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Lot 0096
Author: Baum, L. Frank
Title: Baum's Own Book for Children: Stories and Verses from the Famous "Oz Books," "Father Goose: His Book," Etc. Etc.
Place Published: Chicago
Publisher:Reilly & Britton Co.
Date Published: [1912]

196 + [2] ad pp. Illustrated by John R. Neill & Maginel Wright Enright. Original tan cloth-backed pictorial boards. First Edition.

First edition thus, though essentially a reprint of Baum‘s 1910 Juvenile Speaker. Variant ‘B‘ with the first printed page being the title page, followed by a page headed "A Word of Introduction." Bienvenue & Schmidt, p. 237.


Some soiling to binding with rubbing to extremities, corners bumped, bump to edge of front boards; front hinge starting, some offsetting to endpapers; about very good.

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Baum's Own Book for Children

Estimate $200 - $300Mar 9, 2017
1233 Sutter Street
San Francisco, CA 94109
United States
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