L. Frank Baum's "illuminating" fairy tale, The Master Key: An Electrical Fairy Tale (1901) features illustrations by F.Y. Cory. Though you could never get away with this today, Baum's subtext: "Founded upon the mysteries of electricity and the optimism of its devotees. it was written for boys, but others may read it too."
This book is featured in our collection of Books for Young Readers.
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