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

Authors: Pène du Bois, William, 1916-1993.
Call number: jFIC DUB
Publisher: New York : Puffin Books, 1986, c1947.
Publication date: 1986, c1947.
Subject: Children's literature -- Juvenile fiction.
Balloons -- Juvenile fiction.
Voyages and travels -- Juvenile fiction.
Krakatoa (Indonesia) -- Eruption, 1883 -- Juvenile fiction.
Title: The twenty-one balloons / written and illustrated by William Pene Du Bois.
Additional title: 21 balloons
Physical description: 179 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
Notes: Editions added to this record: Viking (1947), 179 pages ; Scholastic (1975), 179 pages ; Dell (1947) 179 pages.
Reprint. Originally published: New York : Viking Press, 1947.
Summary note: 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.
Awards note: Newbery Medal winner, 1948.
Local subject: Indianapolis Room Collection (IMCPL).
ISBN: 0140320970
0140303588 (pbk.)
0670734411 (Viking)
0590569252 (Scholastic)
LCCN: 86042513 /AC
Url for this record: http://sherloc.imcpl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|208515
Bib No.: 208515

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