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Thompson, Ruth Plumly 1893-1976

Overview
Works: 55 works in 172 publications in 1 language and 3,975 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Editor, Originator
Classifications: PZ8.T372, [FIC]
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Most widely held works about Ruth Plumly Thompson
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Most widely held works by Ruth Plumly Thompson
The royal book of Oz : in which the Scarecrow goes to search for his family tree and discovers that he is the long lost Emperor of the Silver Island, and how he was rescued and brought back to Oz by Dorothy and the Cowardly Lion by Ruth Plumly Thompson ( Book )
18 editions published between 1921 and 2011 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Scarecrow discovers he in the Emperor of Silver Island after hunting for his ancestors. But Dorothy and her friends must rescue him before he undergoes a terrible enchantment
Kabumpo in Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson ( Book )
9 editions published between 1922 and 1998 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kabumpo is an elegant elephant and an important personage in the Kingdom of Pumperdink. When the kingdom is threatened with disappearance unless Prince Pompadore weds the proper fairy princess, Kabumpo and the prince set out on a series of adventures until they reach the Emerald City of Oz
The cowardly lion of Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson ( Book )
8 editions published between 1923 and 1985 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this wild adventure tale, a clown and a boy from the United States are forced to hunt the Cowardly Lion, who has left the Emerald City on a quest to prove his courage. But when the three finally meet up, they become friends, much to the displeasure of the evil Mustafa of Mudge, who wants the Cowardly Lion for his private zoo
The hungry tiger of Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson ( Book )
4 editions published between 1926 and 1985 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hungry Tiger is whisked away to the Kingdom of Rash in an attempt to satisfy his appetite. Little Betsy Bobbin and the Vegetable Man join him and young Prince Reddy in a search for the three magic Rash Rubies
Jack Pumpkinhead of Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson ( Book )
9 editions published between 1928 and 1985 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Philadelphia lad returns to Oz and joins forces with Jack Pumpkinhead to rescue Ozma and the Emerald City from conquest
The giant horse of Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson ( Book )
4 editions published between 1928 and 1985 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trot from California and Benny, a living stone statue from Boston, join a giant horse in Ozian adventures involving a monster sea serpent
Grampa in Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson ( Book )
8 editions published between 1924 and 1985 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Grampa, an old soldier, and Prince Tatters search for the head of the Prince's father, King Fumbo, who lost it in a storm
The lost king of Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson ( Book )
5 editions published between 1925 and 1985 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mombi, an evil witch, searches for the lost king of Oz in hopes of forcing Ozma to give up her throne
Pirates in Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson ( Book )
6 editions published between 1931 and 1986 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Gnome King attempts to capture the Emerald City and regain his magic belt. It is up to Peter to save Oz with the help of a flying poetical pig
The yellow knight of Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson ( Book )
8 editions published between 1930 and 1986 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sir Hokus of Pokes sets off on a quest and uncovers one of the greatest feats of enchantment in the history of Oz
The gnome king of Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson ( Book )
8 editions published between 1927 and 1985 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Unsuspectingly, Peter, a boy from Philadelphia, assists the wicked Gnome King in escaping from the island where he has been banished and who is now determined to reclaim his former kingdom and ravage Oz
Speedy in Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson ( Book )
7 editions published between 1934 and 1992 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Speedy must save the Princess of Unbrella Island from both the demands of Loxo the giant and the warring countries of Roaraway and Norroway
The wishing horse of Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson ( Book )
5 editions published between 1935 and 1990 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dorothy and a flying pig attempt to rescue Oz from a fat old king who has taken control
The Purple Prince of Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson ( Book )
6 editions published between 1932 and 1986 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Prince Randy of Regalia must pass seven magical tests and save the Kingdom of Pumperdink in order to prove himself a royal
Captain Salt in Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson ( Book )
6 editions published between 1936 and 1996 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From fire people who live in active volcanoes to an extremely polite, talking hippopotamus, Captain Salt and his crew meet an amazing assortment of people, but their carefree adventuring suddenly gains new purpose when they free young King Tandy of Ozamaland and set out to restore him to that long-sought, but never found land where birds creep and reptiles fly
Ojo in Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson ( Book )
5 editions published between 1933 and 1986 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ojo the Munchkin is kidnapped twice but does meet Snufferbux and Realbad
Handy Mandy in Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson ( Book )
5 editions published between 1937 and 1996 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Handy Mandy, the Goat Girl of Mern, is always ready to lend a helping hand with her seven arms and hands. With a ready wit and good humor, she's always ready for whatever challenge she meets
Ozoplaning with the Wizard of Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson ( Book )
5 editions published between 1939 and 2007 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Wizard, Dorothy, the Cowardly Lion, and Scarecrow go exploring in the Wizard's new invention, the Ozoplane
The silver princess in Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson ( Book )
4 editions published between 1938 and 1996 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduces the first person to visit Oz from an altogether different world, Princess Planetty of Anuther Planet and Thun her Thundercolt
Yankee in Oz. Founded on and continuing the famous Oz stories by L. Frank Baum by Ruth Plumly Thompson ( Book )
3 editions published between 1972 and 2006 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts the adventures of Tompy, a young Pennsylvania boy, and his dog Yankee in the Land of Oz
 
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Alternative Names
Plumly Thompson, Ruth, 1893-1976
Thompson, Ruth P.
Languages
English (142)
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