The Road to OZ [First Edition - First State]

By: Baum, Frank L.

Price: $1,400.00

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Book Condition: Very Good


First Edition, First State [all points correct] Having the earliest state of text with perfect type on both pages 34 and 120 and having the caption and numeral present on page 129. -------- This fifth Oz book contains Dorothy's fourth and last round trip. Readers meet the Shaggy Man, Button Bright and Polycrome, the Rainbows Daughter and get to attend the Royal Birthday Party of Her Majesty, Princess Ozma. --------- Light green cloth pictorially stamped in dark green, brown, black and red. Pictorial endpages; numerous b/w illustrations throughout. Printed on various shades of colored stock. Inscribed the year of publication. Unusually clean, bright and tight. Spine ends and corners lightly rubbed, rear cover with a hint of hand soiling; small rub to the cloth at fore-edge of front cover, professional repaired in the past. 8vo; 261 pages [1, blank], [2] adverts. ------- Ref: Hanff/Greene V. 1; Schiller 192; Book of Wonder Catalog

Title: The Road to OZ [First Edition - First State]

Author Name: Baum, Frank L.

Illustrator: John R. Neil

Categories: CHILDREN'S BOOKS, LITERATURE,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Chicago, Reilly & Britton: 1909

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Seller ID: 011929

Keywords: Golden Age of Illustration,