Description

    Rare Signed Edition of A. A. Milne

    A. A. Milne. Now We Are Six: With Decorations by Ernest H. Shepard. London: Methuen & Co. Ltd., [1927].

    First edition, limited to 20 copies on Japanese vellum of which this is numbered 18 and signed by Milne and Shepard on limitation page. Octavo. 103 pages. Text illustrations.

    Custom half red morocco with red cloth boards and five raised bands by Sangorski & Sutcliffe. Six compartments with gilt ruling and titles. Gilt top edge with remaining edges untrimmed. Modest rubbing with two small spots of soiling on boards. Endpapers mildly offset from binding. Pages lightly toned. Small red stain on bottom edge of rear free endpaper, probably caused by a bit of glue from binding. Hand-bill from an exhibition of Shepard's drawings used to illustrate title is laid in. An overall fine copy of this scarce edition.


    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Books & Catalogs (view shipping information)

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2010
    14th-16th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 1,239

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2018 April 7 Americana & Political - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    The resulting auction of my property overwhelmed me. I want to thank Tom Slater and the Heritage team for a very satisfactory experience and profitable result with my historical consignment.
    Henry L.,
    Lexington, KY
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2017 November 10 Space Exploration - Dallas
    2017 November 10 Space Exploration - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $851,081