THOMPSON, RUTH PLUMLY. 1891-1976. The Purple Prince of Oz. Chicago: Reilly & Lee, 1932. Tall 8vo (225 x 170 mm). With 12 color and numerous black and white illustrations throughout by John R. Neill. Original dark purple cloth, pictorial cover, yellow edges, dust jacket. Light nudging at head and tail of spine; jacket flaps clipped but price ($1.75) present, edgewear and light restoration at edges, head and tail of spine.
FIRST EDITION, with "Reilly / & Lee" to book spine in boldface and jacket spine in "fancy" letters. Hanff/Green XXVI.