Out of the Sky She Came: The life of P. L. Travers, creator of Mary Poppins

LAWSON, Valerie.

Published by Sydney, Hodder & Stoughton, 1999. 1st Edition.
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Hardcover, 8vo., good condition, dustjacket has minor wear along edges and browning of page edges, no inscriptions, black & white photographs, notes, bibliography, index, 380pp. Very good copy of this scarce biography about Australian born P. L. Travers. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: Out of the Sky She Came: The life of P. L. ...
Publisher: Sydney, Hodder & Stoughton, 1999. 1st Edition.

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Book Description Hodder Headline Australia, U.S.A., 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 1st Edition. Hodder. Sydney. 1999. 1st Edition., 1999. Hardcover, 8vo., Book Condition: Very good. Minor Tanning. Dust jacket Condition: Good. Small closed tear to inside flap. Minor shelf wear. Black & white photographs, notes, bibliography, index, 380pp. Very good copy of this scarce biography about Australian born P. L. Travers. Bookseller Inventory # 013469

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Book Description Hodder Headline (Published in association with Belladonna Books.)., Sydney, 1999. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Mary Poppins has become familiar to generations of children all over the world as the quintessential English nanny. What is less well known is that she was the invention of a young Australian writter P.L. (Pamela Lyndon) Travers. BOOK DETAILS: . The contents are tight and sound throughout.The boards are clean and unmarked, with only minimal wear. The lettering on the spine is clear and bright. The dust wrapper is not price clipped and shows only minor shelf-wear.Tanning to the pages.Tanning (or browning) is often present in older books and is the result of the paper ageing. Some mild scattered foxing is present within the book. No signs of previous ownership (no previous ownership inscriptions). A very good copy. Illustrated. 380pp. (incl. index). The unpacked weight of this book is approx. 710gm. (Please note: books that weigh over 1kg. (1000g) when packed will exceed the quoted postage rate to overseas destinations). This BOOK IS IN STOCK and READY TO MAIL NOW. Your book when ordered will be securely packed and promptly dispatched by The Book Collector (Established: 1993). ***Prompt professional service - satisfaction guaranteed.*** United States Customers PLEASE BE AWARE Airmail parcels entering the USA are now inspected by Homeland Security. Parcels to U.S. addresses can therefore be delayed and sometimes take up to four weeks or even longer from Australia. We need to ask U.S. customers therefor to be patient. We now insist on parcels to the U.S. always being sent by REGISTERED Mail. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 10666

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Book Description Hodder Headline, Australia, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with a previous owner's inscription on the front endpaper, and the usual age-toning to the pages, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. xxx + 380 pages, 34 photos on plates, illustrations in the text, notes, bibliography, index. Bookseller Inventory # 53737

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Book Description Hodder, Sydney, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. 380p. Original brown boards, metallic bronze lettering to spine, 16 pages of black and white photographs. Biography of this Queensland-born actress, journalist and famous author of the Mary Poppins books. First printing. Minor bump to top of spine and associated section of dustwrapper, light spotting to fore-edge, corner of half-title page excised (no loss of text) else an excellent first printing. Bookseller Inventory # 32174

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Book Description Sydney Hodder Haedline Australia P/L, 1999. VG+ First edition hardcover in Near Fine d/j. "For Review : Publication/Embargo" sticker adhered to ffep. Small dark mark at top of fore-edge of textblock. Excellent copy. 380pp. Bookseller Inventory # 6622

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Book Description Hodder, Sydney, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: As New. Dust Jacket Condition: As New. 1st Edition. beautiful hardcover. in excellent condition. plastic cover protected. Bookseller Inventory # 00851

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Book Description Hodder Headline Australia Pty Limited, Sydney, Australia, 1999. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 380 pages, b/w photos thr/out. Brown, cloth boards, very light edge-wear. Illustrated, unclipped jacket, very minor edge-wear. Pages are clean, straight & unmarked. Strong, intact binding. "Mary Poppins has become familiar to generations of children all over the world as the quintessential English nanny. What is less well known is that she was the invention of a young Australian, P.L. (Pamela Lyndon) Travers. Born in Queensland in 1899 . began her career as an actress and journalist. She set sail for England in 1924 . Her first Mary Poppins book, published in 1934, was an instant success and was followed by five more. In 1964 the Walt Disney classic film turned the magical nanny into a household name.' - 644 Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Second Hand. Bookseller Inventory # 004842

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