The Gnome King of Oz (page 1/2)

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[picture: Front Cover, The Gnome King of Oz]

Pictures from The Gnome King of Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson, illustrated by John R. Neill, Copp Clark Co. Ltd., Toronto, 1927.

As I understand it, this book is out of copyright in Canada, and, since it is Canadian, public domain or copyright-free everywhere else too.

I bought this book at Olivia’s Books in Picton, Ontario.

Title: The Gnome King of Oz

Author: Thompson, Ruth Plumly

City: Toronto

Date: 1927

Total items: 7

Out of copyright (called public domain in the USA), hence royalty-free for all purposes usage credit requested, or as marked.

Some sample images

[picture: The Patchwork Girl]

The Patchwork Girl

The Patchwork Girl, also known as the Queen of Patch, here sports a haughty glower! [$]

[picture: The Bookman]

The Bookman

“I can carry myself and turn over a new leaf every day in the year.” said the Bookman, smiling—Chapter 14 [more...] [$]

[picture: Peter and the Balloon Bird]

Peter and the Balloon Bird

“The stem of the balloon to which he clung had turned to a strong stiff leg, while the balloon itself had expanded into a plump, green, balloon bird. It careened through the air without any motion of wings or body and for a while, Peter, hanging to its [...] [more...] [$]

[picture: Gnomes hide under toadstools]

Gnomes hide under toadstools

Two long pointy noses peeping out, and eyes, too.

This is the chapter head for “Queen Scraps Meets Peter.” [$]

[picture: The WIzard of Oz]

The WIzard of Oz

The Wizard with his spectacles and his bag marked WIZ! [$]


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Pictures from The Gnome King of Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson, illustrated by John R. Neill, Copp Clark Co. Ltd., Toronto, 1927.

As I understand it, this book is out of copyright in Canada, and, since it is Canadian, public domain or copyright-free everywhere else too.

I bought this book at Olivia’s Books in Picton, Ontario.


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