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The Complete Tales and Poems of Winnie-the-Pooh/WTP [Hardcover]

A. A. Milne , Ernest H. Shepard
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Oct. 4 2001
Since their publication some seventy years ago, A.A. Milne’s enchanting tales and playful verses have been treasured and adored by generations of children, and Winnie-the-Pooh is as popular today as when he first appeared in 1926.

This special volume brings together all of the Pooh stories and all of the poems in one full-color, large-format book. The texts are complete and unabridged, and each of Ernest H. Shephard’s whimsical illustrations have been brilliantly recolored from his original sketches of Milne’s son, Christopher Robin, and his toys.

Here are the beloved stories of Pooh stuck in Rabbit’s doorway, playing Poohsticks on the bridge, and the oft-read poems, "Buckingham Palace," "Us Two," and so many more. Elegant yet simple, whimsical yet wise, this classic edition is sure to find a cherished place on every bookshelf.

--This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

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Seventy-five years ago, that most beloved of "silly old bears," Winnie- the-Pooh, came down the stairs, "bump, bump, bump," on the back of his head, behind Christopher Robin. And now, after generations of children have grown up on stories about Pooh's adventures with his forest friends, the four all-time children's classics from A.A. Milne and Ernest H. Shepard have been collected in one hefty, handsome volume for another multitude of generations to enjoy. Gathered together are the poems and tales that celebrate heffalumps, Eeyore's birthday, the unbouncing of Tigger, Disobedience, Buckingham Palace, and sneezles. The stories about Pooh getting stuck in Rabbit's doorway, Piglet doing a "Very Grand Thing," and Eeyore losing a tail (and Pooh finding one) are timeless favorites for children--and grownups--of all ages. Four original classics are here, in all their glory: Winnie-the-Pooh, The House at Pooh Corner, When We Were Very Young, and Now We Are Six. This beautiful edition features complete, unabridged text and all of Shepard's original illustrations, each hand painted in watercolors--this is a true collector's gem. (All ages) --Emilie Coulter

From Publishers Weekly

Celebrate the 75th anniversary of the beloved "silly old bear" with two new offerings. The Complete Tales & Poems of Winnie-the-Pooh collects A.A. Milne's classic stories (Winnie-the-Pooh; The House at Pooh Corner; When We Were Very Young; and Now We Are Six) and Ernest H. Shepard's original illustrations in one gorgeous oversize gift edition. Three Cheers for Pooh: The Best Bear in All the World by Brian Sibly provides readers with a historical reference point, starting with the story of Mrs. Milne's purchase of a stuffed bear at a London department store for their young son, Christopher Robin. Photographs, original manuscript pages and Shepard's sketches and illustrations complete the package.

