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The Wishing Horse of Oz

(1935)
(Book 29 in the Oz series)
A novel by

 
 
In which three emerald necklaces cause everyone in Oz to forget all about Princess Ozma, the Wizard, and Glinda the Good and acknowledge instead a fat old king named Skamperoo as supreme rule! The mystic enchantment is responsible as well for the appearance of the glorious Wishing Horse, the most magnificent white steed imaginable.

Only Dorothy and Pigasus, the flying poetical pig, can save the realm...

"... Where the young stay young and the old grow young forever - these books are for readers of all ages." - Ray Bradbury

"The Land of Oz has managed to fascinate each new generation... the Oz books continue to exert their spell... and those who read [them] are often made what they were not - imaginative, tolerant, alert to wonders, life." - Gore Vidal

"I was raised with the Oz books, and their enchantment, humor and excitement remain with me. They are still a joy and a treasure. I welcome this Oz revival." - Stephen R. Donaldson

Genre: Children's Fiction

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Used availability for Ruth Plumly Thompson's The Wishing Horse of Oz

Hardback Editions

August 1986 : USA Hardback
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Title: Wishing Horse of Oz (Wonderful Oz Bookz, No 29)
Author(s): Ruth P Thompson
ISBN: 0-613-98624-5 / 978-0-613-98624-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Sagebrush Education Resources
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Paperback Editions

August 1986 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Wishing Horse of Oz (Wonderful Oz Books, No 29)
Author(s): Ruth Plumly Thompson
ISBN: 0-345-33706-9 / 978-0-345-33706-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Del Rey
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Kindle Editions

February 2019 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Wishing Horse Of Oz
Author(s): Ruth Plumly Thompson
Publisher: arslan
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August 2016 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Wishing Horse of Oz
Author(s): Ruth Plumly Thompson
Publisher: Golden Springs Publishing
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July 2010 : USA Kindle edition
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Title: The Wishing Horse of Oz
Author(s): Ruth Plumly Thompson
Publisher: Alford Books
Availability: Amazon