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Winnie ille Pu: A Latin Version of A. A. Milne's Winnie-the-Pooh

4.17  ·  Rating Details  ·  81 Ratings  ·  10 Reviews
Hardcover, 121 pages
Published 1960 by Novi Eboraci: Sumptibus Duttonis
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Nathan "N.R." Gaddis
Jan 03, 2013 Nathan "N.R." Gaddis rated it it was amazing
Shelves: latin
If eighty percent plus of goodreaders read children's books, then I can read Winnie Ille Pu and so can you!
I couldn't read this now to save my life (curiously, there hasn't been much call for me to read ancient Latin since I left the rarified halls of Academe where it was a requirement) but it was a welcome break from Cicero and the odd Medieval annalist when I could.
Dec 11, 2007 Mark rated it liked it
Shelves: childrens
Something triggered my memory of this today. Back when I was county Latin champ (not so lofty a title in a state with 88 counties), my parents gave me this little book as a present, and I believe I actually read it and understood it. Woe be unto me were I to pick it up today. Caveat emptor indeed. But I'm sure the Latin has done me a world of good over the years even if my memory banks are limited to such deposits as amo, amas, amat and veni, vidi, vici.

Theodore Wilson
May 26, 2007 Theodore Wilson rated it really liked it
It's Winnie the Poo but in latin. Slow reading but every line is intense.

Ecce Eduardo Ursus scalis nunc tump-tump-tump occipite gradus pulsante post Christopher Robinum descendens.

A good start if you ever felt like practicing latin... It is surprising eerie, illustrating how similar yet alien a dead language can be.
Five stars if only for the sheer novelty of trying to read "balloon" in Latin.
Nov 24, 2014 Nika rated it liked it
The PUNS, oh the beautiful grammar puns.
Feb 21, 2016 Taylor rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: 2011
Hic et ubaqua.

Sep 08, 2007 Heather rated it really liked it
Technically, I haven't really read it yet.
Michael Reed
May 31, 2012 Michael Reed rated it it was amazing
my only translation ...long, long ago.
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