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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Wonderful book May 8 2003
Format:Hardcover
I bought this book as a baby shower gift, and couldn't have been more pleased. It has an attractive cover, sturdy pages, and a good binding -- all necessary for years of bedtime stories! Like most classic Pooh books, the only illustrations are the original drawings, so the emphasis is on the story. One note: This is a big, fairly heavy book. It's something to be read to or by an older child, maybe at bedtime, but it's not as durable for the poundings board books get.
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5 of 6 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Pooh Corner Sept. 11 2003
By A Customer
Format:Hardcover
I loved Pooh as a child and know have been able to introduce Pooh to my own kids. It has a generational appeal. A few years ago, a friend of mine lost a 6-year-old son through an accident where older children were playing with a handgun. The funeral featured the boy's favorite poem from Milne with the final line, "Now that I'm six, I'm as clever as clever. I think I'll stay six forever and ever."
The double meaning and emotions from the loss of this young Pooh fan will always be with me. Another book for bedtimes that is full of love, adventure, and wisdom is Original Animals by Horton. I encourage you to check it out. You will be glad you did.
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5.0 out of 5 stars The REAL Pooh Dec 19 2001
Format:Hardcover
No childhood - or adulthood, for that matter - would be complete without the adventures of wonderful Winnie and his friends. This 75th anniversary edition is beautifully presented, and readers used to Disney's glossily commercial drawings will be amazed by the original Ernest H. Shepard illustrations featured here. Coloured by Shepard when he was in his 90s (!), Pooh, Piglet, Christopher Robin and co have never seemed more endearing and vivid.
But the greatest credit should surely go to A.A. Milne for creating some of fiction's most delightful characters. Reading this collection today after a break of 30-odd years, Milne's gentle wit and enthusiasm seem as fresh as ever. What a wonderful sense of life (and fun) the man must have possessed.
Pooh is the perfect antidote to today's cynical times!
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars beautiful Sept. 12 2010
Format:Hardcover
The book is very beautifully illustrated. It is perfect to read to young kids until they can read it themselves. They will keep it all theirs lives
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5.0 out of 5 stars A masterpiece Aug. 16 2002
By Dan
Format:Hardcover
The Winnie the Pooh books are timeless classics that will never die. The Pooh books remain the best books(in my opinion) in childrens literature. The storys are very good, and the character structure is amazing. This collection both Pooh books(Winnie the Pooh and The House on Pooh corner) and both Pooh poem books(When we were very young and Now we are Six). The poems are genuis. Winnie the The character structure has to be the best in literature. These stories brinng back memories. Pooh will always have a special place in my heart. 6 out of 5 if possible!
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5.0 out of 5 stars THE MAGIC OF WINNIE-THE-POOH! Oct. 17 2001
Format:Hardcover
Who could ever forget this heart-warwming, honey-loving bear? All the familiar characters are here, Christopher Robin, Pooh, Eeyore and Tigger. With Christmas just around the corner, what a delightful gift this would make for that special child on your list. The beautiful hand-painted, watercolour illustrations are of very high quality. This is a collector's item of tales and poems that your child can treasure over the years and one day pass on to his or her own children. For Pooh-lovers, this is truly a treasure to behold.
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5.0 out of 5 stars All the magic of Winnie the Pooh... July 26 2002
By A. Ort
Format:Hardcover
This is a beautiful book. This is definitely not the Disney version of Pooh. This is the 'magical' and mysterious Pooh in all his glory. The illustrations are timeless and add depth to the characters in the Hundred Acre Wood.
I've had friends young and old who have seen this book lying on my coffee table and have picked it up and have become like children again reading these tales.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Baby Shower Mainstay March 8 2002
By rizabiz
Format:Hardcover
I sent this collection to a girlfriend for her baby shower because she had a Pooh theme. She was so excited and couldn't believe it was her only book! She and her husband love the stories and read them even before the baby was born. She agrees that books are great shower gift and help keep the mom sane. This is a wonderful collection that you can't get bored with.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
Lovely book
Published 19 days ago by Jean Jiang
5.0 out of 5 stars Charming, Charming, Charming!
Here you have all of A. A. Milne's Winnie the Pooh books in a single volume with all of Ernest H. Shepard's appropriately simple illustrations in colour. Read more
Published 3 months ago by AJ Mittendorf
5.0 out of 5 stars Fantastic!
How can you go wrong with the complete stories of Winnie The Pooh? This compilation is fantastic. I've been reading them to my six year old at bedtime and we both enjoy them a... Read more
Published 7 months ago by Tom
5.0 out of 5 stars love it
every child should have this book! It is a magical experience. I order it for every new mom and dad!
Published 15 months ago by Angela Hutchinson
5.0 out of 5 stars Winniw the Pooh
Winnie the Pooh is one of my favorite books and this did not disappoint. It is a gift for newborn twins
Published 16 months ago by Karen Mudge
5.0 out of 5 stars Wonderful!
The delightful full color illustrations by Ernest H. Shepard are what separate this combined volume from all others. A must-have for Pooh fans. Read more
Published on Dec 19 2002 by Joan Anne
5.0 out of 5 stars Best compilation of Milne's work
The is the difinitive Milne collection, with brilliant full color photos of Edward the bear the way Christopher Robin remembers him.
Published on Dec 4 2002 by Kevin M. Gorden
5.0 out of 5 stars Every Pooh fan needs this book
This is the book that every Pooh fan must have, especially children raised on only Disney Pooh. This book contains A.A. Milne's original stories, with Ernest H. Read more
Published on Sept. 26 2002 by Shana Norris
5.0 out of 5 stars Beautiful and wonderful to share with kids.
The artwork is exquisite, and little ones follow the story from page to page. Reading brings a new world to my little boy, and encourages them to open books on their own.
Published on Sept. 20 2002 by "clio009"
5.0 out of 5 stars A realy, really, really, really quick review.
Winnie the Pooh storybooks are the greatest children books ever created. Each chapter in a pooh mbook has a different sory.
Published on Sept. 14 2002 by Daniel
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