BOND, Michael (author). Peggy FORTNUM (illustrator). Paddington Goes To Town. London; Collins. 1968.
8vo. Original flecked coral pink boards, lettered in gilt to spine, in pictorial white dustwrapper; pp. [vi], 7-125 + [ii]; with line drawings throughout by Fortnum; externally and internally near fine, and uninscribed, protected by an attractive, price-clipped dustwrapper with a short and barely noticeable closed tear (13mm) to top edge of upper panel (not expertly repaired to the reverse with achival tissue tape) and lifting of laminate along a strip at bottom edge of lower panel.
First edition. This is the eighth Paddington title and includes 'A Visit to the Hospital' and 'Paddington Finds a Cure'.