A Gallery of Children limited edition signed by Alan Alexander Milne. Illustrated by “Saida”(H. Willbeek Le Mair).
A limited and signed collection of twelve illustrated children’s prose by A. A. Milne. A Gallery of Children contains coloured illustrations surrounded by a pastel frame and coloured border by H. Willebeek le Mair. This was Milne’s second work for children, following the verses of When We Were Very Young (1924) and before the book, Winnie the Pooh (1926). Signed by A. A. Milne on the limitation page.
Original cream cloth boards with bright gilt illustrations and titles. The bindings of the book are tight. The covers are marked and stained. Spine is darkened and the pages are untrimmed. Foxing on the end papers. Light foxing to some of the illustrations and pages within but overall a bright copy. All illustrations are bright. One image is loose. 105 printed pages. 13 x 10 1/2″ , 33 x 27 cm
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