L. Frank Baum
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L. Frank Baum

Lyman Frank Baum was born in Chittenango, New York, on May 15, 1856. Over the course of his life, Baum raised fancy poultry, sold fireworks, managed an opera house, opened a department store, and an edited a newspaper before finally turning to writing. In 1900, he published his best known book The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. Eventually he wrote fifty-five novels, including thirteen Oz books, plus four "lost" novels, eighty-three short stories, more than two hundred poems, an unknown number of scripts, and many miscellaneous writings. Baum died on May 6, 1919. He is buried in the Forest Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery, in Glendale, California.

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    • Oz. The Complete Collection

    • By: L. Frank Baum
    • Narrated by: Sean Murphy
    • Length: 70 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 11
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    Welcome to the Wonderful World of Oz! All fourteen of L. Frank Baum's Oz books, in order and unabridged. included...

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    • By Harv on 09-08-18

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    • The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

    • By: L. Frank Baum
    • Narrated by: Anne Hathaway
    • Length: 3 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6,390
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,791
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,765

    One of the best-known stories in American culture, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz has stirred the imagination of young and old alike for over 100 years....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • just wonderful!

    • By Amazon Customer on 08-16-16

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    • American Fairy Tales

    • By: L. Frank Baum
    • Narrated by: Samantha Worthen
    • Length: 3 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
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    A great listen for children! American Fairy Tales by L. Frank Baum includes classic stories that will keep your child riveted....

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    • Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz

    • By: L. Frank Baum
    • Narrated by: Claire Bronson
    • Length: 4 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    A California earthquake sends Dorothy Gale and her new friends....

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    • Fourth book of the Wizard of OZ

    • By Kristi R. on 08-24-13

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    • The Marvelous Land of Oz

    • By: L. Frank Baum
    • Narrated by: Brian Kelly
    • Length: 4 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    The second of L. Frank Baum's Oz volumes, this grand adventure reunites the Scarecrow, Tin Woodsman, and Glinda the Good Witch as they...

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    • Glinda of Oz

    • By: L. Frank Baum
    • Narrated by: Brian Kelly
    • Length: 4 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 1
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    "Glinda of Oz" is the fourteenth Land of Oz volume written by children's author L. Frank Baum, published on July 10, 1920. It is the last...

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    • The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus [Classic Tales Edition]

    • By: L. Frank Baum
    • Narrated by: B. J. Harrison
    • Length: 3 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
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    The architect of The Wizard of Oz delves into the mythological beginnings of the jolly old elf himself. Baum created a mythological world in which the magical forest of Burzee is the main source of all otherworldly power....

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    • The Scarecrow of Oz

    • By: L. Frank Baum
    • Narrated by: Brian Kelly
    • Length: 5 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
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    "The Scarecrow of Oz" by L. Frank Baum tells the story of Cap'n Bill, a sailor with a wooden peg-leg, and his friend, a little girl named Trot...

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    • The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

    • A Radio Dramatization
    • By: L. Frank Baum, Jerry Robbins
    • Narrated by: Jerry Robbins, The Colonial Radio Players
    • Length: 1 hr and 52 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 21
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 19

    One of the true classics of American literature....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Love it! sounds and characters were awesome !!!

    • By Gina on 02-27-15

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    • El maravilloso mago de Oz [The Wonderful Wizard of Oz]

    • By: L. Frank Baum
    • Narrated by: Nuria Trifol
    • Length: 4 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
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    Alfaguara Clásicos nos trae este precioso audiolibro de El Mago de Oz, obra clave de la historia de la literatura infantil, mundialmente conocida y alabada. Dorothy no podía....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Uma história envolvente do início ao fim.

    • By André Tadei on 02-26-18

    Regular price: $10.39

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