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.