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The David Lloyd Collection of Modern Literature, Part II / BAUM, L. FRANK. 1856-1919. THOMPSON, RUTH PLUMLY. 1891-1976. The Royal Book Of Oz. Chicago Reilly & Lee, 1921.

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BAUM, L. FRANK. 1856-1919.
[THOMPSON, RUTH PLUMLY. 1891-1976.]
The Royal Book Of Oz. Chicago: Reilly & Lee, [1921].
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BAUM, L. FRANK. 1856-1919.

[THOMPSON, RUTH PLUMLY. 1891-1976.] The Royal Book Of Oz. Chicago: Reilly & Lee, [1921].
8vo (225 x 170 mm). Original light gray cloth with pictorial paper label, edges yellow, dust jacket. Very mild toning to interior, head and tail of spine bumped; jacket heavily restored, thumbsoiling.

FIRST EDITION of the first Oz book authored by Plumley, though she is not credited, with adverts at rear, "Scarecorw" for "Scarecrow" on the plate facing p 255, and plates facing pp 126, 143, 174 and 191. Hanff/Green XV.

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