First Edition of Paddington Takes the Air; Signed by Michael Bond
Paddington Takes The Air.
Bond, Michael; Illustrated by Peggy Fortnum.$550.00
Item Number: 47090
London: Collins, 1970.
First edition of the ninth title in Bond’s classic Paddington series. Octavo, original cloth. Illustrated by Peggy Fortnum. Signed by the author on the half-title page, “With all good wishes Michael Bond.” Fine in a near fine dust jacket with a few small closed tears.
"Paddington is as irresistile as Peggy Fortnum's drawings of him that illustrate the book" (Christian Science Monitor).