Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz
Author: L. Frank Baum
Illustrator: John R. Neill
BAUM, L[yman] Frank. Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz. Illustrated by John R. Neill. Chicago: Reilly & Lee (ca. 1962). 8vo, 226pp. Salmon cloth with spine pictorially stamped in black. Numerous b&w illustrations. Light rubbing to spine ends and corners, bearing previous owner’s name and address in ink on ownership leaf, else a near fine copy in original color pictorial dust jacket (minute edge wear, lightly soiled, spine lightly sunned, price-clipped).
Ca. 1962 b&w reprint featuring the Roycraft cover. The Wizard comes back to Oz to stay, with Dorothy via a California earthquake. In this book we meet Dorothy's two good friends who we are sorry did not remain in Oz-—Jim the cabhorse, and Zeb, Dorothy's young cousin, who works on a ranch as a hired boy.