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Mary Poppins Comes Back by  Mary (Illustrator)  P. L.; Shepard - First Thus  - 1963 - from Gargoyle Books (SKU: 018587)

Mary Poppins Comes Back

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Mary Poppins Comes Back

by Travers, P. L.; Shepard, Mary (Illustrator)

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New York, New York: Harcourt Brace & World, Inc, 1963. First Thus . Hardcover. Good-/Very Good. Shepard, Mary. Second book in the exciting children's series about the lovable & magical nanny to the Banks family of Cherry-Tree Lane. Orig. published in 1935, this is the First Edition on this 1963 reprint, republished to coincide with the opening of the new Disney movie starring Julie Andrews & Dick Van Dyke. Blurb about that movie on front DJ cover; otherwise, identical to the original, in 268 pages, with illustrations throughout & decorative endpapers by Mary Shepard. Hardcover book has gray cloth-covered boards with embossed design & lettering in black to front cover & spine. Because it is an Ex-Lib copy, with usual stamps & markings, remains of torn-out card pocket in front, condition is downgraded to Fair: generally clean, but many small spots & stains, especially to outside page edges, from previous readers. Binding shaky, front hinge cracking. straight & strong, pages off-white. Cloth at both ends of spine is fraying & corners are bumped. NO writing/underlining/highlighting. Because it was protected under library mylar, the DJ is VG+: bright & colorful with extremely mild edgewear. Old mylar removed & replaced with new--looks lovely! Please see our photos--they show the Exact book you will receive, never "stock" images! Description & photos copyright 2021 by Gargoyle Books. Same Day Shipping on all orders received by 2 pm Weekdays (Pacific time); Weekends & holidays ship very next business day

Synopsis

Pulled down from the clouds at the end of a kite string, Mary Poppins is back. In Mary’s care, the Banks children meet the King of the Castle and the Dirty Rascal, visit the upside-down world of Mr. Turvy and his bride, Miss Topsy, and spend a breathless afternoon above the park, dangling from a clutch of balloons.

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Seller
Gargoyle Books US (US)
Seller’s Inventory #
018587
Title
Mary Poppins Comes Back
Author
Travers, P. L.; Shepard, Mary (Illustrator)
Illustrator
Shepard, Mary
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good-
Jacket condition
Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Thus
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Harcourt Brace & World, Inc
Place of Publication
New York, New York
Date Published
1963
Keywords
Mary Poppins children kids fantasy nanny nannies England British Disney movies films
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Film/Television;

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