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296 pp, 105 b/w illustrations. An unabridged reprint of the original, with all b/w illustrations. 'A number of the preliminary pages have been redistributed. Nothing is omitted.' Spine slightly slanted, corners bumped, a little edge wear. Interior is clean and bright. A nice copy of this children's classic.
"For the first time in move than 80 years, the most spectacularly illustrated of all the Oz books is available again with the metallic 'emerald' green ink that illuminated the color plates of the original edition."
Sixth book in Baum's beloved Oz series:
"Here is a 'double' story of Oz. While Dorothy, her Aunt Em and Uncle Henry experience the events that lead to their going to Oz to make their home in the Emerald City, the wicked Nome King is plotting to conquer Oz and enslave its people. Later we go with Dorothy and her friends in the Red Wagon on a grand tour of Oz that is simply packed with excitement and events. While this transpires, we learn also of the Nome King's elaborate preparations to conquer Oz. As Dorothy and her friends return to the Emerald City, the Nome King and his hordes of warriors are about to invade it. How Oz is saved is an ending that will amaze and delight you."; 7¾" - 9¾" Tall
Title: The Emerald City of Oz (Oz Book # 6)
Illustrator: Illustrated by Neill, John R.
Publisher: New York, Dover Publications: 1988
ISBN Number: 0486256812
ISBN Number 13: 9780486256818
Binding: Trade Paperback
Book Condition: Very Good
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 006891
Keywords: Vintage Children's Fiction Oz (imaginary Place) Nome King (fictitious Character) Dorothy Gale (fictitious Character) Aunt Em (fictitious Character) Uncle Henry (fictitious Character) The Red Wagon Emerald City (imaginary Place)