Lot 202 of 426:
The Lost King of Oz 1st Edition  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$228
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
The Lost King of Oz
Author:
Thompson, Ruth Plumly
Place:
Chicago
Publisher:
The Reilly & Lee Co.
Date:
1925
Description:

280 pp. Illustrated with 12 inserted color plates by John R. Neill. 22.9x16.5 cm (9x6½"). Dark blue cloth, pictorial cover label, black & white pictorial endpapers. First Edition.

Damaged type on the serif of letter "k" on page 193, line 4 marking this copy as later in the first printing. It retains its colored plates and they are coated only on the printed side - indicating first edition (Bienvenue & Schmidt p. 107).

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Faint flaking to cover pictorial and light rubbing to ends of spine; toning to edges of textblock, text clean throughout; near fine.
 
Item number:
304999
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