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The Tin Woodman of Oz: A Faithful Story of the Astonishing Adventure Undertaken by the Tin Woodman, assisted by Woot the Wanderer, the Scarecrow of Oz, and Polychrome, the Rainbow's Daughter.
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The Tin Woodman of Oz: A Faithful Story of the Astonishing Adventure Undertaken by the Tin Woodman, assisted by Woot the Wanderer, the Scarecrow of Oz, and Polychrome, the Rainbow's Daughter.

By L. Frank Baum

Chicago: Rand McNally, ca. 1972. Reprint. Pictorial cover. Near fine/none as issued. John R. Neill. Near fine white binding softcover reprint circa 1972. Full color John R. Neill illustration pictorial front and back covers. $1.50 price on cover. Binding is sturdy and square. Profusely illustrated throughout in black and white drawings. No markings or nameplates.Foxing to top and bottom edges and to first two pages, text otherwise clean and bright. Appears unread. 288 pp. Octavo, 6 3/4 x 9 1/2 inches tall.

$20.00

The Magic of Oz: A Faithful Record of the Remarkable Adventures of Dorothy and Trot and the Wizard of Oz, together with the Cowardly Lion, the Hungry Tiger and Cap'n Bill, in their successful search for a Magical and Beautiful Birthday Present for Princess Ozma of Oz
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The Magic of Oz: A Faithful Record of the Remarkable Adventures of Dorothy and Trot and the Wizard of Oz, together with the Cowardly Lion, the Hungry Tiger and Cap'n Bill, in their successful search for a Magical and Beautiful Birthday Present for Princess Ozma of Oz

By L. Frank Baum

Chicago: Reilly & Lee, ca. 1964. Reprint. Pictorial boards. Near fine/none as issued. John R. Neill. Near fine white binding hardcover reprint / reissue, circa 1964-1969. Full color John R. Neill illustration pictorial boards on front and back. Top right corner bumped, else fine. Binding is sturdy and square. Black, white, and red endpapers. Tiny bookshop label on first free endpaper. Profusely illustrated throughout in black and white drawings. No markings or nameplates. 272 pp. Octavo, 6 3/4 x 9 1/2 inches tall.

$50.00

The Magic of Oz: A Faithful Record of the Remarkable Adventures of Dorothy and Trot and the Wizard of Oz, together with the Cowardly Lion, the Hungry Tiger and Cap'n Bill, in their successful search for a Magical and Beautiful Birthday Present for Princess Ozma of Oz
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The Magic of Oz: A Faithful Record of the Remarkable Adventures of Dorothy and Trot and the Wizard of Oz, together with the Cowardly Lion, the Hungry Tiger and Cap'n Bill, in their successful search for a Magical and Beautiful Birthday Present for Princess Ozma of Oz

By L. Frank Baum

Chicago: Rand McNally, ca. 1972. Reprint. Pictorial cover. Near fine/none as issued. John R. Neill. Near fine white binding softcover reprint circa 1972. Full color John R. Neill illustration pictorial front and back covers. $1.95 price on cover. Binding is sturdy and square. Profusely illustrated throughout in black and white drawings. Pages evenly toned. No markings or nameplates. 272 pp. Octavo, 6 3/4 x 9 1/2 inches tall.

$22.00

The Road to Oz
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The Road to Oz

By L. Frank Baum

New York: Harper Collins / Books of Wonder, 1991. Fascimile, 2nd priting. Pictorial cover. New/new. John R. Neil. A brand new, second printing fascimile of the 1909 edition in a new dust jacket. Green cloth pictorial boards. Black, white, and red endpapers by John R. Neill, and illustrated throughout by him in black and white on colored paper. Represents some of Neill's finest Oz drawings. Each section of the book is printed on a differently colored paper, as was the original. Laid in is a brochure for the Wizard of Oz Museum in fine condition. Dust jacket now protected in a clear, removable, archival cover. 267 [2] pp. Octavo, 6 x 10 inches tall. The Road to Oz: In Which Is Related How Dorothy Gale of Kansas, The Shaggy Man, Button Bright, and Polychrome the Rainbow's Daughter Met on an Enchanted Road and Followed it All the Way to the Marvelous Land of Oz. is the fifth of L. Frank Baum's Land of Oz books. It was originally published on July 10, 1909 and documents the adventures of Dorothy Gale's fourth visit to the Land of Oz.

$35.00

The Scarecrow of Oz
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The Scarecrow of Oz

By L. Frank Baum

Chicago: Rand McNally, ca. 1972. Reprint. Pictorial cover. New/new. John R. Neill. Near fine white binding softcover reprint circa 1972. Full color John R. Neill illustration pictorial front and back covers. $1.50 price on cover. Binding is sturdy and square. Profusely illustrated throughout in black and white drawings. No markings or nameplates. Bottom right corner bumped. Small bookstore label inside front cover. Some foxing to first and last page, text otherwise clean and bright. 288 pp. Octavo, 6 3/4 x 9 1/2 inches tall.

