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The Resource The fool of the world and the flying ship : a Russian tale, retold by Arthur Ransome ; pictures by Uri Shulevitz

The fool of the world and the flying ship : a Russian tale, retold by Arthur Ransome ; pictures by Uri Shulevitz

Label
The fool of the world and the flying ship : a Russian tale
Title
The fool of the world and the flying ship
Title remainder
a Russian tale
Statement of responsibility
retold by Arthur Ransome ; pictures by Uri Shulevitz
Title variation
Fool of the world & the flying ship
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When the Czar proclaims that he will marry his daughter to the man who brings him a flying ship, the Fool of the World sets out to try his luck and meets some unusual companions on the way
Member of
Awards note
  • Caldecott Medal, 1969.
  • Children's notable lists, 1969.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1884-1967
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ransome, Arthur
Dewey number
398.21
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
810
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
LG
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
4.7
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1935-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Shulevitz, Uri
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Caldecott Medal
  • Folklore
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The fool of the world and the flying ship : a Russian tale, retold by Arthur Ransome ; pictures by Uri Shulevitz
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in 1916 as part of [the author's] Old Peter's Russian tales."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm00305915
Dimensions
24 x 27 cm
Extent
48 unnumbered pages
Lccn
68054105
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
398.2 R174 ; XX-JN/WN-JNA ; [CW-WN] ; CW.
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o00305915
  • (Sirsi) o00305915
Label
The fool of the world and the flying ship : a Russian tale, retold by Arthur Ransome ; pictures by Uri Shulevitz
Publication
Note
"Originally published in 1916 as part of [the author's] Old Peter's Russian tales."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm00305915
Dimensions
24 x 27 cm
Extent
48 unnumbered pages
Lccn
68054105
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
398.2 R174 ; XX-JN/WN-JNA ; [CW-WN] ; CW.
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o00305915
  • (Sirsi) o00305915

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