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Winnie the Pooh Turns 90

Pooh turns 90 today. The original book, Winnie the Pooh, written by A.A. Milne and illustrated by E.H. Shepard, was published in 1926. At first, Milne was not keen to have Shepard illustrate his Pooh stories, and he gave detailed instructions to the illustrator about what he expected in the pictures.Shepard approached the challenge with considerable academic training under his belt, and he was an accomplished Punch cartoonist.
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