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Complete set of 14 Frank Baum Oz books with color plates. Each books is 75+years old.

Complete set of 14 Frank Baum Oz books with color plates. Each books is 75+years old.
Hardcover Wizard of Oz. 1st title published by Donohue, Land of Oz published by Reilly & Britton and remaining books are published by Reilly & Lee. Wizard of Oz edition contains 8 color plates. Road to Oz never had color plates and remaining books contains all required 12 color plates and illustrations. These books constitute Oz series written by Frank Baum. Books are in various condition, but photos speak for themselves. Few books might have previous owner name in the book belong section and they are at least 75 years old. Color plates were discontinued after 1935 to reduce cost of printing. These whole set is in Very Good condition and none of these books are falling a part in your hands. I took a photo of cover, hinges and title page with color plates of each book and also some example of other issues that needs to be mentioned to collectors. Out of all 14 books only a few books need some explanations. Dorothy with the Wizard in Oz has coloring by previous child in the front end papers that seen in the photo. Also Glinda of Oz is a First edition and first state copy. Details of each titles and condition: 1. Wizard of Oz - Boobs Merrill 3rd edition 2nd state with required color plates and in text ink illustrations. Condition : Very Good. 2. Land of Oz - Reilly & Britton. Pre 1935 edition with 12 color plates. Condition: Good+ 3. Ozma of Oz - Reilly & Lee. Pre 1923 edition with over 40 color illustrations. Condition: Good+ 4. Dorothy with the Wizard in Oz - Reilly & Lee. Pre 1935 edition with 12 color plates. Front end papers water painted by child ( see photo). Small open tear on the title page. Condition: Very Good- due to coloring 5. Road to Oz - Reilly & Lee. 1926 edition based on advertisement. This title never had color plates. Condition: Good+ 6. Emerald City of Oz - Reilly & Lee. 1926 edition based on advertisement with 12 color plates.. Condition: Very Good 7. Patchwork Girl in Oz - Reilly & Lee. 1927 edition with over 40 color illustrations. Condition: Very Good 8. Tik-Tok of Oz - Reilly & Lee. Pre 1935 edition with 12 color plates. Condition: Very Good - 9. Scarecrow of Oz - Reilly & Lee. Pre 1935 edition with 12 color plates. Sticker of the book seller on end papers and title page. exlibris in the book belong section. Condition: Good+ 10. Rinkitink in Oz - Reilly & Lee. Pre 1935 edition with 12 color plates. Condition: Good 11. Lost Princess of Oz - Reilly & Lee. Pre 1935 edition with 12 color plates. Close tear repairs with rice papers on page 205 does not effect text. ( see photo). Condition: Good+ 12. Tin Woodman of Oz - Reilly & Lee. 1920 edition based on advertisement section with 12 color plates. Condition: Good+. 13. Magic of Oz - Reilly & Lee. Pre 1935 edition with 12 color plates. Some coloring by child. Condition: Good 14. Glinda of Oz - Reilly & Lee. 1920 first edition, first state with 12 color plates. Condition: Good+

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SKU Set-120
Weight 28.00 lbs
Author Frank Baum
Publisher Reilly & Lee
Condition Very Good
 
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