Author: Lyman Frank Baum

Publisher: My Ebook Publishing House via PublishDrive

ISBN: 6068846318

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 190

View: 3306

One of the true classics of American literature, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz has stirred the imagination of young and old alike for over four generations. This is probably one of the most beautiful digital version ever made of this story, containing over 100 gorgeous illustrations. The story chronicles the adventures of a girl named Dorothy Gale in the Land of Oz. As Baum says in the introduction "It aspires to being a modernized fairy tale, in which the wonderment and joy are retained and the heartaches and nightmares are left out." And it succeeds wonderfully. It is one of the best-known stories in American popular culture and has been widely translated.
Read More

Author: Claudia Geistert

Publisher: GRIN Verlag

ISBN: 3640863054

Category:

Page: 56

View: 9567

Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2005 im Fachbereich Dolmetschen / Ubersetzen, Note: 2,0, Hochschule Magdeburg-Stendal; Standort Magdeburg, 31 Quellen im Literaturverzeichnis, Sprache: Deutsch, Abstract: Im Vergleich stehen das literarische Werk in englischer Originalsprache The wonderful wizard of Oz" von L. Frank Baum mit den Ubersetzungen in die deutsche Sprache Der Zauberer von Oz" von Freya Stephan-Kuhn, Sybil Grafin Schonfeldt und Alfred Konner. Claudia Geistert - 2005 - 49 Seiten Magdeburg, Fachhochschule Magdeburg, Fachbereich Fachkommunikation Die vorliegende Arbeit unternimmt den Versuch, anhand eines Vergleichs der einzelnen literarischen Ubersetzungen, die Interaktion verschiedener Einflussgrossen im Ubersetzungsprozess sowie ihre Auswirkungen auf die sprachliche Gestaltung des Zieltextes aufzuzeigen und ubersetzungskritisch zu bewerten. Fur die Untersuchung wurden drei Ubersetzungen von Lyman Frank Baum The wonderful wizard of Oz" ausgewahlt. Die in den Zieltext enthaltenen Veranderungen und Fehlleistungen wurden mit Blick auf die verschiedenen Einflussgrossen anhand einer Sammlung qualitativ und quantitativ ausgewert
Read More

none

Author: Joshua M. Allen

Publisher: Author House

ISBN: 1481719157

Category: Fiction

Page: 54

View: 8922

The Wizard of Oz is an American fairy tale that has become embedded in popular culture. This book provides the reader with a fresh experience while keeping the turn-of-the-century charm of the original material.
Read More

Author: L. Frank Baum

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486204529

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

View: 9686

This unique coloring book contains the well-known story abridged from L. Frank Baum's book, as well as 61 W. W. Denslow drawings that have been adapted for your crayons, paints or felt pens. You'll enjoy coloring Dorothy, Toto, the Scarecrow, Glinda, and the great Oz himself, along with Munchkin Land and the dazzling Emerald City. A selection of the Common Core State Standards Initiative.
Read More

L. Frank Baum's the Wonderful Wizard of Oz on Stage and Screen to 1939

Author: Mark Evan Swartz

Publisher: JHU Press

ISBN: 9780801870927

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 288

View: 7530

Swartz reminds us in that various stage and screen dramatizations of Baum's story preceded and influenced the 1939 film. This richly illustrated book contains many rare photographs, film stills, sketches, theater programs, and movie advertisements from the different productions. Piecing together the Chicago and Broadway stage productions (1902-3) from contemporary reviews, surviving script pages, and published song lyrics, Swartz shows how Baum and his many collaborators worked to transform the book into a popular theatrical attraction -- often requiring significant alterations to the original story.
Read More

Author: L. Frank Baum

Publisher: Golden Books

ISBN: 0449812901

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 33

View: 3065

A striking picture book adaptation for ages 6 up of L. Frank Baum’s classic children’s novel The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, about the magical journey of Dorothy Gale, her dog, Toto, and her faithful friends to the Emerald City. No child’s library is complete without this enchanting fantasy with its enduring themes of loyalty, resourcefulness, courage, and unforgettable characters, such as the Scarecrow, the Tin Man, the Cowardly Lion, and the Wicked Witch of the West. First published in the year 1900, the complete novel is one of the best-known original fairy tales in American popular culture.
Read More

Author: L. Frank Baum,Mary Engelbreit

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN: 0060081406

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 185

View: 7502

After a cyclone transports her to the land of Oz, Dorothy must seek out the great wizard in order to return to Kansas.
Read More

And Other Wonderful Books of Oz: The Emerald City of Oz and Glinda of Oz (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)

Author: L. Frank Baum

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1101580542

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 432

View: 2569

Santore's version of the L. Frank Baum fantasy is highly visual yet faithful to the original story. never before have the Land of the Munchkins been more enchanting, the forest of Oz more foreboding, or the Emerald City more magnificent. Santore's journey through Oz is a journey of color and beauty as well as one of excitment and adventure.
Read More

