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The Resource Mr. Popper's penguins, by Richard and Florence Atwater ; illustrated by Robert Lawson

Mr. Popper's penguins, by Richard and Florence Atwater ; illustrated by Robert Lawson

Label
Mr. Popper's penguins
Title
Mr. Popper's penguins
Statement of responsibility
by Richard and Florence Atwater ; illustrated by Robert Lawson
Title variation
Mr. Poppers penguins
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Mr. Popper trains his band of penguins to star in a vaudeville tour
Summary
The unexpected delivery of a large crate containing an Antarctic penguin changes the life and fortunes of Mr. Popper, a house painter obsessed by dreams of the Polar regions
Tone
Awards note
  • Newbery Honor Book, 1939.
  • Young Reader's Choice Award, 1940.
  • Lewis Carroll Shelf Award, 1958.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
085509
Cataloging source
HCO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Atwater, Richard
Dewey number
Fic
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.A
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1892-1957
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Atwater, Florence
  • Lawson, Robert
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Humorous stories
  • Penguins
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Mr. Popper's penguins, by Richard and Florence Atwater ; illustrated by Robert Lawson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Reprint. Originally published: Boston : Little, Brown and Company, 1938
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • Troubles with a penguin
  • 6.
  • More troubles
  • 7.
  • Captain Cook builds a nest
  • In the barber shop
  • 10.
  • Shadows
  • 11.
  • 1.
  • Greta
  • 12.
  • More mouths to feed
  • 13.
  • Money worries
  • 14.
  • Mr. Greenbaum
  • Stillwater
  • 2. The
  • voice in the air
  • 3.
  • Out of the Antarctic
  • 4.
  • Captain Cook
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
138 pages
Isbn
9780316058438
Lccn
87033923
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 87033923
  • 203669
Label
Mr. Popper's penguins, by Richard and Florence Atwater ; illustrated by Robert Lawson
Publication
Copyright
Note
Reprint. Originally published: Boston : Little, Brown and Company, 1938
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • Troubles with a penguin
  • 6.
  • More troubles
  • 7.
  • Captain Cook builds a nest
  • In the barber shop
  • 10.
  • Shadows
  • 11.
  • 1.
  • Greta
  • 12.
  • More mouths to feed
  • 13.
  • Money worries
  • 14.
  • Mr. Greenbaum
  • Stillwater
  • 2. The
  • voice in the air
  • 3.
  • Out of the Antarctic
  • 4.
  • Captain Cook
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
138 pages
Isbn
9780316058438
Lccn
87033923
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 87033923
  • 203669

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