Designed to appeal to the book lover, the Macmillan Collector’s Library is a series of beautifully bound pocket-sized gift editions of much loved classic titles. Bound in real cloth, printed on high quality paper, and featuring ribbon markers and gilt edges, Macmillan Collector’s Library are books to love and treasure.
Regarded as a modern fairy tale, Frank L. Baum’s The Wizard of Oz is one of America’s most cherished and enchanting children’s stories. This edition features original illustrations by W. W. Denslow, coloured by Barbara Frith, and a new afterword by Professor Sarah Churchwell.
Follow Dorothy, and her dog Toto, as they are carried away from Kansas by a cyclone to the wonderful world of Oz. Wandering down the yellow brick road Dorothy meets her three famous companions - a Scarecrow longing for a brain, a Tin Woodman wishing for a heart, a cowardly Lion yearning for some courage - and together they travel to the illustrious Emerald City where they hope all their dreams will come true.