Lot 66 of 399:
Babes in Birdland by L. Frank Baum  

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Babes in Birdland: A Fairy Tale

[Baum, L. Frank] writing as Laura Bancroft


The Reilly & Britton Co.



116, [1], + [3] ad pp. Illustrated with 8 color plates by Maginal Wright Enright. (8vo) original green cloth-backed pictorial boards. First Edition thus.

Essentially a reprint of Policeman Bluejay, with a change of title and new copyright notice. Intended as a companion volume to Twinkle and Chubbins, published the same year. First printing as indicated by crediting Bancroft on spine  (Bienvenue & Schmidt, p. 291).

Lot Amendments

Slightly rubbed on ends of spine and edges of boards; front hinge cracked, ink ownership mark, textblock toned; very good.

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