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Baum, L. Frank
THE WOGGLE-BUG BOOK. CHICAGO: THE REILLY & BRITTON CO., 1905
Estimation
500700
Lot. Vendu 5,625 GBP (Prix d’adjudication avec commission acheteur)
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15
Baum, L. Frank
THE WOGGLE-BUG BOOK. CHICAGO: THE REILLY & BRITTON CO., 1905
Estimation
500700
Lot. Vendu 5,625 GBP (Prix d’adjudication avec commission acheteur)
ACCÉDER AU LOT

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Baum, L. Frank
THE WOGGLE-BUG BOOK. CHICAGO: THE REILLY & BRITTON CO., 1905
Folio (381 x 275mm.), FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY, INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR, 12 line inscription to "My Dearest Ruth", colour illustrations on every page by Ike Morgan, first state binding, with a blank rear cover and grey-green background on upper cover, colour pictorial boards with red cloth spine, preserved in an orange cloth collector's box, title page re-attached, worn at extremities, covers slightly creased with minor soiling
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Provenance

The Wonderful World of Oz Volume III, Books of Wonder, 1990, Item 59

Description

A rare long inscription by Baum. The full inscription reads "My Dear Ruth: Here is a story of true and faithful love. The moral is to be loyal to your desires, that your steadfast quest - even if it fails to get the whole gown - will result in your winning a neck-tie, at least. Always yours L. Frank Baum." 

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