Item #23621 Kate Greenaway's Almanack For 1885. Kate Greenaway.

Kate Greenaway's Almanack For 1885

London: George Routledge, (1884). First edition. Hardcover. Unpaginated, 12 leaves. 10 x 7 1/2 cm. Illustrated and printed by Edmund Evans with illustrations for each month. With an additional four full page plates. Greenaway notes, "I do not know why I cared most to draw children in old-fashioned dresses, except that old-fashioned things were always very pleasing to me." [see: GORDON N. RAY, p.157]. Tiny bookseller label of D.B. Friend, Brighton. Orig. imitation white morocco lettered in gilt, yellow endpapers. Aeg. Fine. Item #23621

Price: $150.00

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