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The Resource Boy : tales of childhood, Roald Dahl ; additional illustrations, Quentin Blake

Boy : tales of childhood, Roald Dahl ; additional illustrations, Quentin Blake

Label
Boy : tales of childhood
Title
Boy
Title remainder
tales of childhood
Statement of responsibility
Roald Dahl ; additional illustrations, Quentin Blake
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dahl presents humorous and sometimes painful anecdotes from his own childhood, including summer vacations in Norway and his years at English boarding schools
Cataloging source
OVY
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Dahl, Roald
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6054.A35
LC item number
Z46 2009
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Blake, Quentin
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  • Dahl, Roald
  • Dahl, Roald
  • Authors, English
  • Great Britain
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Boy : tales of childhood, Roald Dahl ; additional illustrations, Quentin Blake
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Reprint. Originally published : Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1984
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Starting-point. -- Papa and Mama -- Kindergarten, 1922-3 -- Llandaff Cathedral School, 1923-5 (age 7-9). -- The bicycle and the sweet-shop -- The great mouse plot -- Mr. Coombes -- Mrs. Pratchett's revenge -- Going to Norway -- The magic Island -- A visit to the doctor -- St. Peter's, 1925-9 (age 9-13). -- First day -- Writing home -- The matron -- Homesickness -- A drive in the motor-car -- Captain Hardcastle -- Little Ellis and the boil -- Goat's tobacco -- Repton and Shell, 1929-36 (age 13-20). -- Getting dressed for the big school -- Boazers -- The headmaster -- Chocolates -- Corkers -- Fagging -- Games and photography -- Goodbye school
Control code
ocn862154929
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
176 pages
Isbn
9780142413814
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1637959
  • (OCoLC)862154929
Label
Boy : tales of childhood, Roald Dahl ; additional illustrations, Quentin Blake
Publication
Copyright
Note
Reprint. Originally published : Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1984
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Starting-point. -- Papa and Mama -- Kindergarten, 1922-3 -- Llandaff Cathedral School, 1923-5 (age 7-9). -- The bicycle and the sweet-shop -- The great mouse plot -- Mr. Coombes -- Mrs. Pratchett's revenge -- Going to Norway -- The magic Island -- A visit to the doctor -- St. Peter's, 1925-9 (age 9-13). -- First day -- Writing home -- The matron -- Homesickness -- A drive in the motor-car -- Captain Hardcastle -- Little Ellis and the boil -- Goat's tobacco -- Repton and Shell, 1929-36 (age 13-20). -- Getting dressed for the big school -- Boazers -- The headmaster -- Chocolates -- Corkers -- Fagging -- Games and photography -- Goodbye school
Control code
ocn862154929
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
176 pages
Isbn
9780142413814
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1637959
  • (OCoLC)862154929

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