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Ruth Plumly Thompson Kabumpo in Oz Rare First Edition, First State Book 1922

Ruth Plumly Thompson Kabumpo in Oz Rare First Edition, First State Book 1922

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Author: Ruth Plumly Thompson

 

Illustrator: John R. Neill

 

Title: Kabumpo in Oz

 

Year of Publication: 1922

 

Edition: first edition

 

Publisher: The Reilly & Lee Company, Chicago, U.S.A.

 

 

Brief Details of this Book:

 

This edition of Kabumpo in Oz first edition first state has an illustration of Kabumpo the wise elephant to the Half Title Page and has an illustration of the Princess Dorothy on page [299].

 

The Wizard of Oz book has 297 numbered pages and the additional illustration of Princess Dorothy after a blank page. The Kabumpo in Oz book has 12 great colour illustrations by John R. Neill and numerous black and white illustrations throughout this wonderful and rare Wizard of Oz book.

 

 

Condition of the Binding:

 

The front board has a wonderful colour illustration of the characters from this Wizard of Oz book. The binding is in Good + condition being complete but with wear, a small mark to the front board, and fading to the spine.

 

 

Condition of the Pages:

 

Condition of the pages is Good with a number of the pages loosely inserted and some of the loose pages are chipped to the edges.  This rare Wizard of Oz book does need restoration, but is worth the work since it is very valuable and current research shows that Kabumpo in Oz first edition first state is valued at over $1,000!!!

 

 

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Ruth Plumly Thompson Kabumpo in Oz 1922 Front Board
Ruth Plumly Thompson Kabumpo in Oz 1922 Spine
Ruth Plumly Thompson Kabumpo in Oz 1922 Back Board
Ruth Plumly Thompson Kabumpo in Oz 1922 Front Endpapers
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Ruth Plumly Thompson Kabumpo in Oz 1922 Frontispiece and Title Page
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