The Emerald City of Oz
Place Published: Chicago
Publisher: The Reilly & Britton Co. Publishers
Date Published: 1910
Edition: First edition, first state binding
Book Id: 41053
295pp. Octavo [23.5 cm] Light blue cloth with a full-color illustrated label mounted to the front board. Spine lettered in black with a vignette of a rabbit in black and silver. Inserted pictorial endpapers in black and orange. Good only. The extremities are mildly rubbed and bumped. There are a couple of moisture stains on the spine and rear cover, and there are several minor stains on the rear cover. The text block is cracked multiple times. The frontispiece illustration is completely detached, but present. A contemporary owner has filled out the ownership page.
Complete with all sixteen full-color tipped in plates by John R. Neill, and embellished with metallic-green ink. This is the sixth book in the Oz series. Bienvenue p.48. Hanff/Greene p.62.