(SMITH,JESSIE WILLCOX)illus. THE LITTLE MOTHER GOOSE. NY: Dodd Mead (1918). Oblong 8vo (8 x 5 7/8"), black cloth, pictorial paste-on with gold background, 176p., FINE IN DUST WRAPPER (dw with a few tiny edge tears else VG+). 1st edition of the Little Mother Goose, with more than 200 nursery rhymes. Illustrated by Smith with cover plate plus 12 color plates in text and many charming black and white line illustrations. This is a magnificent copy. Scarce in any condition but especially so in wrapper.