Written in English
After being transported by a cyclone to the land of Oz, Dorothy and her dog are befriended by a scarecrow, a tin man, and a cowardly lion who accompany her to the Emerald City to look for a wizard who can help Dorothy return home to Kansas.
|Statement||adapted from the novel by L. Frank Baum ; writer, Eric Shanower ; artist, Skottie Young ; colorist, Jean-Francois Beaulieu ; letterer, Jeff Eckleberry|
|Contributions||Young, Skottie, artist, Baum, L. Frank (Lyman Frank), 1856-1919|
|LC Classifications||PZ7.7.S5364 Wo 2014|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 volume (unpaged)|
|LC Control Number||2014015338|
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