long before he became a doting father Archie and LilibetPrince Harry was his brother’s uncle Prince William’s three children – Prince George, Princess Charlotte, Prince Louis – and by the sound of it, he always had a keen eye for thoughtful gifts.
We’ve talked many times about how his mother, Princess Diana, inspired him. his memoir spare.
The princess was known to be an avid collector of first editions, so Uncle Harry is said to have purchased a first edition by AA Milne for Prince Louis’ big day. winnie the pooh From 1926. how adorable is that?
procured clearly To mirror“One of Harry’s happiest childhood memories is of his mother reading him bedtime stories. She loves old classics, and Harry enjoys reading Louis, Charlotte, and George as they get older.” I had a great idea to start a small first edition library..”
But at first, it looks like Prince Harry was about to pick another classic children’s book. “He was originally Lewis Carroll’s Through the Looking Glasswas priced at £24,000, but decided winnie the pooh Good for the first book. Robinson Crusoe was William’s favorite book, but Harry loved all things AA Milne. ”
We love the idea behind this gift (unfortunately it is probably It’s not something you can replicate the next time you’re invited to a christening!).