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Neill, John R. (John Rea)

Overview
Works: 114 works in 759 publications in 6 languages and 27,121 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction  Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Children's stories, American  Fantasy comic books, strips, etc  Action and adventure fiction  Short stories  Illustrated works 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PZ7.B327,
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Most widely held works about John R Neill
 
Most widely held works by John R Neill
The marvelous land of Oz : being an account of the further adventures of the Scarecrow and Tin Woodman by L. Frank Baum( Book )

76 editions published between 1904 and 2009 in English and Thai and held by 2,429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tip and his creation, Jack Pumpkin, run away to Oz, where they save the city after it is captured by girls
The emerald city of Oz by L. Frank Baum( Book )

47 editions published between 1910 and 2014 in English and held by 2,420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This new adventure into the fairylands of Oz is witness to the impending destruction of the Emerald City. The evil Nome King is determined to recover the Magic Belt from Ozma, and to aid in this terrible scheme he enlists a number of very powerful and frightening creatures. Their aim is to tunnel under the Deadly Desert and emerge in the unsuspecting Emerald City and lay waste to it and the Lands of Oz. Meanwhile, Dorothy and her Uncle Henry and Aunt Em move to the Emerald City to live after life turns too hard in Kansas. They go on a grand tour of Oz, visiting many amusing and entertaining lands and their people. They arrive back at the Emerald City just in time for the final assault by the invading armies, and witness a surprise ending that can only happen in the Land of Oz
The road to Oz by L. Frank Baum( Book )

50 editions published between 1909 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Road to Oz takes Dorothy and her friends on an adventure in Oz to a grand party in honor of Ozma's birthday. It all starts near her home on Uncle Henry's farm in Kansas when she tries to help a shaggy stranger find the road he is seeking. On the way they find a young boy, Button-Bright, and together they get lost, only to find themselves in the fairylands of Oz. Once again in the Land of Oz, Dorothy and her friends encounter a number of new fantasy characters: some good, some bad, some amusing, and all entertaining. They make their way eventually to the Emerald City to participate in Ozma's Birthday Celebration. In the end, Dorothy arrives safely back home, a little tired from her adventures, but quite content
The patchwork girl of Oz by L. Frank Baum( Book )

39 editions published between 1913 and 2013 in English and held by 2,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The magical practices and potions of the Land of Oz is the thread running through The Patchwork Girl. The story begins with a visit by a young Munchkin lad, Ojo the Unlucky, who with his Unc Nunkie visit a reclusive magician, Dr. Pipt. The old sorcerer has just completed the six year task of brewing a spoonful of the Powder of Life, and is preparing to administer it to a life-sized rag doll made by his wife Margolotte. The intent is to create a servant to help his wife in her chores, but unbeknownst to the magician, Ojo doctors the doll's brains. In the confusion that erupts as the Powder of Life performs its miracle, Margolotte and Unc Nunkie are turned into marble statues and the Patchwork Girl is brought to life quite unfit to ever be a servant. To restore life to the two hapless victims, Ojo undertakes a quest to find the ingredients for an antidote to the enchantment, accompanied by the Patchwork Girl and the Glass Cat, another creation of Dr. Pipt. A series of adventures ensue, as they brave new challenges and meet new and amazing peoples and lands in their hunt for the magical ingredients. Through the trials of this grand quest Ojo learns that he is no longer presumed to be ill-fated by circumstance of birth, and is known henceforth as Ojo the Lucky
Tik-Tok of Oz by L. Frank Baum( Book )

37 editions published between 1908 and 2013 in English and Esperanto and held by 1,685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces Ann Soforth, Queen of Oogaboo, whom Tik-Tok, the clockwork man, assists in conquering the Nome King
The lost princess of Oz by L. Frank Baum( Book )

35 editions published between 1917 and 2013 in English and held by 1,528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The long search for a thief and the things he stole--all the magic in Oz as well as Princess Ozma, its ruler
The scarecrow of Oz by L. Frank Baum( Book )

28 editions published between 1915 and 2013 in English and held by 1,519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of Trot and Cap'n Bill take them to Oz where they help solve the problem of Pom, whose truelove's heart has been turned to ice by witches
The Tin Woodman of Oz : a faithful story of the astonishing adventure undertaken by the Tin Woodman, assisted by Woot the Wanderer, the Scarecrow of Oz, and Polychrome, the Rainbow's daughter by L. Frank Baum( Book )

40 editions published between 1918 and 2013 in English and Esperanto and held by 1,492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dorothy tries to rescue the Tin Woodman and Scarecrow from the giantess who has changed them into a tin owl and a teddy bear and is using them for playthings
Glinda of Oz : in which are related the exciting experiences of Princess Ozma of Oz, and Dorothy, in their hazardous journey to the home of the Flatheads, and to the Magic Isle of the Skeezers, and how they were rescued from dire peril by the sorcery of Glinda the Good by L. Frank Baum( Book )

46 editions published between 1920 and 2014 in English and Swedish and held by 1,429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Sorceress and Wizard of Oz attempt to save Princess Ozma and Dorothy from the dangers which threaten them when they try to bring peace to two warring tribes
Rinkitink in Oz by L. Frank Baum( Book )

