Jean De Brunhoff US First Edition of Babar The King :
Smith & Hass, who originally published this Babar The King story, later merged with Random House to produce this charming copy of this famous little elephant story. This first edition of Babar the King is very presentable, close to fine condition and would add value to any collection of the charming elephant books of Jean De Brunhoff.
Bright yellow hard boards with bright illustration of Babar the King on a horse. Corners a little bumped but otherwise clean and tidy covers. Black spine strip. End pages are bright colours of grey elephants with red background. Light scribble on front free page. Otherwise contents are very clean and free of scribbles with tight bindings. 8 1/4″ x 11 1/4″. 48 printed pages.
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