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The Wizard of Oz

Written by L. Frank Baum & illustrated by Lisbeth Zwerger
Book #1 in the Oz Series Series
Published by North-South Books
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What's The Wizard of Oz About

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After being transported by a cyclone to the land of Oz, Dorothy and her dog are befriended by a scarecrow, a tin man, and a cowardly lion, who accompany her to the Emerald City to look for a wizard who can help Dorothy return home to Kansas.

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Who Wrote The Wizard of Oz

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L. Frank Baum

L. Frank Baum (1856-1919) was a prolific American writer and theatre enthusiast. He is primarily known for The Wizard of Oz and the thirteen other titles in the Oz series.

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Who Illustrated The Wizard of Oz

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Lisbeth Zwerger

Lisbeth Zwerger has been accorded nearly every prize that can be given, including the highest international award for lifetime achievement, the Hans Christian Andersen Medal. Since 1981 she has devoted her extraordinary talents to children’s literature, to stories as charming and picturesque as her native Vienna. Always surprising, always engaging, her artwork combines technical mastery with an insight and gentleness so rare and captivating that she has been correctly called one of the finest illustrators of the twentieth century.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9781558586383
Publication Date:
October 1, 1996

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