Lot 12 of 377:
The Road to Oz first edition   

Click image to enlarge
Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$360
$500 - $800

The Road to Oz

Baum, L. Frank


Reilly & Britton Co.



Printed on various colors of paper stock. Illustrated throughout with black & white drawings by John R. Neill. (8vo), light green original linen-like cloth stamped in dark green, red, brown and black; pictorial endpapers. First Edition, First Printing.

First printing, binding state 'B' with publisher's imprint in large and small capital letters. "Toto on" page 34, line 4, and the numeral "121" on page 121, all in perfect type, and the numeral and caption beneath illustration on page 129 are lacking, indicating an early copy. Bienvenue & Schmidt, p. 41.

Lot Amendments

Some soiling to cloth, head and tail of spine bumped, head of spine lightly frayed; front hinge cracked; overall very good.

Item number:
Shipping info:

We have a full service shipping department to ensure proper packing and safe delivery of purchases at reasonable cost. We are specialists at packing and shipping books and works on paper.   All lots purchased by the same client are combined for shipping in order to keep the cost as economical as possible.  Our preferred method for domestic shipments is UPS Ground but we can also ship via FedEx or USPS Priority Mail. We do NOT ship USPS Media Mail under any circumstances.For international orders we select the most appropriate carrier depending on the value and weight of the items purchased.  We are happy to accommodate special arrangements by request.

Invoices are sent out the day following the auction and include a minimum $10 handling fee plus actual shipping and insurance charges.

Shipping estimates can be obtained  by contacting [email protected] prior to the auction.


Terms and conditions


All accepted bids are contracts and are considered final and non withdrawable.


A buyer's premium of 20% will be applied to all purchases.


The person posting the bids online has to be the person who has registered for the auction.