Wonderful Whimsical Baby Photographs Signed By Author
Cedco Publishing, 1995. FIRST EDITION, first printing. 8.5 x 11 inches - not the more smaller trade editions. Excellent condition, clean glossy pages other than author Anne Geddes neat signature on half title age. Original illustrated dust jacket. This rendering of the counting song celebrating the 12 days before Christmas in England, is illustrated with photographs of babies dressed as partridges, drummer boys, etc. Lyrics and sheet music at the back of the book. "The Twelve Days of Christmas is a special book that captures the true spirit of the Yuletide season through the enchanting images of photographer Anne Geddes.Her distinctive, gently humorous interpretation of the lyrics brings the joyful traditional song to life and makes it as fresh and fun today as it was when it was first sung hundreds of years ago.The ancient counting song, named after the 12-day holiday in England over Christmas, celebrates the tradition of gift giving. This updated edition of The Twelve Days of Christmas continues the tradition with its extraordinary images and refreshing design. Anne Geddes' images capture the essence of Christmas and will delight young and old alike.Her hallmark originality makes The Twelve Days of Christmas the perfect gift to give . . . and to receive. Anne Geddes is among the most creative photographers of the past 100 years and her original signed works often have high prices attached. Here is a signed first edition signed by the great photographer at a very reasonable price. Sure to add joy to every holiday season, and every time these pages are opened. Unpaginated.