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Mary Poppins

Written by P. L. Travers and illustrated by Mary Shepard
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An extraordinary English nanny blows in on the East Wind with her parrot-headed umbrella and magic carpetbag and introduces her charges, Jane and Michael, to some delightful people and experiences. Children’s BOMC.

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Who Wrote Mary Poppins

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P. L. Travers

P. L. Travers (1899-1996) was a drama critic, travel essayist, reviewer, lecturer, and the creator of Mary Poppins. Ms. Travers wrote several other books for adults and children, but it is for the character of Mary Poppins that she is best remembered.

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Who Illustrated Mary Poppins

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Mary Shepard

Mary Shepard (1910-2000) was the daughter of Ernest Shepard, illustrator of the Winnie the Pooh books and The Wind in the Willows. She illustrated P. L. Travers’s Mary Poppins books for more than fifty years.

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Book Details

ISBN 10:
0152058109
ISBN 13:
9780152058104
Publication Date:
June 1, 2006