BOND, Michael (author). Peggy FORTNUM (illustrator). Paddington Abroad. London; Collins. 1961.
8vo. Original mid blue cloth lettered in silver, preserved in pictorial dustwrapper; pp. [vi], 7-125 + [i]; charmingly illustrated throughout in line; a clean copy with some fading to spine and edges beneath dustwrapper, internally remarkably fresh with only a little light speckling to endpapers, protected by an attractive, partially clipped (9s. 6d.) with some overall dusting and toning, browning to lower panel, mild fading to edges and spine, and a short (10mm) closed tear to tail with a small associated crease; increasingly scarce.
First edition. The fourth Paddington title.