By: Baum, L. Frank and edited w/intro by Hearn, Michael Patrick
New York, NY, Clarkson N. Potter, Inc. Publisher: 1973
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: 039161
Binding: Soft cover
Condition: Very Good
354 pp, yel cloth covered boards w/green lettering on spine & front cover, color illustrated endpaper maps, glossy yel-green dj w/black-green lettering, dj several small tears along top & bottom edges. The book is an extensive study of L. Frank Baum and his Land of Oz. The author discusses Baum's life, this tale's relation to the European tradition, the obscure contemporary references in the book, the sources of the characters, and the meaning of the word "Oz." Contains color text illustrations of Denslow drawings. some foxing on the fore edge View More...