35 editions published between 1916 and 2015 in English and held by 1,373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rinkitink of Oz is a tale of high adventure beginning in the islands of the Nonestic Ocean and eventually culminating in the darkness of the Nome King's Caverns. Rinkitink is the fun-loving runaway king of his eponomous land who accompanied by his beast of burden, a surly talking goat named Bilbil, makes his way to the beautiful and peaceful island of Pingaree. His timing, however, is poor for soon after his arrival the island is overrun by a marauding band of warriors who loot and pillage the entire island and carry all its inhabitants off to slavery on the twin islands of Regos and Coregos. Rinkitink, Bilbil, and the young Prince of Pingaree, Inga, escape capture and with the the help of three magic pearls they set out to rescue the Pingareeans and Inga's father and mother, King Kitticut and Queen Garee. After some successes and failures, they ultimately win the day and free all the slaves on the islands. But not before the wicked King Gos and Queen Cor escape with King Kitticut and Queen Garee as hostages. The action then shifts to the Nome King's Caverns. Inga and Rinkitink join forces with Dorothy and the Wizard of Oz to once more confront the Nomes in the dramatic conclusion to this tale of high adventure in the remoter regions of Oz
Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz by L. Frank Baum( Book )

34 editions published between 1908 and 2011 in English and held by 1,372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a California earthquake Dorothy falls into the underground Land of the Manaboos where she again meets the Wizard of Oz
Little Wizard stories of Oz by L. Frank Baum( Book )

11 editions published between 1914 and 2011 in English and held by 1,068 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six stories featuring Dorothy, Toto, the Wizard, the Cowardly Lion, the Scarecrow, and the Tin Woodman. "Also included are adventures with Tiktok, the Clockwork Man the always ravenous Hungry Tiger the amazing Jack Pumpkinhead the incredible wooden Sawhorse and the magical princess Ozma of Oz. Discover how Dorothy and Toto escape from under the power of the terrible giant, Crinklink, join wise Princess Ozma and the Wizard as they match wits with three mischievous Imps follow the adventures of Jack Pumpkinhead and the Sawhorse as they brave a great, gloomy forest to save two lost children"--Publisher description
Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz by L. Frank Baum( Book )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a California earthquake, Dorothy falls into the underground Land of the Mangaboos where she again meets the Wizard of Oz
The land of Oz : being an account of the further adventures of the Scarecrow and Tin Woodman and also the strange experiences of the Highly Magnified Woggle-Bug, Jack Pumpkinhead, the Animated Saw-horse and the Gump ; the story being a sequel to The Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum( Book )

26 editions published between 1904 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Scarecrow, now the ruler of the Emerald City, is driven out by General Jinjur and her all-girl army, his friends--the Tin Woodman, a boy named Tip, and Jack Pumpkinhead--try to restore peace
The sea fairies by L. Frank Baum( Book )

13 editions published between 1911 and 1998 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trot and her uncle, Cap'n Bill, encounter unusual experiences with mermaids, sea-serpents, and other strange creatures while journeying in the depths of the sea
King Arthur and his knights; a noble and joyous history by Thomas Malory( Book )

8 editions published between 1924 and 1995 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cowardly lion of Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson( Book )

7 editions published between 1923 and 1985 in English and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this wild adventure tale, a clown and a boy from the United States are forced to hunt the Cowardly Lion, who has left the Emerald City on a quest to prove his courage. But when the three finally meet up, they become friends, much to the displeasure of the evil Mustafa of Mudge, who wants the Cowardly Lion for his private zoo
The hungry tiger of Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson( Book )

3 editions published between 1926 and 1985 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hungry Tiger is whisked away to the Kingdom of Rash in an attempt to satisfy his appetite. Little Betsy Bobbin and the Vegetable Man join him and young Prince Reddy in a search for the three magic Rash Rubies
Jack Pumpkinhead of Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson( Book )

7 editions published between 1928 and 1985 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Philadelphia lad returns to Oz and joins forces with Jack Pumpkinhead to rescue Ozma and the Emerald City from conquest
Grampa in Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson( Book )

7 editions published between 1924 and 1985 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grampa, an old soldier, and Prince Tatters search for the head of the Prince's father, King Fumbo, who lost it in a storm
 
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The marvelous land of Oz : being an account of the further adventures of the Scarecrow and Tin Woodman
Alternative Names
John R. Neill Amerikaans illustrator (1877-1943)

John R. Neill illustrateur de livres pour enfants

John Rea Neill US-amerikanischer Zeitschriften- und Kinderbuchillustrator

Neill, John R.

Neill, John Rea

Neill, John Rea 1877-1943

Neill, R. John

Neill Rea, John

Neils, Dž. R. 1877-1943

Rea, John Neill

Rea Neill, John

Нил, Джон

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The emerald city of OzThe road to OzThe patchwork girl of OzTik-Tok of OzThe lost princess of OzThe scarecrow of OzThe Tin Woodman of Oz : a faithful story of the astonishing adventure undertaken by the Tin Woodman, assisted by Woot the Wanderer, the Scarecrow of Oz, and Polychrome, the Rainbow's daughterGlinda of Oz : in which are related the exciting experiences of Princess Ozma of Oz, and Dorothy, in their hazardous journey to the home of the Flatheads, and to the Magic Isle of the Skeezers, and how they were rescued from dire peril by the sorcery of Glinda the Good