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L. Frank Baum
1899 L. Frank Baum The Wonderful Wizard of Oz 1st Ed 2nd State,C Binding RARE
1899. Chicago Geo M. Hill Co., 1900 Illustrated by W. W. Denslow 261 pages; 8 11/16 x 6 5/8 in FIRST EDITION/2ND STATE/BINDING C As evidence by the publisher's spine imprint in red and with the "o" of Co placed within the "C" and the changes to color plates on pages facing 34 and page 92 (Bienvenue). The front free endpaper and the advertisement on the verso is a facsimile. Otherwise the book is completely intact. This book has benefited from some archival repair, including a re-sewn binding. Fixed endpapers with illustrations, free endpapers blank. Colophon on back fixed endpaper has 13 requires lines and no border. Includes all 24 full color insert plates, Including title page. Plates retain their beautiful color and vibrancy. Some edge wear noted with remnants of old tape. Included pics to depict wear and tear. I have tried to accurately convey books condition so make sure to view all pictures. Overall this book is in very good condition! It is a highly sought after classic book that will only grow in value! This book is housed in a beautiful handcrafted clamshell case as pictured. Thanks for looking and good luck bidding! [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: runninfool26 [Grover Beach, California, US]
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