BAUM,L.FRANK. BAUM'S OWN BOOK FOR CHILDREN: Stories and Verses from the Famous Oz Books, Father Goose: His Book, etc. with many hitherto Unpublished Selections. Chicago: Reilly & Britton (1912). 4to, cloth backed pictorial boards, 196p., edges and corners rubbed and soil on a few pages, else VG. This is a revised version of Baum's Juvenile Speaker from 1910 with a new introduction by Baum dated 1912 and with some stories revised. Baum selected what he considered some of his best stories and provided introductions for stories that originally formed parts of complete books. Illustrated in black and white by John R. Neill and Enright. Includes Prince Marvel, a playlet for children based on the Enchanted Island of Yew. A scarce book.