L. Frank Baum's The Wizard of Oz holds a special place as a contemporary fairy tale and stands as one of America's most beloved and captivating children's tales.
Presented as part of the Macmillan Collector's Library, a collection of exquisite, cloth-bound classics in a pocket-sized format adorned with gold-foiled edges and ribbon markers. These elegant books are ideal as gifts or a delightful indulgence for any book enthusiast. This edition showcases original illustrations by W. W. Denslow, meticulously colored by Barbara Frith, and is complemented by an introduction from Professor Sarah Churchwell.
Accompany Dorothy and her devoted companion, Toto, as they are swept away from Kansas by a cyclone, finding themselves in the marvelous realm of Oz. Following the yellow brick road, Dorothy encounters her three famous companions: a Scarecrow aspiring for intellect, a Tin Woodman seeking a heart, and a timid Lion in pursuit of bravery. Together, they journey to the grand Emerald City, aspiring for the fulfillment of their cherished dreams.