By L. Frank Baum
This absolutely annotated quantity collects 3 of Baum's fourteen ounces novels during which he constructed his utopian imaginative and prescient and which garnered a big and constant following. The Wizard of Oz (1900) introduces Dorothy, who arrives from Kansas and meets the Scarecrow, the Tin Woodman, the Cowardly Lion, and a bunch of different characters. The Emerald urban of Oz (1910) unearths Dorothy, Aunt Em, and Uncle Henry coming to oz. simply because the depraved Nome King is plotting to overcome its humans. In Baum's ultimate novel, Glinda of Oz (1920), Dorothy and Princess Ozma attempt to hinder a conflict among the Skeezers and the Flatheads. Tapping right into a deeply rooted wish in himself and his unswerving readers to reside in a relaxed nation which values the sharing of skills and presents, Baum's resourceful construction, like several nice utopian literature, holds out the chance for switch. additionally integrated is a variety of the unique illustrations by way of W. W. Denslow and John R. Neill.
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