The 21 Balloons

by Du Bois, William Pene

The Twenty-One Balloons is a novel by William Pène du Bois, published in 1947 and awarded the Newbery Medal for excellence in American children's literature in 1948. The story is about a retired schoolteacher whose ill-fated balloon trip leads him to discover an island full of great wealth and fantastic inventions. The events and ideas are based both on scientific fact and imagination, and the descriptions are accompanied by illustrations by du Bois.

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The 21 Balloons

The 21 Balloons

by William Pene du Bois

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1947
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New York: The Viking Press, 1947. Patterned Boards. Very Good +/Very Good +. William Pene du Bois. A handsome copy of the 1947 true 1st edition of this Newberry Award winner. Solid and VG+ (former owner bookplate at the front pastedown, very light foxing along the preliminaries and pastedowns) in a crisp, price-intact ($2.50), VG+ dustjacklet, with light… Read more about this item
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1949
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London: Robert Hale, 1949 Book. Illus. by William Pene du Bois. VG+/Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. The 21 Balloons 1949, 1st UK, ffep browned where d/w flap doesn't touch, otherwise VG+ in a VG+ price-clipped d/w, minor rubs, minor tears repaired invisitape on verso, scarce.
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by William Pene Du Bois

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New York: Viking. 1972. First Edition; Eleventh Printing. Hardcover. Very Good+ in a Very Good clipped dust jacket. Both front flap corners clipped, price remains. 1/2 inch open tear at top of both panels. .
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THE 21 BALLOONS, Viking, 1947, first edition, fine in vg+/near fine full color pictorial dust-wrapper with some slight wear and tear. Illustrated. Newberry winner.
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by WILLIAM PENE DU BOIS

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1947
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First Edition, First Printing. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket. A marvelous 1947 Newberry Award Winner. First state with only one date (April 1947) listed on the copyright page and no award medal on the cover. Previous owner's inscription on free endpaper in pencil. The dust jacket is beautiful with vibrant coloring and only slight edge wear and… Read more about this item
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1947
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1947
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by Du Bois, William Pene

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1949
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THE 21 BALLOONS, Robert Hale, 1949, first English edition, fine in bright vg+/near fine full color pictorial dust-wrapper save for some slight wear to the head of the spine. Illustrated. Newbery winner.
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1981
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1981
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by DU BOIS, William Pene

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New York: Yearling, 1971. Good. Fifth edition. Good. Browning, very creased and rubbed. Sticker on spine. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.
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The 21 Balloons

by William Pene Du Bois

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by du Bois, William Pene

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The 21 Balloons

by William Pene Du Bois

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1955
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by Du Bois, William Pene

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1981
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