Art of Oz


Author: L. Frank Baum

[WORLD OF OZ] The Art of Oz. [NY]: Books of Wonder [1984]. 8vo, [68]pp. Color pictorial paper wrappers. Illustrations in b&w throughout, including one fold-out. Lightly aged, else a fine copy.

First and only edition. A catalog for a sale of artwork from the Oz books by John R. Neill and his successors put together by Books of Wonder and representing what was, at that time, the largest sale of Oz artwork ever. Though it does not contain artwork by W.W. Denslow, the illustrator of the first iconic Oz novel, this catalog covers artwork from a large variety of different Oz books and editions.