(SMITH,JESSIE WILLCOX)illus. THE NOW-A-DAYS FAIRY BOOK by Anna Alice Chapin. NY: Dodd Mead (Oct. 1911). Large 4to (9 x 12"), brown cloth, pictorial paste-on, spine extrems with some fraying and cover plate worn at edges VG. First edition of a difficult to find Smith book, this is illustrated by Smith with 6 very large and beautiful color plates to accompany the text of fairy tales from standards like Beauty and the Beast to original fantasie. Simply wonderful.