Lot 205 of 426:
Speedy in Oz, 1st Edition  

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Lot closed - unsold
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
Speedy in Oz

Author:
Thompson, Ruth Plumly

Place:
Chicago

Publisher:
Reilly & Lee

Date:
1934

Description:

298 pp. Illustrated with 12 color inserted plates by John R. Neill. 22.8x17 cm (9x6¾"). Maroon cloth, pictorial cover label, black & white pictorial endpapers, color pictorial jacket. First Edition.

First state with Reilly & Lee imprint on spine in semi-script, "fancy" letters. All later printings were issued without color plates. Front cover and flap of earliest variant jacket folded into copy in rear, worn with loss along edges (Bienvenue & Schmidt p. 116).


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Faint foxing to endpapers, small stain to side of text block, text clean throughout; near fine.


 
Item number:
307273
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