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The Resource The twenty-one balloons, by William Pene Du Bois

The twenty-one balloons, by William Pene Du Bois

Label
The twenty-one balloons
Title
The twenty-one balloons
Statement of responsibility
by William Pene Du Bois
Title variation
21 balloons
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Additional physical form
  • Issued also as Recorded Books Unabridged Fiction on compact disc.
  • Issued also on cassette.
Cataloging source
RECBX
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1916-1993
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Pène du Bois, William
Dewey number
[Fic]
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Intended audience
Ages 10 and up
LC call number
PZ7.D8527
LC item number
Tw 1997e
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Narrated by John McDonough
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McDonough, John
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  • Balloons
  • Voyages and travels
  • Krakatoa (Indonesia)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The twenty-one balloons, by William Pene Du Bois
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • In container (23 cm.)
  • "Unabridged Fiction"--Container
  • "With tracks every 3 minutes for easy book marking"--Container
  • Compact disc
Accompanying material
1 book.
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
978688
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
4 audio discs (4 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781402549243
Isbn Type
(kit)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • 3A139
  • C2087
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 978688
  • (OCoLC)60490408
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The twenty-one balloons, by William Pene Du Bois
Publication
Note
  • In container (23 cm.)
  • "Unabridged Fiction"--Container
  • "With tracks every 3 minutes for easy book marking"--Container
  • Compact disc
Accompanying material
1 book.
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
978688
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
4 audio discs (4 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781402549243
Isbn Type
(kit)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • 3A139
  • C2087
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 978688
  • (OCoLC)60490408
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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