The Wizard of Oz

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Wilder Publications, Dec 26, 2011 - Fiction - 244 pages
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Join Dorothy Gale, Toto, and all of her friends as they explore the incredible land of Oz. The Wonderful Wizard of Oz is American's most enduring fairy tale. From the moment Dorothy puts on the silver slippers (changed to ruby slippers by MGM to take advantage of their new advance in movie making: color) until the moment she clicks her heals and returns home to Kansas you will be swept away and captivated by her extraordinary story. This lavishing illustrated edition has more than one hundred and fifty of the original W. W. Denslow illustrations.

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Totally worth it!! It's a classic & forever famous

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I love the Wizard of Oz. What more can I say. Its the greatest book of its time ever written. Read full review

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This book is a great classic we all love, jr edition. Great for showing evilness, compassion, kindness and drive, intelligence, and of course, courage. Read full review

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Contents

The Tin
25
The Cowardly Lion
33
The Kalidahs
39
Copyright

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L. Frank Baum (1856-1919) was an American author, poet, playwright, actor, and independent filmmaker best known today as the creator--along with illustrator W. W. Denslow--of one of the most popular books in American children's literature, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. He wrote thirteen Oz sequels, nine other fantasy novels, and a plethora of other works, and brought several of his works to the stage and screen. His is known to his fans as "The Royal Historian of Oz.

Neill, University of Kentucky College of Medicine.

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