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WIZARD OF OZ WADDLE BOOK
- BAUM,L.FRANK. WIZARD OF OZ WADDLE BOOK. NY: Blue Ribbon (1934). 4to, cloth, fine in sl. frayed dw with a few mends. 1st ed., 1st state. Illustrated with 8 color plates (HG p.35-6). THIS COPY INCLUDES THE 6 WADDLE FIGURES FOUR OF WHICH ARE UNPUNCHED, THE RAMP AND THE ORIGINAL PICTORIAL BAND THAT GOES AROUND THE RAMP! (Tin Woodman and Toto are complete but punched out (not asssembled). Enclosed in the original pictorial envelope are the ramp and fastener replacements. A few Waddle pieces are neatly reinforced at creases). The "waddle" book is designed with die-cut figures that can be assembled into full three dimensional color figures. When attached to their legs with the pieces included, the figures can actually move down the ramp without contrivances! Instructions for assembling the figures are in the rear. Included are Dorothy, Toto, Scarecrow, Tin Man, Wizard and the Lion. The book is illustrated by Denslow. This is a Baum book of the utmost rarity with few copies surviving with the waddles intact and few are known with waddles unpunched. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
      [Bookseller: Aleph-Bet Books, Inc. - ABAA]
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