Item #68787 Emerald City of Oz. L. Frank BAUM.
Emerald City of Oz
Emerald City of Oz

First Edition, First Issue of L. Frank Baum's"The Emerald City of Oz"

NEILL, John R.

Emerald City of Oz. Illustrated by John R. Neill.

Chicago: The Reilly & Britton Co., 1910.

. The Emerald City of Oz. Illustrated by John R. Neill Chicago: The Reilly & Britton Co., [1910].

First edition, first issue. Quarto (9 x 6 3/4 inches; 227 x 171 mm). 296 pp. With sixteen wonderful color illustrations all of which have borders or highlights in an appropriate metallic emerald green. Numerous black-and-white illustrations in the text, some of which are full page.

Publisher's light blue cloth with a large laid-down color cover illustration again highlighted in a distinctive green. Spine lettered in black and with a black and silver stamped figure to the middle. Pictorial endpapers ('Dorothy' and 'Ozma of Oz'). The slightest bit of rubbing to board and spine edges. Cloth is very clean. Leaves a bit toned. With some instances of light soiling throughout. Still, a very good copy.

Greene and Hanff, VI.

HBS 68787.

$1,850.

Price: $1,850.00

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