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P. L. Travers
Mary Poppins - FIRST EDITION - 1st Printing - P.L. TRAVERS - 1934 - Movie
Reynal & Hitchcock, 1934. Please see Item Description. Mary Poppins - First Edition (American) - First Printing - P.L. TRAVERS - 1934 Mary Poppins TRAVERS, P.L. Publisher: Reynal & Hitchcock Location: New York, NY Date: 1934 Binding: Octavo, original full bound blue cloth boards with dark blue stamped title and illustration to front and spine, illustrated with 27 line cuts (13 full-page) and chapter tailpieces by Mary Shepard. Edition: First Edition (American) Printing: First Printing Description: First American Edition, First Printing of this children's classic, Mary Poppins, by P. L. Travers. A scarce copy presenting in its unusually vibrant original full bound blue cloth boards with a deep red top stain. A superb example. "The first Mary Poppins stories were written when [Travers] was recovering from an illness, and were told to two children of her acquaintance. Mary Poppins appeared in 1934 and was an immediate success" (Carpenter & Prichard, 540). It centers on magical English nanny of the same name. She is blown by the east wind to Number 17 Cherry Tree Lane, London, and into the Banks's household to care for their children. It was adapted by Walt Disney in 1964 into a musical film titled Mary Poppins, starring Julie Andrews and Dick Van Dyke. It received a total of thirteen Academy Award nominations, including Best Picture - an unsurpassed record for any other film released by Walt Disney Studios - and won five; Best Actress for Andrews, Best Film Editing, Best Original Music Score, Best Visual Effects, and Best Original Song for "Chim Chim Cher-ee". In 2013, the fil … [Click Below for Full Description]
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