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Statue of Paddington Bear, by sculptor Marcus Cornish, at Paddington Station
|First appearance||13 October 1958 "A Bear Called Paddington"|
|Created by||Michael Bond
Paddington and Company (now subsidiary of StudioCanal)
Paddington Bear is a fictional character in children's literature. He first appeared on 13 October 1958. He was in over 20 books by Michael Bond. Paddington Bear is a polite bear from Peru. He rarely calls people by their first names.
Paddington books have sold over 30 million copies worldwide. A movie based on the book was released in 2014.
A statue of Paddington in Parque Salazar, Miraflores, Lima
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