This delightful book contains one rhyming verse for each day throughout the calendar year, along with space to enter the names of friends and relatives who have birthdays on those dates. Kate Greenaway, iconic illustrator, was best known for her traditionally styled drawings. Her unique style is found throughout this unique book. A child's name is included on both the cover and on a dedicated opening page to which a message can be added. Part of our From the Archive range of gifts, which contain timeless classics from a bygone era; each book within this range will be presented in a beautifully designed gift box. Taken from the historic archives of Frederick Warne and Penguin, specially stored in the basements of the Victoria & Albert Museum in London.