Land of Oz


Author: L. Frank Baum

Illustrator: Dick Martin

BAUM, L[yman] Frank. The Land of Oz. Adapted for younger children by Jean Kellogg. Pictured by Dick Martin. Chicago: Reilly & Lee [1961]. 4to, [60]pp. Color pictorial boards. Color pictorial endpapers; color illustrations on every other spread, all other spreads illustrated in b&w. Lower front corner ever so slightly bumped, else a truly fine, bright copy without dust jacket as issued.

First Dick Martin-illustrated picture book edition. From the collection of Fred M. Meyer, longtime Secretary of the International Wizard of Oz Club. A picture book length adaptation of Baum’s second Oz book, featuring full-color and black and white illustrations by artist and Oz scholar Dick Martin.