Madeline in London

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First edition (publ. Viking Press)

Madeline in London is an illustrated children's novel by Ludwig Bemelmans. It features popular children's character Madeline. It was published in the August, 1961 issue of Holiday Magazine, complete with Bemelmans's drawings.[1] It was first published in book form by Viking in 1961.

Madeline and her class, accompanied by Miss Clavel, journey to London to visit their friend Pepito, the son of the Spanish Ambassador. Pepito used to be the neighbor of Madeline and the other students but had to move to London and is not happy. The visit by his friends is a special surprise.

Ludwig Bemelmans, Publisher: Viking Juvenile ISBN 0-670-44648-3 Edition: Hardcover; 1961-10-06

First Published by Viking Press in 1961.


  1. ^ Bemelmans, Ludwig, Holiday Magazine, August 1961, at 50-55.