Lot 165 of 354:
Emerald City of Oz in jacket  

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Lot closed - unsold
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
The Emerald City of Oz

Author:
Baum, L. Frank

Place:
Chicago

Publisher:
Reilly & Lee

Date:
[1910 but c.1939]

Description:

295, [1] pp. Illustrated. with numerous black & white drawings by John R. Neill. (4to) red cloth with pictorial cover label, pictorial endpapers in black & white, illustrated dust jacket. 

Later printing with new ('sexy Ozma") cover label and jacket design by John R. Neill. Titles on dust jacket flaps listed through Ozoplaning With the Wizard of Oz (1939). Scarce with jacket.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Fair amount of wear and soiling to jacket with chips along edges, price clipped, large area of dampstaining to rear panel and flap with small areas of loss of color where damp cover has stuck to mylar protector, some tape repairs, light wear to binding with rubbing to extremities, area of discoloration from dampstaining to rear board affecting rear pastedown, spotting to text block edges; very good volume in good jacket.


 
Item number:
281544
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