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‘The Wonderful Wizard of Oz’ turns 120

Accepted submission by Anonymous Coward at 2020-05-17 09:28:49
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Playwright, chicken farmer and children’s book author L. Frank Baum published “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz” 120 years ago Sunday. The book would sell out its first run of 10,000 copies in eight months and go on to sell a total of 3 million copies before it [ascended] into the public domain in 1956.

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