Title: Babar and Father Christmas
Author: Jean de Brunhoff
Illustrator: Jean de Brunhoff
Year: 1992 (First Edition)
Publisher: Methuen Children's Books
Remarks: 1st miniature edition; inscribed
Book Condition: Good/Very Good
Jacket Condition: N/A
Description: Father Christmas comes to the land of the elephants in this beautifully illustrated little book.
Illustrated pastedowns and endpapers depict a train of elephants holding each others' tails with their trunks on a pink background.
Glazed pictorial boards. Spine and corners bumped; minor wear thereon. Previous owner has inscribed her name in black ballpoint on the fep and made a few light ticks in blue ink next to some of the text on the first page. Title page lightly creased; plus another in the corner of p. 14. Otherwise pages border on excellent: crisp, bright, and tightly bound.
Rare miniature edition.
Measures 13 cm × 10 cm (5.2″ × 4″). 24mo. 40 pp.