Very Good. Item #10963
Chicago: The Reilly & Lee Co., 1931. First Edition in binding variant A with spine imprint in boldface. Large octavo. 280 pp. 12 color plates, including frontis, complete; numerous black-and-white in-text illustrations throughout. Dark green cloth stamped in black with front cover paper label full color illustration. Illustrated endpapers, printed in black. No dust jacket.
Light wear to extremities and some rubbing to front illustration. Boards give every so slightly, but overall binding is sound. Pages clean and unmarked.
Twenty-fifth entry in the Oz book series, and picks up with Ruggedo the Gnome King seven years after Peter Brown hit him with a silence stone at the end of The Gnome King of Oz.
[Bienvenue p. 113].