Cover of: Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH | Robert C. O'Brien ; illustrated by Zena Bernstein.


  • Illustrator
    Zena Bernstein

Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH

1st Aladdin ed.

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Published by Aladdin Books in New York .
Written in English.

About the Book

Having no one to help her with her problems, a widowed mouse visits the rats whose former imprisonment in a laboratory made them wise and long lived.

First Sentence

the tunnel led gently, downward, and after the first dozen steps they were in darkness.


Dewey Decimal Class [Fic]
Library of Congress PZ7.O135 Mr 1986

The Physical Object

Format Portrait
Pagination 233 p.
Number of pages 233

ID Numbers

Open Library OL2728386M
Internet Archive mrsfrisbyratsofn00obri
ISBN 10 0689710682
LC Control Number 86022324
Library Thing 38389
Goodreads 233817

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October 3, 2017 Edited by Cherissa Barrus Update covers
April 21, 2016 Edited by arialvetica proper capitalization for title, added illustrator, removed inaccurate subtitle
September 14, 2012 Edited by VacuumBot Updated format 'portrait' to 'Portrait'; cleaned up pagination; Removed author from Edition (author found in Work)
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April 1, 2008 Created by an anonymous user Initial record created, from Scriblio MARC record.