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Two Oz Adventures  

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Scarecrow of Oz with Pirates in Oz

Baum, L. Frank and Ruth Plumly Thompson


Reilly & Lee

1918 and 1931


Two volumes about Oz:

  • Baum, L. Frank. The Scarecrow of Oz. John R. Neill (Illustrator). Color frontispiece. Original full green cloth with pastedown color illustrations on front board; illustrated endpapers. Third Edition. Cover pastedown and joints rubbed; hinges starting; ffep missing.
  • Thompson, Ruth Plumly. Pirates in Oz. John R. Neill (Illustrator). Green cloth boards with color illustrated pastedown on front cover; red lettering on cover; black lettering on spine; edges yellow. First Edition, First Printing. Light bumping and rubbing to extremities; damp staining on interior front cover.

The Scarecrow of Oz is he 9th Ozian adventure to which Frank Baum added Captain Bill and Trot as new characters. The Pirates of Oz is the twenty-fifth book in L. Frank Baum's influential Oz series, and the eleventh written by Ruth Plumly Thompson in the wake of Baum's death in 1919. 

Donated by Eric Chaim Kline, Santa Monica CA.

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