The Scalawagons of Oz
Author: John R. Neill
Illustrator: John R. Neill
NEILL, John R[ea]. The Scalawagons of Oz. Illustrated by John R. Neill. Chicago: Reilly & Lee . 8vo, 309pp. Olive cloth with spine pictorially stamped in black and color pictorial paper label affixed to the front. Pictorial endpapers; numerous b&w illustrations. Slight rubbing to spine ends and lower corners, label a tad rubbed, paper over hinges split, previous owner’s name and gift inscription on ownership leaf, else a clean, tight copy in original color pictorial dust jacket (rear panel heavily creased with 2.5” closed tear at top, small tears and creases to front panel, spine ends and corners worn with small chips, some underlining and markings on rear flap).
First edition, first state (bearing SCALA-WAGONS on the spine), second state dust jacket (with Scalawagons spelled correctly on the rear flap). When the strange and mysterious Bell Snickle "snickles" around the scalawagons of Oz, there is big trouble in the Emerald City. The second Oz book written and illustrated by John R. Neill. Bienvenue p127.