Author: Ernest H. Shepard. Introduction by A.A. Milne
Publisher: Methuen & Co., Ltd. Label for E.P. Dutton pasted over Methuen text.
Description: Hardcover. 87 pages. First edition/first printing denoted by "First Published in 1927" on the copyright page.
Condition: Covers show some wear and soiling. Fraying and wear at the edges, corners, and spine caps. Corners bumped. Some foxing on the first few free pages and the last few free pages.
Dust Jacket: None
Contents: Ernest Howard Shepard (10 December 1879 - 24 March 1976) was an English artist and book illustrator. He was known especially for his human-like animals in illustrations for The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame and Winnie-the-Pooh by A. A. Milne.
He was hired as a regular staff cartoonist for Punch, the famous British magazine of humor and satire, in 1921 and became lead cartoonist in 1945. This book contains selected cartoons from the first six years of his work at Punch as well as color illustrations of poems by E.V. Knox.