100 Years of Oz

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Author: John Fricke

Illustrator: Richard Glenn and Mark Hill

FRICKE, John. 100 Years of Oz. A Century of Classic Images from the Wizard of Oz Collection of Willard Carroll. Photography by Richard Glenn and Mark Hill. Designed by Timothy Shaner. NY: Stewart, Tabori & Chang [1999]. Square 8vo, 160pp. Color pictorial boards. Yellow endpapers; full-color illustrations and photographs on every page. A fine copy in original color pictorial dust jacket (spine slightly faded).

First edition. Divided by decade, this book traces a century of Oz lithography, photography, sheet music, book jackets, stationery, manuscripts, costumes, film props, animation cells, newspaper rotogravure, greeting cards, Halloween masks, theater programs, contracts, maps advertising fliers, gams, toys, puzzles, dolls, and other memorabilia gathered from every corner of the world by noted Oz collector, Willard Carroll. With brilliant new photography, original artwork, drawings, sketches, blueprints, and stage and movie stills, 100 Years of Oz is a joyous view of the far-reaching influence of Oz on American culture.