Cyclone on the Prairie; The Wonderful Wizard of Oz and Arts & Crafts of Publishing in Chicage, 1900

Hanff, Peter E.

Published by The Book Club of California, San Francisco, California, 2011
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Title: Cyclone on the Prairie; The Wonderful Wizard...

Publisher: The Book Club of California, San Francisco, California

Publication Date: 2011

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: As New


This is a 2 volume set. The first copy is original yellow cloth with illustrations of a cyclone taking away a cabin. Copy is half binded with green cloth. 9 1/4 X 12 inches. 141 pages. 6 black and white illustrations of Dorothy and the characters of the Wizard of Oz. 76 pages of color plates depicting different Frank Baum stories, such as Father Goose and The Wizard of Oz, all are intact. Copy give a good description on how Baum came up with the ideas of The Wizard of Oz. The second copy is titles "A Bookbinder's Analysis of the First Edition of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz" by Michael O. Riley. Soft cover 47 pages. This copy explains about the challenges that Baum faced in writing and publishing The Wizard of Oz. Both copies come in a slipcase, both copies are clean, tight and complete. Bookseller Inventory # 017022

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