Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.
The Marvelous Land of Oz (original 1904; edition 1904)
Compact | Rate recommendations
Is contained in
The Treasury of Oz: The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, The Marvelous Land of Oz, Ozma of Oz, Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz, The Road to Oz, The Emerald City of ... Tik-Tok of Oz, The Scarecrow Of Oz, Rinkitin by L. Frank Baum
Has the adaptation
References to this work on external resources.
Wikipedia in English
Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0688054390, Hardcover)
Few fantasy lands have captured our hearts and imaginations as has the marvelous land of Oz. For over four generations, children and adults alike have reveled in the magical adventures of its beloved folk. Now, for the first time in over seventy years, the second book about Oz is presented here in the same deluxe format as the rare first edition, complete with all 16 of the original John R. Neill color plates, its colorful pictorial binding, and the many black-and-white illustrations that bring it to joyous life.
First issued in 1904, L. Frank Baum's The Marvelous Land of Oz is the story of the wonderful adventures of the young boy named Tip as he travels throughout the many lands of Oz. Here he meets with our old friends the Scarecrow and Tin Woodman, as well as some new friends like Jack Pumpkinhead, the Wooden Sawhorse, the Highly Magnified Woggle-Bug, and the amazing Gump. How they thwart the wicked plans of the evil witch Mombi and overcome the rebellion of General Jinjur and her army of young women is a tale as exciting and endearing today as it was when first published over eighty years ago.Afterword by Peter Glassman. A facsimile of the rare first edition, complete with all 16 original color plates, a colorful pictorial binding, and over 125 of Neill's drawings. A Books of Wonder(R) Classic.
(retrieved from Amazon Mon, 30 Sep 2013 13:46:56 -0400)
Tip and his creation, Jack Pumpkin, run away to Oz, where they save the city after it is captured by girls.
(summary from another edition)
Nine editions of this book were published by Audible.com.
An edition of this book was published by Urban Romantics.
Is this you?
Become a LibraryThing Author.