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To make your purchase of first and early editions of collectibles Oz books pleasant, I offer not only descriptions, but also many photographs of each part of the book; a luxury that I was not given when actually obtaining them. The book collector's equivalent of "location, location, and location" is "condition, condition, condition" and I let photos speak for themselves. In order to see multiple photos, please select book of interest and click additional photos link in details section.

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Wonderful Wizard of Oz Geo M. Hill, 1st edition, 2nd state
1st edition, 2nd state. Plate of page 34 is 1st state indicating one of the earliest printing of the second state. Complete with 24 color plates.

Sample of market value of Oz books from various retailers

Our price: $7000.00 (€6090.00)
Market price: $25000.00 , save 72%
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Patchwork Girl of Oz. 1st edition, 1st state ~ 1913. Sold 12/16/2014
1st edition, but not the first press run with overlapping C on page 35. Complete with 39+ illustrations. Condition: Very Good+.

Sample of market value of Oz books from various retailers

Our price: $1000.00 (€870.00)
Market price: $3500.00 , save 71%
Quantity SOLD - Out of stock
Emerald City of Oz. 1st edition, 1st state in 1st dust jacket ~ 1910
1st edition, 1st state by Reilly & Britton. Complete with 16 color plates. Rare in original dust jacket. Condition: Near Fine.. Original 1st edition dust jacket. 1st edition Baum books in Reilly & Britton dust jacket usually increase value of the books around 10 times. ( see my newsletter article about effect of dust jackets in Oz books. Similar book in dust jacket sold in 2004 for $9750,and as recently as February 2015 at pba for $15,600. ( http://www.pbagalleries.com/view-auctions/catalog/id/354/lot/108843/?url=%2Fview-auctions%2Fcatalog%2Fid%2F354%3Fcat%3D35).

Sample of market value of Oz books from various retailers

Our price: $15000.00 (€13050.00)
Market price: $16000.00 , save 6%
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Mother Goose in Prose. Frank Baum. MAXFIELD PARRISH

Second Edition. Geo M Hill, Chicago, 1897, 1901. Hardcover Decorative Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good+.

Our price: $3500.00 (€3045.00)
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