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The Resource By the great horn spoon!, by Sid Fleischman ; illustrated by Eric von Schmidt

By the great horn spoon!, by Sid Fleischman ; illustrated by Eric von Schmidt

Label
By the great horn spoon!
Title
By the great horn spoon!
Statement of responsibility
by Sid Fleischman ; illustrated by Eric von Schmidt
Title variation
Adventures of Bullwhip Griffin
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this rollicking adventure set during the California Gold Rush, Jack's aunt is forced to sell her beloved mansion to meet her debts. She is still unable to raise enough money to pay her creditors, and twelve-year-old Jack goes to California in search of gold to help her. Joined by his trusty butler, Praiseworthy, Jack finds adventure and trouble at every turn
Member of
Summary
Jack Flagg, a 12 year-old boy, and Praiseworthy, a butler, stow away on a ship bound for California to search for gold during the Gold Rush. Many adventures follow
Storyline
Pace
Writing style
Award
Spur Award for Juvenile Fiction, 1963.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
089669
Cataloging source
XCX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1920-2010
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fleischman, Sid
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
730
Intended audience source
Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
730
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Von Schmidt, Eric
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
California Gold Rush novels
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • California
  • Gold mines and mining
Target audience
juvenile
Label
By the great horn spoon!, by Sid Fleischman ; illustrated by Eric von Schmidt
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Republished in 1988."
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
47291
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
193 pages
Isbn
9780833513489
Lccn
63013459
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm22652549
Label
By the great horn spoon!, by Sid Fleischman ; illustrated by Eric von Schmidt
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Republished in 1988."
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
47291
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
193 pages
Isbn
9780833513489
Lccn
63013459
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm22652549

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