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    Pamela Travers and her son Camillus in 1947. from Mary Poppins, She Wrote: The Life of P. L. Travers - By Valerie Lawson. - Books - Review - New York Times

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When the boys reunited aged 17, they had experienced such vastly different upbringings that their only apparent bond was an over-fondness for drinking

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P.L. (Pamela Lyndon) Travers, author of eight books on English nanny Mary Poppins, died on April 23, 1996 at the age of 96. Originally from Australia, Ms. Travers (born Helen Goff) began her literary career writing poetry. She wroter her first Mary Poppins book in 1934. When the Disney film was released in 1964 she cried at the premiere - because she disliked the film version so much.

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Pamela Travers and her son Camillus in 1947. from Mary Poppins, She Wrote: The Life of P. L. Travers - By Valerie Lawson. - Books - Review - New York Times

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Mary Poppins statue - her birthplace in Australia

Paris Review - The Art of Fiction No. 63 from 1982, Interview with P. L. Travers

I've never seen this Mary Poppins book cover. Very similar to the show art... love it!

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August 9: International Day of the World's Indigenous People. Date when Henry David Thoreau published "Walden," which described his experiences living near Walden Pond in Massachusetts. Birthday of P. L. Travers (featured).

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Mary Poppins is a 1964 musical film starring Julie Andrews, Dick Van Dyke, David Tomlinson, and Glynis Johns, produced by Walt Disney, and based on the Mary Poppins books series by P. L. Travers.

Pamela Travers; author of "Mary Poppins".

A spoonful of spite: New film set to reveal truth about Mary Poppins' creator... she was a vile woman and abusive mother. http://www.pinterest.com/aromaeliane/mary-poppins-p-travers/

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P.L. Travers..Pamela Lyndon Travers OBE (born Helen Lyndon Goff; 9 August 1899 – 23 April 1996) was an Australian novelist, actress and journalist, popularly remembered for her series of children's novels about the mystical and magical nanny Mary Poppins.

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