“DEAR MR. BAUM . . .” AND “BROTHER FRANK” – PART THREE: CORRESPONDENCE TO (AND REFLECTIONS, RESPONSES, AND INSCRIPTIONS FROM) THE ROYAL HISTORIAN OF OZ

By John Fricke Last month’s blog spoke of the bittersweet passing of author L. Frank Baum in 1919, a somber note leavened by the happy fact that “official” tales of Oz didn’t end there, but continued – until 1963, in fact! Publishers Reilly & Lee were loath to lose the income and prestige of an […]