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By L. Frank Baum

For greater than a century, L. Frank Baum's nation of ounces and its pleasant denizens have enchanted readers of every age. during this illustrated sleek Library variation, the bestselling novelist and children's ebook author Gregory Maguire takes readers on a guided travel of oz., accumulating and introducing us to 3 of Baum's liked stories:

The fantastic Land of oz., the sequel to The Wizard of oz., is the adventure-packed story of a Gillikin boy named Tip who flees outdated Mombi the witch looking for the Emerald City.

Ozma of ounces, set generally within the unusual land of Ev, gains the smart and lovely new ruler of the Emerald urban, in addition to Dorothy of Kansas, the mechanical wonder Tik-Tok, and the scary Nome King.

The Emerald urban of oz. recounts Dorothy's journey to ounces together with her Aunt Em and Uncle Henry, and the Nome King's bad plot opposed to the dominion.

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Silani qui censet eos qui haec delere conati sunt morte esse multandos, alteram C. Caesaris qui mortis poenam removet, ceterorum suppliciorum omnis acerbitates amplectitur. Uterque et pro sua dignitate et pro rerum magnitudine in summa severitate versatur. Alter eos (qui nos omnis, qui populum Romanum vita privare conati sunt, qui delere imperium, qui populi Romani nomen exstinguere), punctum temporis frui vita et hoc communi spiritu non putat oportere atque hoc genus poenae saepe in improbos civis in hac re publica esse usurpatum recordatur.

5). , for the defense of the government). Many supporters had probably gathered outside the Temple of Jupiter Stator, where the Senate was meeting. locus: This was the 5 hic munitissimus Temple of Jupiter Stator (see Map 2). Cicero chose to convene the Senate here because it could easily be fortified; the Senate's usual meeting place was the Curia, or Senate House, situated on the northern edge of the Comitium (see Map 1). habendi senatus: genitive with locus; habendi is a gerundive modifying senatus (B339, G427).

Caesaris, quoniam hanc is in re publica viam quae popularis habetur secutus est, fortasse minus erunt hoc auctore et cognitore huiusce sententiae mihi populares impetus pertimescendi; sin illam alteram, nescio an amplius mihi negoti contrahatur. Sed tamen meorum periculorum rationes utilitas rei publicae vincat. Habemus enim a Caesare, sicut ipsius dignitas et maiorum eius amplitudo postulabat, sententiam tamquam obsidem perpetuae in rem publicam voluntatis. Intellectum est quid interesset inter levitatem contionatorum et animum vere popularem saluti populi consulentem.

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