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Mary Poppins, She Wrote
Language: en
Pages: 401
Authors: Valerie Lawson
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-12-03 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

A portrait of the English author of the classic children's story traces her long life, the creation of her mysterious and beloved title character, and her tumultuous relationship with Walt Disney.
Mary Poppins She Wrote
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Valerie Lawson
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-11-01 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Discover the true story behind the creation of the world's most beloved nanny, now appearing in Disney's Mary Poppins Returns. Mary Poppins flew into the lives of the Banks family and secured her place in the hearts of generations of children. Published in 1934, the book was instantly hailed as
Mary Poppins She Wrote
Language: en
Pages: 392
Authors: Valerie Lawson
Categories: Australians
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher:

The English nanny was conceived by an Australian, Pamela Lyndon Travers, who came to London from Sydney as a journalist in 1924. She became involved with theosophy and travelled in the literary circles of W.B. Yeats and T.S. Eliot, and remained thoroughly inscrutable and enigmatic to the end of her
Mary Poppins
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: P. L. Travers
Categories: Juvenile Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-10-23 - Publisher: HMH Books For Young Readers

Based on the original 1934 novel by P. L. Travers with beautiful illustrations by Genevieve Godbout, this collectable picture book is sure to become a favorite of Mary Poppins fans old and new. When the East Wind blows Mary Poppins over Cherry Tree Lane and into the lives of the
It's the Disney Version!
Language: en
Pages: 254
Authors: Douglas Brode, Shea T. Brode
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-24 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

This collection of essays examine how the Disney studio has re-interpreted—for better or worse—classic literature into films both treasured and disdained. The films discussed in this volume include Bambi, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Peter Pan, Sleeping Beauty, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, and Tarzan.