Babar the King by Jean De BrunhoffBabar the King by Jean De Brunhoff

Babar the King

byJean De Brunhoff

Picture Books | September 12, 1937

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This third title about Babar and his family follows the elephants as they build a magnificent city: Celesteville. Life is peaceful and contented, everyone has a job to do, and celebrations are frequent. But one fateful day a snake bites the Old Lady and Babar fears that he may lose his oldest friend. Illus. in full color by the author.
Jean de Brunhoff (1899–1937) was a writer and illustrator. Initially, he and his wife Cécile created the Babar series for their children. Brunhoff was born in Paris.
Title:Babar the KingFormat:Picture BooksDimensions:56 pages, 11.25 × 8.38 × 0.4 inPublished:September 12, 1937Publisher:Random House Children's Books

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0394805801

ISBN - 13:9780394805801

Appropriate for ages: 3 - 5


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This is a book about Babar who is an elephant, but king to his country.