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Lot 0339
Heading: (Oz)
Author: Thompson, Ruth Plumly
Title: Handy Mandy in Oz
Place Published: Chicago
Publisher:Reilly & Lee
Date Published: [1937]

271 pp. Illustrated by John R. Neill. (8vo) original blue cloth, pictorial cover label, black & white pictorial endpapers, color pictorial jacket. First Edition, First State.

First printing with picture of Handy Mandy on the spine. Also, bound in 16-page gatherings. The dust jacket is a slightly later issue, listing 34 titles on the rear flap through Scalawagons of Oz.. Bienvenue & Schmidt p.119.

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Wear and rubbing to jacket, some minor chips and closed tears at edges, closed tear and small chip near middle of spine, light wear to cloth; about near fine volume in very good jacket.

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Handy Mandy in Oz 1st edition, with dj

Estimate $10 - $100May 04, 2017
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