Easton Press, 1989. FIRST EDITION, thus. Black leather accented in 22kt gold. Pristine condition, never even been fully opened! Printed on archival paper with gilded edges. The endsheets are of moire fabric with a silk ribbon page marker. Smyth sewing and concealed muslin joints to ensure the highest quality binding. This book is in full leather with hubbed spines. Text is a facsimile of the very first Oz publication in 1900. Features spectacular reproductions of the original vivid, full-color illustrations of Oz co-creator W.W. Denslow. Beautiful book bound in full-tooled leather with gilt decoration to the boards, spines also lettered in 22K gold. 267 pages.