Author: Virginia Glasgow Koste

Publisher: Dramatic Publishing

ISBN: 9780871290090

Category: Oz (Imaginary place)

Page: 72

View: 6482

Read More

Author: L. Frank Baum,Pat Olski

Publisher: Courier Dover Publications

ISBN: 0486812529

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 96

View: 8345

Suitable for beginning to intermediate crocheters, this book features a retelling of the classic tale with 19 patterns for Baum's beloved characters and settings: Dorothy, Toto, Witch, Flying Monkey, more.
Read More

Author: Gale, Cengage Learning

Publisher: Gale, Cengage Learning

ISBN: 141035055X

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 25

View: 2317

A Study Guide for L. Frank Baum's "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Novels for Students. This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Novels for Students for all of your research needs.
Read More

Author: L. Frank Baum

Publisher: epubli

ISBN: 3746794528

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: N.A

View: 2636

“Even with eyes protected by the green spectacles, Dorothy and her friends were at first dazzled by the brilliancy of the wonderful City. The streets were lined with beautiful houses all built of green marble and studded everywhere with sparkling emeralds. They walked over a pavement of the same green marble, and where the blocks were joined together were rows of emeralds, set closely, and glittering in the brightness of the sun. The window panes were of green glass; even the sky above the City had a green tint, and the rays of the sun were green.” “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz” is an American children's novel written by L. Frank Baum. It was first published in 1900. The story of “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz” chronicles the adventures of a young farm girl named Dorothy in the magical Land of Oz, after she and her pet dog Toto are swept away from their Kansas home by a cyclone. L Frank Baum’s novel is one of the best-known stories in American literature and has been widely translated.
Read More

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz; The Marvelous Land of Oz; Ozma of Oz

Author: L. Frank Baum

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1442485523

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 592

View: 502

Discover the marvelous land of Oz in this collection of the first three books in L. Frank Baum’s classic American fairy tale series. The first three books of the iconic Oz series, now in one collection! In The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, Dorothy and her dog, Toto, find themselves in a strange land called Oz after their Kansas house is swept away by a cyclone. Here they meet the Munchkins and join the Scarecrow, Tin Woodman, and the Cowardly Lion on an unforgettable journey to the Emerald City, where the all-powerful Wizard of Oz lives. Can he help Dorothy return home? In The Marvelous Land of Oz, a young boy named Tip escapes from a witch and sets out to explore land of Oz. Along the way, he meets the Scarecrow and Tin Woodman, as well as some new friends like Jack Pumpkinhead and the Wooden Sawhorse. Eventually, Tip’s journey takes him to the Emerald City, where he realizes that his life will be changed forever. In Ozma of Oz, Dorothy is sailing to Australia when a huge storm washes her overboard. She only survives by clinging to a chicken crate. Eventually she and a yellow hen named Billina wash up on the magic shore of Ev where they meet the mechanical man Tik Tok. But Dorothy and Billina are taken prisoner by the evil Nome King who has captured the royal family of Ev. Only Ozma of Oz can save them, but will she be in time?
Read More

Author: Suzi Alexander,L. Frank Baum

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781577595519

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 192

View: 4676

After a cyclone transports her to the land of Oz, Dorothy must seek out the great wizard in order to return to Kansas.
Read More

Author: Michele Rubatino

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN: 1450228003

Category: Literary Collections

Page: 108

View: 5712

The fantasyland of Oz continues to fascinate steadfast Oz fans. They sympathize with the tin woodsman in his need for a heart, the cowardly lion in his need for courage, and with Dorothy as she searches for a way to return home to Kansas. In the Origin of the Wonderful Wizard of Oz, author Michele Rubatino reveals the mystery behind the evidence regarding the source of the maps found in Tik-Tok of Oz. Rubatino discusses the origin of the maps that Baum claims he discovered, rather than penned from his own imagination. The Origin of the Wonderful Wizard of Oz provides evidence to show the maps found in the Oz books, forty of them in all, were derived from drawing blueprints taken from the text of a King James Version Bible dating from around 1611. This information found by Baum formed the foundation for the creation of this fantasy series. Rubatino's discovery will help Oz enthusiasts, theologians, and all interested in the works of Baum to decipher the many facets he included in his stories. It will help fans gain a better perspective on the mysteries still to be found in the Bible and the Oz series.
Read More

Author: Caroline Bird

Publisher: Oberon Books

ISBN: 1783199830

Category: Drama

Page: 104

View: 5652

An angry orphan escapes a grey town on the back of a hurricane. She lands in a mysterious country of tiny people and wicked witches, where the trees carry bazookas, the crows recite slam poetry, and a mouse can blow your head off. In just one day, this little girl revolutionizes an entire nation. She brings freedom, and colour. Her name is DOROTHY.
Read More