Chicago: Reilly & Britton, 1908. First Edition. First Printing, Binding "B" (Reilly and Britton in upper and lower case letters). Octavo (23.5cm); light-blue cloth; front cover paper label illustrated in full color on metallic gold background; titled in black on spine with tin woodsman vignette embellished in silver; 256pp; 16 full color plates with captions in black; endpapers illustrated in light olive green and black. Corners lightly rubbed; spine ends pushed with minor fray/short tears; minor scratches and oxidation to the front cover; clean, bright interior with a horitontal closed tear on p.239; Very Good+.
The shortest of Baum's Oz books with 16 inserted full color plates included in pagination, in the light olive green endpaper variant. BIENVENUE & SCHMIDT, p.34.