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The twenty-one balloons

Author: William Pène du Bois
Publisher: New York : The Viking Press, [1947] ©1947
Series: John Newbery Medal Book, 1948.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Fanciful adventures of Professor Sherman, who leaves on a vacation in a balloon, and lands on a volcanic island in the Pacific.
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Genre/Form: Humorous fiction
Tall tales
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Pène du Bois, William, 1916-1993.
Twenty-one balloons.
New York : Viking Press, 1947
(OCoLC)987974070
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Pène du Bois
ISBN: 0670734411 9780670734412 014240330X 9780142403303
OCLC Number: 224148
Notes: "First published ... April 1947."
Awards: Newbery Medal, 1948.
Target Audience: Grades 5-9.
Description: 179 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series Title: John Newbery Medal Book, 1948.
Other Titles: 21 balloons
Responsibility: written and illustrated by William Pène Du Bois.

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Fanciful adventures of Professor Sherman, who leaves on a vacation in a balloon, and lands on a volcanic island in the Pacific.

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