The Emerald City of Oz.
Illustrated by John R. Neill.
First edition, first printing. The sixth of Baum’s fourteen Land of Oz books, and considered one of the most aesthetically pleasing.
Octavo. Original blue cloth, pictorial title panel to front cover with metallic ink, spine lettered in black and stamped in metallic silver, black and orange pictorial endpapers. Frontispiece, 15 colour plates embellished with metallic green ink, and line drawings to text by John R. Neill. Spine rolled, minor wear to tips and spine ends, contents faintly toned. An excellent copy.
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