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The Resource The phantom tollbooth, Norton Juster ; illustrations by Jules Feiffer

The phantom tollbooth, Norton Juster ; illustrations by Jules Feiffer

Label
The phantom tollbooth
Title
The phantom tollbooth
Statement of responsibility
Norton Juster ; illustrations by Jules Feiffer
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Milo, a young boy with little interest in anything, takes a trip through the Phantom Tollbooth to the Lands Beyond where he meets an enchanting cast of characters that teaches him the importance of words, numbers, ideas, creativity, and enthusiasm for life
Summary
A bored young boy, Milo, drives his small electric car through a toy tollbooth and finds himself in the Land Beyond. A journey through a land where Milo learns the importance of words and numbers provides a cure for his boredom
Theme
Storyline
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
092454
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1929-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Juster, Norton
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.J9865
LC item number
Ph 2011
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1000
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Feiffer, Jules
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Puns and punning
  • Imagination
  • Bordom
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The phantom tollbooth, Norton Juster ; illustrations by Jules Feiffer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Epstein & Carroll, 1961
  • Map on lining pages
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
19525064
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
50th anniversary ed.
Extent
xv, 279 pages
Isbn
9780375869037
Lccn
2011029007
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(DLC)ocn701017661
Label
The phantom tollbooth, Norton Juster ; illustrations by Jules Feiffer
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Epstein & Carroll, 1961
  • Map on lining pages
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
19525064
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
50th anniversary ed.
Extent
xv, 279 pages
Isbn
9780375869037
Lccn
2011029007
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(DLC)ocn701017661

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