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2020-01-16 16:33:18
L. Frank Baum
THE WONDERFUL WIZARD OF OZ! Baum (FIRST EDITION 1899!)1900 (Worn/Poor Condition)
1899. In poor condition. Binding was crudely glued as is clearly shown in the pictures. Spine is wrinkled. Heavy usage, creases, margin tears, loose and detached pages and detached plates, and missing many plates. This book has the sole distinction of being the most affordable copy of The Wonderful Wizard Of Oz, due to severe and ugly condition issues. This book is in crude and really bad condition. This is not an understatement. THE WONDERFUL WIZARD OF OZ! The rare First Edition. Printed in 1899, 1900. A rare book but in very poor condition. IF YOU CARE ABOUT CONDITION, PLEASE DO NOT PURCHASE THIS BOOK! In better condition this book would be worth $3000-$5000. This book was crudely glued back together. The spine is wrinkled. This book has loose and detached pages. Heavy usage wear. This book is in bad condition. Book is in very poor condition. Book was crudely glues back together long ago as clearly shown in the picture of the spine. Terrible condition. Heavy and tremendous use. Binding was once separated. All pages loose. Possibly textually complete, but likely irrelevant due to severe condition issues. Has many original plates. Book has extensive usage wear. Resembles a stack of loose pages glued together. Original front end paper appears lost to time. Creased, frayed margins, extremity abrasions and chipping. This glued stack of worn pages was once the rare first edition book of the Wonderful Wizard Of Oz. Book might be more useful for supplying text/plates. Am assuming that some plates are missing as I think I bought this 20 years ago for one of the plates to complete … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Ari Rare Books (ari.books) [Moab, Utah, US]
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