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A Bear Called Paddington (Paddington Bear) by  Michael Bond - Hardcover - from Wonder Book (SKU: W01L-00059)

A Bear Called Paddington (Paddington Bear)

A Bear Called Paddington (Paddington Bear) by  Michael Bond - Hardcover - from Wonder Book (SKU: W01L-00059)
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A Bear Called Paddington (Paddington Bear)

by Bond, Michael

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Condition
Used - Good
ISBN 10
0395929512
ISBN 13
9780395929513
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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. Used - Good. Good condition. Good dust jacket. A copy that has been read but remains intact. May contain markings such as bookplates, stamps, limited notes and highlighting, or a few light stains.

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. "

Read more: Identifying first editions of A Bear Called Paddington (Paddington Bear)

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book dealer
Wonder Book US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
W01L-00059
Title
A Bear Called Paddington (Paddington Bear)
Author
Bond, Michael
Book condition
Used - Good
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0395929512
ISBN 13
9780395929513
Publisher
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Place of Publication
Boston
This edition first published
October 26, 1998

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About Wonder Book

With 3 stores less than 1 hour outside the DC/Metropolitan area (1 in Gaithersburg, 1 in Frederick and 1 in Hagerstown, MD), we have the largest selection of books in the tri-state area. Wonder Book and Video has been in business since 1980 and online since 1997. We have over 1 Million books for sale on our website and another 1 Million books for sale in our 3 locations. We have a very active online inventory and as such, we can receive multiple orders for the same item. We fill those orders on a first come first serve basis, but will refund promptly any items that are out of stock. Since 1980 it has always been about the books. ALL kinds of books from 95 cent children\'s paperbacks to five figure rare and collectibles. A merging of the old and new is where we started, and it is where we are today. Our retail stores have always been places where a reader can rush in looking for a title needed for a term paper that is due the next day, or where bibliophiles can get lost \"in the stacks\" for as long as they wish. In 2002 USAToday recognized us as \"1 of 10 Great Old Bookstores\", and we have been featured in numerous other newspaper and TV stories including Washington Post and CSpan.

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