Oz Before the Rainbow

L. Frank Baum's The Wonderful Wizard of Oz on Stage and Screen to 1939
Swartz, Mark Evan (Book - 2000)
Oz Before the Rainbow

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The author, a professional archivist, revisits the stage and film productions that preceeded the classic 1939 film version of L. Frank Baum's book, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, including a run on Broadway, a multimedia show, and other silent film depictions.

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Traces the evolution of "The wizard of Oz" from print to stage, and describes the changes in songs, characters, and plot implemented in the vaudeville, silent film, multimedia, and Broadway versions that preceded the 1939 film.

Authors: Swartz, Mark Evan
Statement of Responsibility: Mark Evan Swartz
Title: Oz before the rainbow
L. Frank Baum's The wonderful Wizard of Oz on stage and screen to 1939
Publisher: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, c2000
Characteristics: xii, 291 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-281) and index
Subject Headings: Baum, L. Frank (Lyman Frank), 1856-1919. Wizard of Oz Baum, L. Frank (Lyman Frank), 1856-1919 Film and video adaptations Baum, L. Frank (Lyman Frank), 1856-1919 Stage history Baum, L. Frank (Lyman Frank), 1856-1919 Adaptations Fantasy fiction, American Film and video adaptations Fantasy films History and criticism Oz (Imaginary place)
Topical Term: Fantasy fiction, American
Fantasy films
Oz (Imaginary place)
LCCN: 00008262
ISBN: 0801864771
Branch Call Number: 792.981 S
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