"Baby Days -- A New Selection of Songs, Stories, and Pictures for Very Little Folks with an Introduction by The Editor of St. Nicholas" contains 300 illustrations and was published by The Century Co. Copyrighted 1903 this amazing book contains all types of illustrations to go along with the stories, poems and rhymes.
Stories include: "Daffydowndillly", "Bonny Witches", "Oh, Do Keep still, Pussy!", and "Grandma's Nap" with too many more to name. The illustrations are done by various artists and in all different styles.
The book has a maroon cover illustrated with fairies riding on bugs and children in a boat. There is a gilded moon in the upper right corner. The book is in good condition with clean pages. The backstrip has been torn away but the rest of the cover only has minor bumping at the corners. There is an inscription on the front page. The binding is tight.
This rare book is absolutely gorgeous!