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Miss Rumphius  Cover Image Book Book

Miss Rumphius / story and pictures by Barbara Cooney.


As a child Great-aunt Alice Rumphius resolved that when she grew up she would go to faraway places, live by the sea in her old age, and do something to make the world more beautiful--and she does all those things, the last being the most difficult of all.

Record details

  • ISBN: 0670479586
  • ISBN: 9780670479580
  • Physical Description: 32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 22 x 27 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Viking Press, [1982]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Publisher, publishing date and paging may vary.
Target Audience Note:
680L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 3.8 0.5 5028.
Subject: Great-aunts > Juvenile fiction.
Grandfathers > Juvenile fiction.
Voyages and travels > Juvenile fiction.
Librarians > Juvenile fiction.

Available copies

  • 46 of 50 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at North Kansas City.


  • 2 current holds with 50 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
North Kansas City Public Library JE COO (Text) 0001012531486 JUV Easy New Available -

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