The World of Pooh Author:A.A. Milne When the first stories of WINNIE-THE-POOH were written there were three animals in the nursery: stuffed animals to the visitor, but to the resident very much alive. They were Pooh, Piglet and Eeyore. Pooh had been the first birthday present, Eeyore was the Christmas present of a few months later. Piglet was an undated arrival at the hands of ... more »a stranger, who had often noticed a little boy walking in the street with his nurse and sometimes stopped and talked with them.
With these three friends, and an imaginary Owl and Rabbit, the stories began.« less