$25.00

The Land of Oz: being an account of the further adventures of the Scarecrow and Tin Woodman and also the strange experiences of the Highly Magnified Woggle-Bug, Jack Pumpkinhead, the Animated Saw-Horse, and the Gump, the story being a sequel to The Wizard of Oz
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The Land of Oz: being an account of the further adventures of the Scarecrow and Tin Woodman and also the strange experiences of the Highly Magnified Woggle-Bug, Jack Pumpkinhead, the Animated Saw-Horse, and the Gump, the story being a sequel to The Wizard of Oz

By L. Frank Baum

Chicago: Rand McNally, ca. 1972. Reprint. Pictorial cover. Near fine/none as issued. John R. Neill. Near fine white binding softcover reprint circa 1972. Full color John R. Neill illustration pictorial front and back covers. $1.95 price on cover. Binding is sturdy and square. Profusely illustrated throughout in black and white drawings. Pages evenly toned. No markings or nameplates. 281 pp. Octavo, 6 3/4 x 9 1/2 inches tall.

$22.00

The Birds' Christmas Carol
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The Birds' Christmas Carol

By Kate Douglas Wiggin

Boston: Houghton and Mifflin, 1888-1896. 510th Thousand. Cloth. Very good/poor. Katharine R. Wireman. A very good "510th Thousand" ca. 1896 edition in a poor, but original dustjacket. Difficult to find an early edition with an intact dust jacket. Both the dust jacket and copyright page denote the number of copies of the book of the book. Red cloth pictorial boards, showing a girl with crutches on the cover. The image is repeated on the dust jacket. Moderate soiling to op and bottom edge of book. head and tail of spine worn. Previous owners gift inscription on first free endpaper, dated 1911. Toning and offsetting from dust jacket on paste downs. List of works on last page ends with Wiggin's "Nine Love Songs and a Carol, " which was published in 1896. Dust jacket is tattered and missing pieces. Dust jacket now protected in a clear, removable, archival cover. [xii], 69 pp. Duodecimo, 5 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches tall. Kate Douglas Wiggin (September 28, 1856 – August 24, 1923) was an American educator and author of children's stories, most notably the classic children's novel Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm. She started the first free kindergarten in San Francisco in 1878 (the Silver Street Free Kindergarten). With her sister during the 1880s, she also established a training school for kindergarten teachers. Kate Wiggin devoted her adult life to the welfare of children in an era when children were commonly thought of as cheap labor." wikipedia "The Birds' Christmas Carol is a novel by Kate Douglas Wiggin printed privately in 1886 and published in 1888 with illustrations by Katharine R. Wireman. Wiggin published the book to help fund the Silver Street Free Kindergarten, which she founded in 1878. In 1917, the story was adapted as the silent movie "A Bit o' Heaven" starring Mary Louise as Carol, Donald Watson and Ella Gilbert as Mr. and Mrs. Bird and Mary Talbot as Mrs. Ruggles." --wikipedia

$45.00

Amphigorey Also
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Amphigorey Also

By Edward Gorey

New York: Congdon & Weed, 1983. First Trade Edition. Cloth. Near fine/very good. A near fine first trade edition, stated first, in a very good dust jacket. Previous owner's name on first free end paper. Dust jacket chipped on front corners and head and tail of spine with minor loss. Quarto.

$40.00

Christmas [pop-up book]
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Christmas [pop-up book]

By Robert Sabuda

New York: Orchard Books / Scholastic, 2006. First Edition, First Printing. Glossy pictorial cover. Near fine. Near fine first edition, as stated, pop-up book by paper engineer Robert Sabuda. Small crease on lower spine gutter. All pop ups fine. 16 pp. Eighteenmo, 4 1/2 x 6 inches tall.

$15.00

The 12 days of Christmas
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The 12 days of Christmas

By Robert Sabuda

New York: Little Simon / Simon & Schuster, 1996. First Edition, First Printing. 1/4 cloth. Fine. Fine first edition. A perfect first edition pop-up book by paper engineer Robert Sabuda. Green quarter cloth over pictorial boards. 16 pp. Sixteenmo, 4 3/4 x 6 1/2 inches tall.

$20.00

Winter in White [Pop-up book]
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Winter in White [Pop-up book]

By Robert Sabuda

New York: Little Simon / Simon & Schuster, 2007. First Edition, First Printing. Glossy pictorial cover. Fine. Fine first edition. A perfect first edition pop-up book by paper engineer Robert Sabuda. 16 pp. Sixteenmo, 4 3/4 x 6 1/2 inches tall

$16.00

The 500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins
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The 500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins

By Dr. Seuss [Theodor Seuss Geisel]

New York: Vanguard Press, 1938. Early Printing. Pictorial cover. Very good/good +. A very good early printing from Dr. Seuss! Black paper pictorial cover over red quarter cloth spine. Shelf wear and rubbing to front and back boards (bottom edge). Cover shows red feathered hat pointing left. Back cover shows hat pointing right. Copyright date is 1938. End papers show hats going from small to large in front and large to small in back. Title page states "Author of 'And to Think That I saw It on Mulberry Street.'" In a good plus dust jacket, showing boy holding 2 hats, and words: "Author of 'And to Think That I saw It on Mulberry Street.'" Dust jacket is price-clipped bottom left front flap. Dust jacket mentions ...Mulberry Street on front flap, and lists reviews of ...Mulberry Street on back flap. Two small closed tears to front of jacket; large closed tear on back of dust jacket. Illustrated throughout in b/w with hats in red ink. [48] pp.

$200.00