The Road to Oz
Author: L. Frank Baum
Illustrator: John R. Neill
BAUM, L[yman] Frank. The Road to Oz. Illustrated by John R. Neill. Chicago: Reilly & Lee (ca. 1962). 8vo, 261pp. Beige cloth with spine pictorially stamped in black. Numerous b&w illustrations. Spine ends a tad rubbed, previous owner’s address sticker on ownership leaf, else a fine copy in original color pictorial dust jacket (small chips at spine ends and corners, spine lightly sunned, slight soiling to rear panel, ink marks on rear flap, price-clipped).
Ca. 1962 b&w reprint featuring the Roycraft cover. Dorothy and Toto set off on the road to Oz with the ever-wandering Shaggy Man, only to be joined by a lost lad named Button-Bright and the beautiful young Polychrome, the Rainbow's Daughter.