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The Story of Babar

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4 out of 5
Based on 2,201 Ratings and 123 Reviews

Book Description
The Story of Babar--the early adventures of the enduring, endearing elephant--was written in 1931 by French writer Jean de Brunhoff (1899-1937). Since then, it has been translated into at least 12 languages. It's amazing how much can happen to one little elephant in the course of one little book: Babar loses his mother to a hunter, wanders into the city, gets a new wardrobe, becomes the hit of hig... More
Book Information
PublisherRandom House Books For Young Readers
BindingLibrary Binding (42 editions)
Reading LevelBaby to Pre-K
# of Pages56
ISBN-10039490575X
ISBN-13978-0394905754
Publication Date11/12/1967
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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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