Title: The Babar Collection: Five classic stories
Author: Jean de Brunhoff
Illustrator: Jean de Brunhoff
Publisher: Egmont UK Ltd
Book Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: N/A
Description: Contains the five original Babar stories in chronological order: The Story of Babar the little elephant; Babar the King; Babar's Travels; Babar at Home; and Babar and Father Christmas.
Superbly illustrated with colour reproductions from the original stories. Pastedowns and endpapers feature the familiar 'elephant train' pattern – this time on a blue background.
Green cloth boards with silver gilded text and illustrations to front and spine. Front cover and extremities rubbed. Spine and corners lightly bumped. Internally, the book is as new: the glossy pages are crisp, clean, and very tightly bound. Ownership panel has been left blank. Slipcase is in excellent condition.
Measures 28.5 cm × 22 cm (11.4″ × 8.8″). Oversize 4to. 238 pp. Slipcase measures 29 cm × 22.5 cm × 2.5 cm (11.6″ × 9″ × 1″).