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A Bear Called Paddington (Collins Modern Classics)

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A Bear Called Paddington (Collins Modern Classics)

by Bond, Michael

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  • very good
  • paperback
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ISBN 10
0007112343
ISBN 13
9780007112340
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Paperback. Very Good.

Synopsis

A lonely toy bear on an otherwise empty shop shelf on Christmas Eve in 1956 first captured the attention of Michael Bond. Enamored, the BBC employee brought the stuffed bear home to his wife. They named the bear Paddington after the station near their home in London, and thus inspired, Bond began to write a few cute stories about the bear's adventures starting with A Bear Called Paddington in October 1958. The friendly bear with his old hat, battered suitcase, duffel coat and love of marmalade—has become a classic character from British children's literature and has become popular with American audiences as well. Learn more in our book collecting guide article, " Michael Bond - The Man Behind Paddington Bear. "

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Bookseller
World of Books Ltd GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
GOR006338764
Title
A Bear Called Paddington (Collins Modern Classics)
Author
Bond, Michael
Format/binding
Paperback
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Quantity available
4
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
0007112343
ISBN 13
9780007112340
Publisher
Collins
Place of Publication
London, United Kingdom
This edition first published
April 2, 2001

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