First American Edition, with date at title page. Octavo. Original gray cloth and illustrated dustjacket with $2.50 price. Peggy Fortnum drawings. Second title in Bond's Paddington Bear series. Near Fine but for ink name and bookplate at front pastedown, in Very Good plus dustjacket, spine mildly darkened, some mild shelf wear, few scotch tape mends to short closed tears at top rear panel.