Book Summary

    The Emerald City is built all of beautiful marbles in which are set a profusion of emeralds, every one exquisitely cut and of very great size. There are other jewels used in the decorations inside the houses and palaces, such as rubies, diamonds, sapphires, amethysts and turquoises. But in the streets and upon the outside of the buildings only emeralds appear, from which circumstance the place is named the Emerald City of Oz.
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    Author

    L Frank Baum

    Year Published

    1908

    Categories

    8-12, adventure, animals, Boys, classic, English, Girls, in corpus, magic, sci fi/fantasy, series

    ISBN 13

    9781587260230

    Profanity

    low

    Sexuality

    none

    Violence

    mild

    Goodreads Rating

    3.87

    # Ratings

    7495

    # of Words

Book Summary

The Emerald City is built all of beautiful marbles in which are set a profusion of emeralds, every one exquisitely cut and of very great size. There are other jewels used in the decorations inside the houses and palaces, such as rubies, diamonds, sapphires, amethysts and turquoises. But in the streets and upon the outside of the buildings only emeralds appear, from which circumstance the place is named the Emerald City of Oz.
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