" A Gallery of Children" was written by A A Milne (of Winnie the Phooh fame) and illustrated by Saida (aka H Willebeek Le Mair). Published in 1925 by David McKay Company this is a first American edition.
The book's contents include: The Princess and the Apple-Tree Sparrow Tree Square The Twins Miss Waterlow in Bed Sand Babies Poor Anne A Voyage to India Barbara's Birthday The Baby Show The Magic Hill The Three Daughters of M. Dupont Castles by the Sea
Each story is accompanied by a beautiful, full-color plate illustration with an Art Deco border.
This vintage book measures 12 1/4" x 9 1/2" and is in very good condition. It has light blue cloth covers with a black embossed title and paste down picture. The picture on the cover has some mild lifting at one spot (see photo 2). The pages are clean, the binding is tight and all the plates are present. There is an inscription on the inside frontispiece which reads, "To the lovelies baby of all December 1931 - Pooh"
An amazing vintage book to share with the little one's in your life or add to you rare book collection.