When We Were Very Young Author:A. A. Milne When We Were Very Young, the first of A.A. Milne’s four world-famous books for children, introduced Christopher Robin to innumerable friends, and has probably been read more widely than any other book of verse for children published in our time. — For sheer delightfulness the children’s rhymes of A.A. Milne are in a class by th... more »emselves, with their charm, humour, and understanding – to say nothing of their irresistible rhythms.
Ernest H. Shepard’s illustrations are an important complement to the verses. A.A. Milne has here created a book of proven classic quality, a book that goes straight to the heart.« less