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A Christmas for Shacktown, by Carl Barks

Label
A Christmas for Shacktown
Title
A Christmas for Shacktown
Statement of responsibility
by Carl Barks
Title variation
  • Walt Disney's Donald Duck
  • Donald Duck : a Christmas for Shacktown
Title variation remainder
"A Christmas for Shacktown"
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Huey, Dewey, and Louie resolve to brighten Christmas for the suffering children of Shacktown with help from Uncle Scrooge--but Scrooge has just suffered his own tragedy: he's lost all his money, every dime!"--P. [4] of cover
  • In this collection of stories, originally published during the 1950s, follow the epic adventures of Donald Duck and his nephews, Huey, Louie, and Dewey. From finding Christmas joy for the less fortunate, to discovering a treasure in the steaming jungles of British Guiana, Barks displayed an inventive and amusing genius and created now-iconic situations for his characters
Member of
Summary
In this collection of stories, originally published during the 1950s, follow the epic adventures of Donald Duck and his nephews, Huey, Louie, and Dewey. There's a unicorn out there, and Uncle Scrooge wants it! Donald and the boys embark on a perilous quest ... but if you catch a unicorn, what, exactly, do you do with it?
Pace
Tone
Illustration
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10391877
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
741.56973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6728.D6
LC item number
B36 2012
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Walt Disney's Donald Duck
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
"Trail of the unicorn"
Label
A Christmas for Shacktown, by Carl Barks
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
A Christmas for Shacktown -- The big bin on Killmotor Hill -- Gladstone's usual good year -- The screaming cowboy -- Statuesque spendthrifts -- Rocket Wing saves the day -- Gladstone's terrible secret -- The think box bollix -- Full-service windows -- Rigged-up roller -- The golden helmet -- Awash in success -- Stable prices -- Houseboat holiday -- Gemstone hunters -- The gilded man -- Armored rescue -- Crafty corner -- Spending money -- Teeing off -- Christmas kiss -- Projecting desires -- Story notes -- Carl Barks: life among the ducks / by Donald Ault -- Biographies -- Where did these stories first appear?
Control code
ocn783161387
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
234 p.
Isbn
9781606995747
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
chiefly col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)783161387
Label
A Christmas for Shacktown, by Carl Barks
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
A Christmas for Shacktown -- The big bin on Killmotor Hill -- Gladstone's usual good year -- The screaming cowboy -- Statuesque spendthrifts -- Rocket Wing saves the day -- Gladstone's terrible secret -- The think box bollix -- Full-service windows -- Rigged-up roller -- The golden helmet -- Awash in success -- Stable prices -- Houseboat holiday -- Gemstone hunters -- The gilded man -- Armored rescue -- Crafty corner -- Spending money -- Teeing off -- Christmas kiss -- Projecting desires -- Story notes -- Carl Barks: life among the ducks / by Donald Ault -- Biographies -- Where did these stories first appear?
Control code
ocn783161387
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
234 p.
Isbn
9781606995747
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
chiefly col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)783161387

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