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Babar the King

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 520 Ratings and 22 Reviews

Book Description
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.
Book Information
PublisherRandom House Books For Young Readers
BindingHardcover (17 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages48
ISBN-100394882458
ISBN-13978-0394882451
Publication Date07/12/1986
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About Laurent de Brunhoff (Author) : Laurent de Brunhoff (born August 30, 1925, Paris, France), author and illustrator. After studying fine arts at the Académie de La Grande Chaumière in Paris, de Brunhoff took over the Babar series of... more
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About Merle Haas (Author, Translator) : Merle Haas is a published author and a translator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Merle Haas include Babar's cousin, that rascal Arthur, Babar and His Children, Babar and Father ... more
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About Jean. De Brunhoff (Translator) : Jean. De Brunhoff is a published author. Some of the published credits of Jean. De Brunhoff include Story of Babar, BABAR AND HIS FRIENDS IN CELESTEVILLE, BABAR The KING. Translated from the French by... more
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1/29/2009 Mike Brodie said: Babar is so outdated, that it is actually amazing to read.

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