First Edition of Paddington Takes the Air; Inscribed by Michael Bond

  • Paddington Takes The Air.
  • Paddington Takes The Air.
  • Paddington Takes The Air.
  • Paddington Takes The Air.

Paddington Takes The Air.

$500.00

Item Number: 45744

London: Collins, 1970.

First edition of the ninth title in Bond’s classic Paddington series. Octavo, original cloth. Illustrated by Peggy Fortnum. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the half-title page, “For James With best wishes Michael Bond.” Bookplate to the front pastedown, near fine in a near fine dust jacket.

"Paddington is as irresistile as Peggy Fortnum's drawings of him that illustrate the book" (Christian Science Monitor).

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