By L. Frank Baum
*This booklet is annotated (it includes a unique biography of the author). *This booklet has been checked and corrected for spelling error. Queen Zixi of Ix, or the tale of the Magic Cloak is a kid's e-book written by way of L. Frank Baum and illustrated via Frederick Richardson. It used to be initially serialized within the early 20th-century American kid's journal St. Nicholas from November 1904 to October 1905, and was once released in publication shape later in 1905 via The Century corporation. The occasions of the publication exchange among Noland and Ix, neighboring areas to the Land of oz., and Baum himself commented this was once the simplest booklet he had written. In a letter to his eldest son, Frank Joslyn Baum, he stated it used to be "nearer to the 'old-fashioned' fairy story than whatever i've got but accomplished," and in lots of respects, it adheres extra heavily to the fairy story constitution than the ounces books. even though ounces continues to be the extra well known zone, many readers have held that Queen Zixi of Ix is a greater ebook than the glorious Wizard of ounces.
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