The Art of Babar: the work of Jean and Laurent de Brunhoff

By: WEBER, Nicholas Fox

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His tales translated into 17 languages, Babar the elephant fled the jungle and entered Western civilization in 1931 in a book by the de Brunhoffs. Here, for the first time, is a fascinating look at the story behind Babar and his creators. "All line drawings through page 9 were created by Jean de Brunhoff for the children's dining room, S S Normandie (c. 1934) ; The title page illustration by Jean de Brunhoff is "The Balloon Ride" from "The Travels of Babar" (1932) ; Editor: Darlene Geis ; Designer: Maria Miller ; Photography: Phil Popcock"--Title page verso. 191 pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm. Book is 'mint' - dustjacket is nearly similar. Large, heavy book weighing1.385kg. Enquite for exact postage to your destination. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging.

Title: The Art of Babar: the work of Jean and Laurent de Brunhoff

Author Name: WEBER, Nicholas Fox

Categories: Art, Architecture & Design, Children & Juvenile,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams, Inc.: 1989

ISBN Number: 0810918935

ISBN Number 13: 9780810918931

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: As New

Jacket Condition: Almost `As New`

Type: Hardcover

Size: Quarto

Seller ID: 33057

Keywords: BARBAR CHILDREN';S BOOKS