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The Resource Bed-knob and broomstick, Mary Norton ; illustrated by Erik Blegvad

Bed-knob and broomstick, Mary Norton ; illustrated by Erik Blegvad

Label
Bed-knob and broomstick
Title
Bed-knob and broomstick
Statement of responsibility
Mary Norton ; illustrated by Erik Blegvad
Title variation
Bedknobs and broomsticks
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With the powers they acquire from a spinster who is studying to be a witch, three English children have a series of exciting and perilous adventures traveling on a flying bed that takes them to a London police station, a tropical island, and back in time to the seventeenth century
Summary
With the powers they acquire from Miss Price, the stern old housemaid who is studying to be a witch, three children go on a number of exciting and gruesome trips
Storyline
Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
096243
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1903-1992
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Norton, Mary
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • For ages 8 and up
  • 750
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • MG
  • 3-5
LC call number
PZ7.N8248
LC item number
Bb 2000
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
750
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Reading level
  • 4.8
  • 5.4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Blegvad, Erik
  • Norton, Mary
  • Norton, Mary
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Witches
  • Magic
  • Space and time
  • England
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Bed-knob and broomstick, Mary Norton ; illustrated by Erik Blegvad
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Harcourt, Brace & World, 1957
  • "A combined edition of 'The magic bed-knob' and 'Bonfires and broomsticks.'"
  • "An Odyssey/Harcourt young classic."
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
43115176
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
First Odyssey Classics edition.
Extent
227 pages
Isbn
9780152024505
Lccn
99089153
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Bed-knob and broomstick, Mary Norton ; illustrated by Erik Blegvad
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Harcourt, Brace & World, 1957
  • "A combined edition of 'The magic bed-knob' and 'Bonfires and broomsticks.'"
  • "An Odyssey/Harcourt young classic."
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
43115176
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
First Odyssey Classics edition.
Extent
227 pages
Isbn
9780152024505
Lccn
99089153
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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