WorldCat Identities

Thompson, Ruth Plumly 1893-1976

Overview
Works: 53 works in 201 publications in 2 languages and 3,931 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Fantasy fiction  Action and adventure fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor, Originator
Classifications: PZ8.T372, FIC
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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 )

25 editions published between 1921 and 2017 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Scarecrow discovers he is 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 )

10 editions published between 1922 and 1998 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kabumpo is an elegant elephant with a heart of gold who travels to new countries in the land of Oz and meets such new friends as Prince Pompa, and Peg Amy, a wooden doll
The Cowardly Lion of Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson( Book )

9 editions published between 1923 and 2003 in English and Russian and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cowardly lion's story about the people who were hunting him
Jack Pumpkinhead of Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson( Book )

10 editions published between 1928 and 1985 in English and held by 210 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 hungry tiger of Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson( Book )

4 editions published between 1926 and 1985 in English and held by 209 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
The giant horse of Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson( Book )

5 editions published between 1928 and 1985 in English and held by 203 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
The lost king of Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson( Book )

5 editions published between 1925 and 1985 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Snip, the little button boy, and Pajuka, the great white goose, set out from the Kingdom of Kimbaloo to find the lost king, who is the father of Ozma and who has been transformed by the wicked witch Mombi. Along the way they meet Princess Dorothy, the elephant Kabumpo, the Scarecrow and the Wizard of Oz, who all join in the attempt to find the lost king
Pirates in Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson( Book )

8 editions published between 1931 and 1986 in English and held by 169 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 gnome king of Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson( Book )

9 editions published between 1927 and 1985 in English and held by 168 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
The yellow knight of Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson( Book )

9 editions published between 1930 and 1986 in English and held by 167 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 wishing horse of Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson( Book )

9 editions published between 1935 and 2016 in English and held by 165 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 165 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
Speedy in Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson( Book )

8 editions published between 1934 and 1992 in English and held by 161 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
Captain Salt in Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson( Book )

7 editions published between 1936 and 1996 in English and held by 149 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 )

7 editions published between 1933 and 1986 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ojo the Munchkin is kidnapped twice but does meet Snufferbux and Realbad
Ozoplaning with the Wizard of Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson( Book )

6 editions published between 1939 and 2007 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Wizard, Dorothy, the Cowardly Lion, and Scarecrow go exploring in the Wizard's new invention, the Ozoplane
Handy Mandy in Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson( Book )

5 editions published between 1937 and 1996 in English and held by 131 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
The silver princess in Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson( Book )

9 editions published between 1938 and 2012 in English and Russian and held by 121 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
Grampa in Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson( Book )

5 editions published between 1924 and 1951 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of an old soldier called Grampa, the young Prince Tatters of Ragbad, a lost princess and an iron weathercock named Bill
Grampa in Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 96 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
 
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The Cowardly Lion of Oz
Alternative Names
Plumly Thompson, Ruth

Plumly Thompson, Ruth 1893-1976

Ruth Plumly Thompson Amerikaans schrijfster (1891-1976)

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Ruth Plumly Thompson amerikansk skribent

Ruth Plumly Thompson écrivaine américaine

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Ruth Plumly Thompson US-amerikanische Kinderbuchautorin

Ruth Plumly Thompson yhdysvaltalainen kirjailija

Thompson, Ruth P.

Томпсон, Рут Пламли

ルース・プラムリー・トンプソン

Languages
English (166)

Russian (2)

Covers
Kabumpo in OzThe Cowardly Lion of OzJack Pumpkinhead of OzThe hungry tiger of OzThe giant horse of OzThe lost king of OzPirates in OzThe gnome king of Oz