Like most of the oz books, the plot features a journey through some of the remoter regions of oz. Its subtitle is in which are related the exciting experiences of princess ozma of oz, and dorothy, in their hazardous journey to the home of the flatheads, and to the magic isle of the skeezers, and how they were rescued from dire peril by the sorcery of glinda the good. The story concerns dorothy, a young girl from kansas, who, with her little dog. If you are interested in finding prices of collectible oz books, including ozma of oz, please consider purchasing the price guide. Vintage glinda of oz 1920 book 1st ed printing frank baum color plates hardcover. Glinda of oz l frank baum generations of cinema fans and fantasy readers have been charmed by the altruism and sage advice of glinda the good witch in l. Like most of the oz books, the plot features a journey through some of the remoter. It appears that war is imminent between two of the oz peoples. Frank baums fourteenth and last contribution to his series of oz books before his death. Unable to prevent the war, dorothy and ozma find themselves imprisoned o. This is the complete wizard of oz audio collection of the 14 original stories written by l. What is the value of the 1920 edition of the book glinda. In the original 1900 book edition, and the beloved 1939 film version, of the wizard of oz, glinda the good witch has no last name. Glinda of oz is the fourteenth and final book in l.
This was baums last oz book, and was published posthumously. Glinda of oz was the fourteenth and last oz book, published after l. Glinda of oz 1st edition book, dust jacket, 12 color. Glinda of oz is the fourteenth land of oz book written by childrens author l. Frank baum, who passed away soon after the completion of this novel in 1919, and i found the reading of his last work an emotional experience. These antique and vintage editions include the emerald city of oz 1910, the patchwork. This book is one of the greatest treasures in oz, and the sorceress prizes it more highly than any of her magical possessions. It is the last book of the original oz series, which was later continued by other authors. Ozma of oz, and dorothy, in their hazardous journey. Frank baums fourteenth and last contribution to his series of oz books. Glinda of oz copp clark co toronto l frank baum illustrated by jno. Sweet because it features glinda so pretty in pink on the cover.
Published in 1920, it was the last oz book written by l. The wizard of oz 1900 introduces dorothy, who arrives from kansas and meets the scarecrow, the tin woodman, the cowardly lion, and a host of other characters. This book is available for free download in a number of formats including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more. He is most famous for creating the land of oz, including the wonderful wizard of oz, which was made into one of the mostwatched classic films of all time, the wizard of oz. That is the reason it is firmly attached to the big marble table by means of golden chains, and whenever glinda leaves home she locks the great book together with five jeweled padlocks, and carries the keys safely. Book 14, the last book of the original oz series which was later continued by other. His land of oz series consisted of fourteen books, starting with the wonderful wizard of oz 1900 and concluding with glinda of oz 1920. Glinda of oz 1920, audiobook, l frank baum, book youtube. The novel features two journeys, that of princess ozma and dorothy gale, who set out to avert a war between the flatheads and the skeezers, and by glinda the good and friends, who must rescue ozma.
First edition of baums 14th and final oz book, with 12 color plates and numerous intext illustrations by john r. Neill, also with the scarce promotional, fullcolor map of oz laid in. Glinda of oz is the fourteenth book in the land of oz series. The oz books form a book series that begins with the wonderful wizard of oz 1900 and relate the fictional history of the land of oz. Glinda the good witch grants dorothys wish, page 2. Wikipedia, internet archive, the book is public domain, however this recording. Frank baum before his death princesses dorothy and ozma learn of a looming war in a remote region of oz near the edge of gillikin country between. Frank baum opens, dorothy gale and ozma have been dispatched by glinda on a peacekeeping mission.
Octavo, original brown cloth, mounted cover illustration, pictorial endpapers. Glinda of oz in which are related the exciting experiences of princess ozma of oz, and dorothy, in their hazardous journey to the home of the flatheads, and to the magic isle of the skeezers, and how they were rescued from dire peril by the sorcery of glinda the good language. The plot features a journey through a remote region of oz. Complete audiobook, 14th in the land of oz series by l.
Frank baum 18561919 was an american author of childrens literature and fantasy novels. The novel features two journeys, that of princess ozma and dorothy gale, who set out to avert a war between the flatheads and the skeezers, and by glinda the good and friends, who must rescue ozma and dorothy. Frank baum opens, dorothy gale and ozma have been dispatched by glinda. It has been said that baum only barely finished the manuscript for this book before his death. Frank baum oz books wizard of oz witch first edition. The plot features a journey through some of the remoter regions of oz. The great book of records reveals that the flatheads and skeezers, two obscure peoples of oz, have gone to war. I honestly had no idea that baum had written so many books based on his wondrous world of oz. Glinda of oz hardcover january 1, 1919 see all formats and editions hide other formats and editions. Dorothy and ozma travel to stop a war between the flatheads and skeezers.
Neill, without captions, as well as nice illustrated endpapers. Glinda of oz is the fourteenth and final book in the oz series written by l. Frank baum, in which are related the exciting experiences of princess ozma of oz and dorothy in their harardous journey to the home of the flatheads, and to the magic isle of the skeezers hardcover 1919. The book describes, the princess ozma and dorothy travel to an obscure corner of the land of oz, in order to prevent a war between two local powers, the skeezers and the flatheads. The emerald city of oz 1910 finds dorothy, aunt em, and uncle henry coming to oz just as the wicked nome king is. Synopsis for glinda of oz as this last oz story from l. Bitter because baum died before it was published in 1920, and at the. But decades later, her last name is revealed in wicked. L frank baums fourteenth and final oz book was published the year after his death in 1920. You are covered by the ebay money back guarantee if you receive an item that is not as described in the listing.
Glinda of oz is the fourteenth land of oz book, written by l. Glinda of oz the wizard of oz books rare, first editions. The guide covers the prices of all famous forty oz books from first to later editions covering over 160 different variations of the same 40 oz titles such as wizard of oz, ozma of oz, etc. Fank baumwith ozma and the scarecrow from return to oz. Most critics agree this is baums darkest oz book, most likely due to his failing health. Published in 1920, it was baums last book in the series published posthumously. Please check the inventory of glinda of oz in my store. Frank baum, author of the wizard of oz 3 glinda of oz, first edition, 1920,by l. Bitter because baum died before it was published in 1920, and at the beginning of the tale where an endearing letter from the author would generally be there is instead a missive from the publisher. Glinda of oz is the fourteenth and final oz book penned by l.1220 575 1236 741 379 1414 301 70 1053 1422 231 557 1020 840 1440 1000 164 1119 1290 112 500 1349 1123 36 1283 288 564 1069 73 770 862 571 419 686 772 58 73 188 694 1392