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Neill, John R. (John Rea)

Overview
Works: 125 works in 956 publications in 6 languages and 33,059 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction  Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Children's stories, American  Fantasy comic books, strips, etc  Fiction  Fairy tales  Novels 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PZ7.B327, [FIC]
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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 )

93 editions published between 1904 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 2,857 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
Ozma of Oz : a record of her adventures with Dorothy Gale of Kansas, the Yellow Hen, the Scarecrow, the Tin Woodman, Tiktok, the Cowardly Lion and the Hungry Tiger, besides other good people too numerous to mention faithfully recorded herein by L. Frank Baum( Book )

96 editions published between 1907 and 2003 in 7 languages and held by 2,613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uncle Henry has been ordered by his doctor to take a vacation from his Kansas farm to Australia. He and his niece Dorothy Gale are aboard a steamship traveling there when they are caught in a fierce storm and separated. Dorothy is blown overboard along with a yellow hen called Billina from her uncle's farm that was on the ship. They arrive in the country of Ev where they eventually join Princess Ozma in her effort to rescue the royal family of that land
The emerald city of Oz by L. Frank Baum( Book )

49 editions published between 1910 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,428 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 )

48 editions published between 1909 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 2,262 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 )

38 editions published between 1913 and 2013 in English and Esperanto and held by 2,055 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
The magic of Oz : a faithful record of the remarkable adventures of Dorothy and Trot and the Wizard of Oz, together with the Cowardly Lion, the Hungry Tiger, and Cap'n Bill, in their successful search for a magical and beautiful birthday present for Princess Ozma of Oz by L. Frank Baum( Book )

42 editions published between 1919 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this tale of magical intrigue, Ruggedo is once again up to his old tricks, seeking revenge on Ozma and Dorothy and trying to conquer the Emerald City. In his wanderings after being deposed as the Nome King and deprived of all his magical powers, he encounters a young Hyup boy, Kiki Aru, who has learned how to cast transformation spells. Led by Ruggedo, they hatch a wicked plot to enlist the animals of the Gugu Forest to overpower the people of Oz and claim the throne for themselves. Meanwhile, in the Emerald City preparations are underway for Ozma's birthday. In the search for new and unusual gifts, Trot and Cap't Bill are led by the Glass Cat to the far north of the Munchkin Country in search of the Magic Flower. They become trapped on the island which houses the flower, surely to die if help does not quickly arrive. While this is happening, Dorothy has determined to give Ozma a Surprise Cake, so named because it is to be filled with twelve dancing monkeys. This quest to find such an entertaining cake filling turns into another great adventure in Oz. In this most enchanting tale, they must deal with the Nome King and Kiki Aru, and find a way to rescue Cap't Bill and Trot
Tik-Tok of Oz by L. Frank Baum( Book )

37 editions published between 1908 and 2013 in English and Esperanto and held by 1,686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Tik-Tok of Oz, the stalwart mechanical man goes to war when he is pressed into service as the only private in Ann Soforth's army. This restless Queen of the Oogaboos has set out to conquer Oz and the world beyond, but alters her plans to help the Shaggy Man rescue his brother from imprisonment by the Nome King. Joining this adventurous band in their quest is Betsy Bobbin, a young girl from Oklahoma, and her mule, Hank. Along with other magical fairies from the lands of Oz, they confront the Nome King; but not before this wiley creature has sent them through the earth to the other side into the mystical kingdom of the Private Citizen. This trick proves to be Ruggedo's downfall when the Private Citizen dispatches his Instrument of Vengence to remove the Nome King from his throne. In the end this great adventure concludes happily as the Oogabooians return safely home and Betsy, Hank, and the Shaggy Man and his newly freed brother are accepted by Ozma as permanent citizens of the Emerald City
The lost princess of Oz by L. Frank Baum( Book )

36 editions published between 1917 and 2013 in English and Esperanto and held by 1,537 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 )

29 editions published between 1915 and 2013 in English and Esperanto and held by 1,524 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 )

37 editions published between 1918 and 2013 in English and Esperanto and held by 1,498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dorothy tries to rescue the Tin Woodman and the 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 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dorothy travels with Princess Ozma to an obscure corner of the Land of Oz in order to prevent a war between the Skeezers and the Flatheads. The leaders of the two tribes are determined, and Dorothy and Ozma find themselves imprisoned on the Skeezers' glass-covered island, which has been magically submerged to the bottom of its lake. They summon Glinda, the most powerful sorceress of Oz who, with help from several magicians and magical assistants, must find a way to raise the island and liberate its trapped inhabitants
Rinkitink in Oz by L. Frank Baum( Book )

32 editions published between 1916 and 2015 in English and Esperanto and held by 1,374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When all the inhabitants of Pingaree are kidnapped by the mongrel hordes of twin island kingdoms, Prince Inga and his friend King Rinkitink decide to go to the rescue
Little Wizard stories of Oz by L. Frank Baum( Book )

11 editions published between 1914 and 2011 in English and held by 1,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six tales present further the adventures of Dorothy and Toto, Ozma, Tiktok, Jack Pumpkinhead, the Tin Woodman, and other characters from the land of Oz
Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz by L. Frank Baum( Book )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 852 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
Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz by L. Frank Baum( Book )

12 editions published between 1908 and 2011 in English and held by 689 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
Dorothy and the wizard in Oz : a faithful record of their amazing adventures in an underground world, and how with the aid of their friends Zeb Hugson, Eureka the Kitten, and Jim the Cab-Horse, they finally reached the wonderful land of Oz by L. Frank Baum( Book )

20 editions published between 1908 and 2009 in English and held by 684 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
Sky Island, being the further exciting adventures of Trot and Cap'n Bill after their visit to the Sea Fairies by L. Frank Baum( Book )

24 editions published between 1911 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 567 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
The royal book of Oz : in which the Scarecrow goes to search for his family tree and discovers that he is the long lost Emperor of the Silver Island, and how he was rescued and brought back to Oz by Dorothy and the Cowardly Lion by Ruth Plumly Thompson( Book )

13 editions published between 1921 and 2001 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Scarecrow discovers he is the Emperor of Silver Island after hunting for his ancestors. But Dorothy and her friends must rescue him before he undergoes a terrible enchantment
Kabumpo in Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson( Book )

5 editions published between 1922 and 1998 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kabumpo is an elegant elephant with a heart of gold who travels to new countries in the land of Oz and meets such new friends as Prince Pompa, and Peg Amy, a wooden doll
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 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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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 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

Languages
English (650)

Esperanto (13)

Swedish (8)

Italian (3)

Thai (3)

French (1)

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Ozma of Oz : a record of her adventures with Dorothy Gale of Kansas, the Yellow Hen, the Scarecrow, the Tin Woodman, Tiktok, the Cowardly Lion and the Hungry Tiger, besides other good people too numerous to mention faithfully recorded hereinThe emerald city of OzThe road to OzThe patchwork girl of OzThe magic of Oz : a faithful record of the remarkable adventures of Dorothy and Trot and the Wizard of Oz, together with the Cowardly Lion, the Hungry Tiger, and Cap'n Bill, in their successful search for a magical and beautiful birthday present for Princess Ozma of OzTik-Tok of OzThe lost princess of OzThe scarecrow of Oz