Geo Hill Publisher. Wonderful Wizard of OZ. 1st edition, 2nd state.
1st edition / 2nd state. 24 color plates. All Points for the 2nd state from Oziana. Binding C. This copy is the earliest of the 2nd state since it contains a one first state point (plate facing page 92 has red shading on the horizon).
1st state points
1. Publisher's advertisement is enclosed in a box.
2. Page 14, line 1 has "low wail on" see photo,
3. Page 81 fourth line from the bottom has "peices" see photo
4. page 227 line 1 begins " While Tin Woodman" see photo
5. The colophon at the end of the book is set to 11 lines and enclosed in the box , see photo
6. The color plate facing page 34 has 2 dark-blue blots on the moon , see photo
7. plate facing page 92 has red shading on the horizon.
8. The publisher imprint at the foot of the spine is stamped in red ( variant B)
Book evaluation on the scale of 1 to 10 ( 10 being the best)
1. Front cover - 7
2. Back Cover- 8
3. Spine- 7
4. Text Block- 9
5. Body Strength- 8
7. Color plates- 8
8. Foxing- 9
10. Other marks/smudges-9
Total Score- 83 out of 100Wizard of Oz Home | My Inventory| Oz Books Price Guide | Wizard of Oz book Newsletter | FAQ | Wizard of Oz books | Contact me