2021-10-22

The Cowardly Lion of Oz (Illustrated First Edition): 100th Anniversary OZ Collection (English Edition)

A nice illustrated edition of another classic in our Wizard of Oz Collection. Twelve of the illustrations in the SeaWolf Press Kindle edition are in color.Each book in the collection contains the text, illustrations, and cover from the first or early edition. Use Amazon's Lookinside feature to compare this edition with others. You'll be impressed by the differences. Our version has:More than 110 original illustrations by John R. Neill. Don't be fooled by other versions with missing or made-up pictures.An introduction by the author.A beautiful front and back cover from the original 1908 first edition.The Cowardly Lion of Oz (1923) is the seventeenth in the series of Oz books created by L. Frank Baum and his successors, and the third written by Ruth Plumly Thompson. It was illustrated by John R. Neill.The story opens with Mustafa of Mudge, a turbaned desert monarch with blue whiskers, who collects lions. Mustafa demands one more lion—he already has nine thousand nine hundred and ninety nine and a half lions, but there are no more lions in Mudge, and Mudgers are forbidden by Ozma, on penalty of death, to travel beyond the desert borders of Mudge.


Book Details

Book Title: The Cowardly Lion of Oz (Illustrated First Edition): 100th Anniversary OZ Collection (English Edition)

Book Author: L. Baum,Ruth Thompson,John Neill

Book Category: -

ISBN: B08HY2F81Z