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The Resource The Wizard of Oz, by L. Frank Baum ; with pictures by W.W. Denslow ; Michael Patrick Hearn, editor

The Wizard of Oz, by L. Frank Baum ; with pictures by W.W. Denslow ; Michael Patrick Hearn, editor

Label
The Wizard of Oz
Title
The Wizard of Oz
Statement of responsibility
by L. Frank Baum ; with pictures by W.W. Denslow ; Michael Patrick Hearn, editor
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the text of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, with 20 critical essays that have been written about it between 1900 and 1980
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1856-1919
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Baum, L. Frank
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1856-1915
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  • Denslow, W. W.
  • Hearn, Michael Patrick
Series statement
The Critical heritage series
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  • Baum, L. Frank
  • Children
  • Children's stories, American
  • Fantasy fiction, American
  • Oz (Imaginary place)
Label
The Wizard of Oz, by L. Frank Baum ; with pictures by W.W. Denslow ; Michael Patrick Hearn, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes 21 critical essays written 1900-1983
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 305-306
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A new book for children -- Modern fairy tales / L. Frank Baum -- Fairy tales -- Utopia Americana / Edward Wagenknecht -- The wizard of Chittenango / James Thurber -- An appreciation / Russel B. Nye -- Concerning The wonderful wizard of Oz / Ruth Plumly Thompson -- This man's world: the wonderful wizard of Oz / Paul Gallico -- A defense of the Oz books / Bernard M. Golumb -- Why librarians dislike Oz / Martin Gardner -- Oz and the fifth criterion / C. Warren Hollister -- The land of Oz: America's great good place / Marius Bewley -- The utopia of Oz / S.J. Sackett -- The wizard of Oz: parable on populism / Henry M. Littlefield -- The oddness of Oz / Osmond Beckwith -- Because, because, because, because of the wonderful things he does / Ray Bradbury -- Ozomania under the rainbow / Alix Kates Shulman -- On rereading the Oz books / Gore Vidal -- L. Frank Baum and the "modernized fairy tale" / Michael Patrick Hearn -- Oz / Brian Attebery
Control code
8826214
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiv, 306 pages
Isbn
9780805238129
Lccn
82016953
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)558669
Label
The Wizard of Oz, by L. Frank Baum ; with pictures by W.W. Denslow ; Michael Patrick Hearn, editor
Publication
Note
Includes 21 critical essays written 1900-1983
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 305-306
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A new book for children -- Modern fairy tales / L. Frank Baum -- Fairy tales -- Utopia Americana / Edward Wagenknecht -- The wizard of Chittenango / James Thurber -- An appreciation / Russel B. Nye -- Concerning The wonderful wizard of Oz / Ruth Plumly Thompson -- This man's world: the wonderful wizard of Oz / Paul Gallico -- A defense of the Oz books / Bernard M. Golumb -- Why librarians dislike Oz / Martin Gardner -- Oz and the fifth criterion / C. Warren Hollister -- The land of Oz: America's great good place / Marius Bewley -- The utopia of Oz / S.J. Sackett -- The wizard of Oz: parable on populism / Henry M. Littlefield -- The oddness of Oz / Osmond Beckwith -- Because, because, because, because of the wonderful things he does / Ray Bradbury -- Ozomania under the rainbow / Alix Kates Shulman -- On rereading the Oz books / Gore Vidal -- L. Frank Baum and the "modernized fairy tale" / Michael Patrick Hearn -- Oz / Brian Attebery
Control code
8826214
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiv, 306 pages
Isbn
9780805238129
Lccn
82016953
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)558669

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