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Mary Poppins (Odyssey Classics) (original 1934; edition 1997)

by Dr. P. L. Travers (Author)

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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.
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Title:Mary Poppins (Odyssey Classics)
Authors:Dr. P. L. Travers (Author)
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Mary Poppins by P. L. Travers (1934)

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  pszolovits | Feb 3, 2021 |
I read this book because I love the movie and wanted to check it out. This is a time in my life where the movie was better than the book. Mary Poppins is so full of herself in this book. The little side stories I like, but I really feel the movie was way better than this book. ( )
  LVStrongPuff | Nov 27, 2020 |
I can’t believe I didn’t read this book as a kid because it’s right up my alley! Magical realism all the way! ( )
  coffeefairy | Nov 21, 2020 |
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  lcslibrarian | Aug 13, 2020 |
I listened to this one and thoroughly enjoyed it. Reader was fantastic. ( )
  wills2003 | Jul 30, 2020 |
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Author nameRoleType of authorWork?Status
Travers, P. L.primary authorall editionsconfirmed
Bompiani, LetiziaTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Delignon, EmanuelaIllustratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Kessel, ElisabethTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Lemke, HorstIllustratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Makatsch, HeikeNarratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Poussard, ElnaTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Sardà, JúliaIllustratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Shepard, MaryIllustratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Tholema, A.C.Translatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Thompson, SophieNarratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
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If you want to find Cherry Tree Lane all you have to do is ask the Policeman at the cross-roads.
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But Jane and Michael were not taken in by that snap. For they could see in Mary Poppins's eyes something that, if she were anybody else but Mary Poppins, might have been described as tears.... (p. 194)
Don't you know that everybody's got a Fairyland of their own?
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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.

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The wind brings four English children a new nanny who slides up the bannister and introduces them to some delightful people and experiences.
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