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MISS ELIZABETH BENNET

London: Chatto and Windus, 1936. First Edition. This dramatization of a Jane Austen novel will be completely intelligible even to those who have never read Pride and Prejudice. While best known today for the classic children's character Winnie-the-Pooh, A.A. Milne wrote other children's books, newspaper and magazine articles, poetry, essays, short stories, novels, and more than three dozen plays, of which Miss Elizabeth Bennet is one of his later examples. Hardcover with dust jacket. 116 pages.


8vo., xiii, 116pp.; VG/VG; spine darkened green with black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut '5s. Net'; some chipping to corners, head and tail of spine, upper edge of dust jacket; mild bumping to corners; most pages uncut along the fore edge; mild foxing to endpapers; top edge of text block brown; While now known today mostly for the eternally lovable children's classic Winnie-the-Pooh, Milne was also a prolific playwright, although the success of Winnie-the Pooh overshadowed his previous work, as well as his later works. Based on 'Pride and Prejudice', this dramatization states that 'The play will be completely intelligible to readers who have never even read or heard of "Pride and Prejudice."'; extremely scarce in any form; shelved case 0.

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