discover this series, with its charming stories, are not just for kids A little Consideration, a little Thought for Others, makes all the difference I enjoyed sharing these stories with my own children, loving the chance or excuse to read them all over again, struck by the humor, and the clever rhymes, and diversity of the characters This ode to childhood and friendship is poignant for the adults, but...

  5. says:

    I got four matching hardback books today When We Were Very YoungNow We Are SixWinnie the Pooh andThe House at Pooh Corner.I was going to put some ribbon around them and sell them as a set, but I got lost in reading The King s Breakfast and loving Shepard s illustrations aloud I don t really want to sell the book now I want to have kiddies come into the shop and on the pretext of perhaps making a sale from the parents reading the poems aloud Most of the parents ...

  6. says:

    The Winnie the Pooh books are great because everyone has some sort of problem Pooh is painfully na ve, Piglet is neurotic, Owl is a narcissist, Eeyore has major depression, Tigger is hyperactive, Rabbit is a sociopath, and Kanga needs to spend an...

  7. says:

    Book ReviewCan you believe Winnie the Pooh by A.A Milne is almost 100 years old I was shocked when I found out I thought it was from the 1950s or 1960s nonetheless, it s an amazing memory So many fun characters, great childhood moment and even some adult ones come from these books and the subsequent mass market media that came from them It always had me wondering what exactly is a pooh, as in bear Christopher Robin s made up name, so it seems, came from a childhood bear andBook ReviewCan you believe Winnie the Pooh by A.A Milne is almost 100 years old I was shocked when I found out I thought it was from the 1950s or 1960s nonetheless, it s an amazing memory So many fun characters, great childhood moment and even some adult ones come from these books and the subsequent mass market media that came from them It always had me wondering what exactly is a pooh, as in bear Christopher Robin s made up name, so it seems, came from a childhood bear and the name of a swan Interesting I also never knew when I read this years ago that it was from an entire series I m sure I read , but I don t know specifically which ones I...

  8. says:

    Truly a beautiful book

  9. says:

    Celebrity Death Match versus Heart of Darkness.Dear Christopher Robin,Your father and I miss you but we feel that it would be best if you spent the remainder of the summer at camp, as previously agreed You quit the boy scouts, band and your newspaper route to spendtime with those things Really, my son, you are much too told to play with stuffed animals To think, all my friends in the bridge meetings have all star athlete sons and honor roll daug...

  10. says:

    So beautifully and so simply written deceptively so by A.A Milne and exquisitely illustrated by E.H Shepard initially black white line drawings and later colour washed by Shepard himself These are the stories of a boy and his bear, his world and all the wonderful characters that inhabit that world 100 Acre Wood, his childhood and ultimately the passing of that childhood What could have been especially considering the era in which they were written a particularly twee, sickly sweet an So beautifully and so simply written deceptively so by A.A Milne and exquisitely illustrated by E.H Shepard initially black white line drawings and later colour washed by Shepard himself These are the stories of a boy and his bear, his world and all the wonderful characters that inhabit that world 100 Acre Wood, his childhood and ultimately the passing of that childhood What could have been especially considering the era in which they were written a particularly twee, sickly sweet and very dated collection of stories of childhood, is as about as far from that as it could possibly be Both collections have certainly stood the test of time extremely well At the heart of A.A Milne s wonderful collections Winnie the Pooh and The House at Pooh Corner is of course Pooh, who is such a wonderfully ...

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