Cover of Kate Greenaway’s almanack for 1892. “Kate Greenaway (Catherine Greenaway) (London, 17 March 1846 – 6 November 1901) was an English children’s book illustrator and writer. Her first book, Under The Window (1879), a collection of simple, perfectly idyllic verses about children, was a best-seller. The Kate Greenaway Medal, established in her honour in 1955, is awarded annually by the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals in the UK to an ill
First edition 1884. I would love to own a first edition of this beautiful Victorian book. Thanks to the Illuminated Books Project, it is not lost. You will have to type the code you see to enter the book, but it's OK.