Lot 149 of 443:
Three Oz books by Baum  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$204
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Three Oz books

Author:
Baum, L. Frank

Place:
Chicago

Publisher:
Reilly & Britton

Date:
Various dates

Description:

3 volumes. Includes:

  • Little Wizard Stories of Oz. 6 parts in 1, paginated separately, approximately 196 pages in all. Illustrated with color plates by John R. Neill; ownership page designed by Maginel Wright Enright. Original yellow cloth, spine lettered in red, color pictorial cover label. Good amount of wear and soiling to cloth, with glue repairs to spine; hinges cracked, abraded area to front pastedown; good only. First Combined Edition, First Printing. [1914].
  • The Land of Oz. With 16 color plates & numerous black & white drawings by John R. Neill. Red cloth stamped in silver, black, and green; pictorial endpapers printed in dark green on a green stock. Plate facing 174 detached and laid in, another plate reinforced by heavy paper on backside with some creasing and a number of closed tears to edges; good or better. Fourth Printing. [c.1914].
  • The Emerald City of Oz. Green cloth with illustrated cover label. With 12 color plates. Front hinge cracked. Very good. Fourth Printing, Binding "C." [c.1918].

A selection of Baum's original Oz books, various printings. 


Lot Amendments

Condition:
varying degrees of general wear; one plate detached and laid in; all volumes good or better.


 
Item number:
301510
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