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Winnie Ille Pu [Latin]
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Winnie Ille PuI: Nobis ostentantur Innie ille Pu atque apes nonnullae et incipiunt fabalae

II: Pu visitatum it et in angustias incurrit
III: Pu ac Porcellus venatum prodeunt et paene vusillum captant
IV: Ior caudam amittit et Pu caudam quendam invenit
V: Porcellus in heffalumpum incidit
VI: Ior Natalem agit Diem et duo dona accipit
VII: Canga et Ru ille parvulus in silvam veniunt it Porcellus balneo utitur
VIII: Christophorus Robinus expotitionem ad Palum Septentrionalem ducit
IX: Porcellus ab omni parte aquis circumdatus est
X: Christophorus Robinus convivium in honorem Pui dat et 'Valete' dicimus
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About the Author

A. A. Milne was born in 1882 in London. He was a playwright and journalist as well as a poet and storyteller. His classic children's books were inspired by his son, Christopher Robin. Milne died in 1956.

Born in Budapest in 1910, Alexander Lenard was a graduate of the famous Theresianum in Vienna. A refugee from Hitler who migrated to Brazil by the way of Rome, he worked variously as a pharmacist, math teacher, quiz show contestant, farmer, painter, poet, and pianist as well as, of course, a translator. At the time of his death in 1972 he was fluent in twelve languages. Winnie Ille Pu was the product of over seven years of work, beginning with a German translation of the famous classic in 1951, on which A.A. Milne personally congratulated him.

Reviews

"An altogether ingenious tour de force."
-The Washington Post

"A book anyone with even the slightest knowledge of Latin can enjoy . . . It does more to attract interest in Latin than Cicero, Caesar, and Virgil combined."
-Chicago Tribune

"Pooh has been a classic for so long, it's about time it showed up in a classical tongue."
-The New York Times Book Review

"Surely the ultimate canonization of a great children's classic."
-Des Moines Register

"A brilliantly funny book . . . Nothing is skipped, every word is there."

-New York Herald Tribune Book Review

"Proof that humor is not dead, even if Latin is supposed to be."
-New York World Telegram & Sun

"It is hard to conceive of a Latin work more calculated than this attractive volume to fascinate the modern public, young and old."
-Christian Science Monitor

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