Wizard of Oz
Centennial Edition Annotated edition
By (author) L. F. Baum
Volume editor Michael Patrick Hearn
Illustrated by W. W. Denslow
Normal Price: $50.95
Your Price: $45.86 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $6.95 per order
You Save: $5.09! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $2.29 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 7-10 days
Wizard of Oz by L. F. Baum
Book DescriptionA facsimile of the rare 1900 first edition appears with the original drawings by W.W. Denslow, as well as 25 previously unpublished illustrations. There is a bibliography of L. Frank Baum's published work, every notable "Oz" edition and the stage and cinematic productions from 1939's "The Wizard of Oz", to the 1974 Broadway hit "The Wiz".
Buy Wizard of Oz book by L. F. Baum from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780393049923
Classification: Children's & teenage literature studies , Classic fiction (Children's / Teenage)
Format: Hardback (254mm x 216mm x 44mm)
Imprint: WW Norton & Co
Publisher: WW Norton & Co
Publish Date: 18-Oct-2000
Country of Publication: United States
Customers who bought this also bought...
You might also like...
Secrets, Lies and Children's Fiction by Kerry Mallan
Many children learn from a young age to tell the truth. They also learn that some lies are necessary in order to survive in a world that paradoxically values truth-telling, but practises deception. This book examines this paradox by considering how deception is often a necessary means of survival for individuals, families, governments, and animals.
Standing on the Shoulders of Giants by Mark Rafidi
Standing on the Shoulders of Giants is a signiicant record of collective insight, ofered by twenty of Australias prominent picture book authors and illustrators. The unique collection of their dialogue covers an astonishing range of subjects, without ever losing sight of their love for picture books. The authors and illustrators relect on the ...
Irresistible Fairy Tale by Jack D. Zipes
If there is one genre that has captured the imagination of people in all walks of life throughout the world, it is the fairy tale. This book presents a provocative theory about why fairy tales were created and retold - and why they became such an indelible and infinitely adaptable part of cultures around the world.
Seriality and Texts for Young People by Mavis Reimer» View more books like these...
Seriality and Texts for Young People is a collection of thirteen scholarly essays about series and serial texts directed to children and youth, each of which begins from the premise that a basic principle of seriality is repetition.
Books By Author L. F. Baum
View all books by L. F. Baum
UK Kirkus Review » Who has not heard of the Yellow Brick Road, Dorothy or the Scarecrow? L Frank Baum's immortal tale, on which the film was based, is 100 years old this year and adults and children worldwide show no signs of tiring it. This enchanting, annotated edition comes complete with an illustrated introduction telling the story of the book, its author and the film versions, including the 1939 classic starring Judy Garland. The text itself, a fascimilie of the 1900 edition accompanied by the original illustrations, contains fascinating and varied footnotes ranging from an eye-witness account of an actual cyclone to commentaries on Baum's attitude to violence and cruelty; fairy tale lore and references to contemporary science and politics. Beautifully produced, this is a must for anyone even faintly interested in one of the greatest stories of all time. (Kirkus UK)
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Wizard of Oz book by L. F. Baum and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
© 2003-2014. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.