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The twenty-one balloons, written and illustrated by William Pene Du Bois

Label
The twenty-one balloons
Title
The twenty-one balloons
Statement of responsibility
written and illustrated by William Pene Du Bois
Title variation
21 balloons
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Relates the incredible adventures of Professor William Waterman Sherman who in 1883 sets off in a balloon across the Pacific, survives the volcanic eruption of Krakatoa, and is eventually picked up in the Atlantic
Related
Summary
Tells of the adventures of William Sherman, who flys a balloon across the Pacific, survives the volcanic eruption of Krakatoa, and is eventually picked up in the Atlantic
Award
Newberry Medal, 1948.
Awards note
Newbery Medal, 1948.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
089034
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1916-1993
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Du Bois, William Páene
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1070
Intended audience source
Lexile
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Puffin Newbery library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Balloons
  • Voyages and travels
  • Krakatoa (Indonesia)
  • Balloons
  • Voyages and travels
  • Krakatoa (Indonesia)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The twenty-one balloons, written and illustrated by William Pene Du Bois
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: New York : Viking Press, 1947
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
179 p.
Isbn
9780140320978
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
86042513
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)13092893
Label
The twenty-one balloons, written and illustrated by William Pene Du Bois
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: New York : Viking Press, 1947
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
179 p.
Isbn
9780140320978
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
86042513
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)13092893

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