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Author: Michael Bond; Peggy Fortnum
Publisher: London : Collins, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Bears like Paddington are very rare," says Mrs Bird, "and a good thing too, or it would cost us a small fortune in marmalade." The Brown Family first met Paddington on a railway station - Paddington station, in fact - and now he is just another member of their family, if a slightly unusual one. As he says himself, "Things happen to me - I'm that sort of bear." With his attempts at home decorating, detective work  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: Paddington Bear, (Fictitious character); Paddington Bear, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Bond; Peggy Fortnum
ISBN: 0006753434 9780006753438
OCLC Number: 37762788
Notes: Originally published: London : Collins, 1959.
Description: 143 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: by Michael Bond ; illustrated by Peggy Fortnum.
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"Bears like Paddington are very rare," says Mrs Bird, "and a good thing too, or it would cost us a small fortune in marmalade." Classic adventures of the bear from Darkest Peru.  Read more...

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Praise for the Paddington series: 'I've always had great respect for Paddington... He is a British institution.' Stephen Fry 'Paddington has joined Pooh as one of the great bears of English Read more...

 
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