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Mary Poppins in the Park by P L Travers – first edition

£185.00

First edition

Published by Peter Davies, London 1952

Mary Poppins in the Park by P L Travers

A good copy of this classic children’s novel with dust jacket. Thirty seven charming black and white illustrations throughout the text. The drawings are by Mary Shepard, the daughter of E. H. Shepard who illustrated the Winnie the Pooh books.

Brown cloth boards with imprint of Mary Poppins on the cover. Light sunning to the cover in some places. Yellow text lettering on the spine. Bright yellow illustrated end papers. The frontispiece and illustration on page 104 has been lightly coloured in with pink crayon. Noticeable foxing and browning of the page edges. The illustrated dust jacket has been price clipped. The yellow spine colour is darkened. Spotting and tanning over the cover. Mild wear to the spine edges and folds. 8vo 212 printed pages.


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