The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

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Courier Corporation, 1960 - Juvenile Fiction - 268 pages
44 Reviews
No childhood is complete without a trip down the Yellow Brick Road, and this lovely reprint of the original edition of L. Frank Baum's classic will transport young readers and listeners from the plains of Kansas to the shining towers of Oz. The tale is enhanced with 143 illustrations by W. W. Denslow and 23 color plates. Includes a new Introduction by Martin Gardner. A selection of the Common Core State Standards Initiative.
  

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... the artwork is exquisite. - Goodreads
... the pop ups are very detailed and intricate. - Goodreads
... imagine my surprise with the incredible 3D visuals. - Goodreads

Review: The Wonderful Wizard of Oz: A Commemorative Pop-Up

User Review  - Steven Zachary - Goodreads

After just completing the full novel, I picked this up for my children. imagine my surprise with the incredible 3D visuals. the story is watered down, but true to the original. It allows the reader to ... Read full review

Review: The Wonderful Wizard of Oz: A Commemorative Pop-Up

User Review  - Nicole - Goodreads

The pop ups are very fun to look at and fun to manipulate. This book is not for you if you want the full on Baum Wizard of Oz. It's great as an accessory to the Oz series though. Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
11
Section 2
19
Section 3
31
Section 4
65
Section 5
87
Section 6
105
Section 7
109
Section 8
121
Section 10
159
Section 11
167
Section 12
179
Section 13
195
Section 14
237
Section 15
245
Section 16
253
Copyright

Section 9
155

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About the author (1960)

Best known as the author of the Wizard of Oz stories, L. Frank Baum (18561919) wrote many other fantasy novels, in addition to poems, short stories, and scripts for stage and screen. W. W. Denslow (18561915) is famous as the original illustrator of L. Frank Baum's many stories from the land of Oz.

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