Alan Alexander Milne (18 January 1882 – 31 January 1956) was an English author, best known for his books about the teddy bear Winnie-the-Pooh and for various children's poems. Milne was a noted writer, primarily as a playwright, before the huge success of Pooh overshadowed all his previous work.
A. A. Milne was born in Kilburn, London, to parents Vince Milne, who was Scottish, and Sarah... more »
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''"Where are you going this nice fine day?"A.A. (Alan Alexander) Milne (1882-1956), British writer. Puppy and I (l. 32-35). . . Favorite Poems Old and New. Helen Ferris, ed. (1957) Doubleda...
(I said to the Puppy as he went by).
"Up in the hills to roll and play."
"I'll come with you, Puppy," said I.''
''The more itA.A. (Alan Alexander) Milne (1882-1956), British writer. The More It Snows (l. 3-8). . . New Treasury of Children's Poetry, A; Old Favorites and N...
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Once upon a time there were three little foxesA.A. (Alan Alexander) Milne (1882-1956), British writer. The Three Foxes (l. 1-4). . . Oxford Book of Children's Verse, The. Iona Opie and Peter O...
Who didn't wear stockings, and they didn't wear sockses,
But they all had handkerchiefs to blow their noses,
And they kept their han...
''Little Boy kneels at the foot of the bedA.A. (Alan Alexander) Milne (1882-1956), British children's writer. When We Were Very Young, "Vespers," (1924).
Droops on the little hands, little gold head;
Hush! Hush! Whisper who dares!
Christopher Robin is saying his prayers.''