Histoire de Babar by Jean de Brunhoff

Babar the Elephant is a very popular French children's fictional character who first appeared in Histoire de Babar by Jean de Brunhoff in 1931 and enjoyed immediate success. An English language version, entitled The Story of Babar, appeared in 1933 in Britain and also in the United States. The book is based on a tale that Brunhoff's wife, Cecile, had invented for their children. It tells of a young elephant called Babar who leaves the jungle, visits a big city, and returns to bring the benefits of civilization to his fellow elephants. Then he comes back and becomes king of the kingdom. He then has children and teaches them valuable lessons.

The 1934th greatest fiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 110 Best Books: The Perfect Library (The Telegraph)

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Name Binding Sales Rank Lowest New Lowest Used Published
Histoire de Babar (French Edition) Hardcover 2137236 $24.51 1995
Babar cherche Alexandre (French Edition) Paperback 3907630 $7.97 $2.22 2005
LE ROI BABAR Mass Market Paperback 18408226 $2.22
Le ch√Ęteau de Babar Paperback 15984954 $7.46 1991
Les vacances de Zephir Hardcover 16907261 $952.95 $95.00
Les Vacances de Zephir (Babar) (English and French Edition) Paperback 14076827 $5.31 1996
Les Vacances De Zephir (French Edition) Mass Market Paperback 12608450 $10.70
Babar construit Celesteville [ mes premieres histoires ] (French Edition) Paperback 1242853 $2.89 $3.00 2013
Babar Et LA Sa Fille Isabelle (French Edition) Paperback 5431474 $10.35 $3.81 1999
Le Roi Babar (French Edition) Hardcover 2501773 $8.45 $12.85 2015
Vacances de Zephyr (Babar S) (French Edition) Hardcover 2242101 $17.00 $3.80 2000
Babar en famille (French Edition) Hardcover 241420 $11.68 $12.85 2015
Histoire de Babar le Petit Elephant (French Edition) Hardcover-spiral 3891198 $39.59 $37.95 2006
Histoire de Babar (French Edition) by Jean de Brunhoff (1991-09-09) Paperback 6183520 $10.93 $11.61
Babar bientot papa [ mes premieres histoires ] (French Edition) Paperback 1461199 $2.58 $5.00 2013
Le couronnement de Babar [ mes premieres histoires ] (French Edition) Board book 576791 $2.74 $2.73 2013
Babar, les vacances de Zephir [ mes premieres histoires ] (French Edition) Board book 1451883 $3.36 $5.00 2014
Histoire De Babar Le Petit Elephant (in French) Hardcover 9018109 $32.00
Babar fete Celesteville [ mes premieres histoires ] (French Edition) Paperback 1240827 $2.80 $3.00 2013
Babar et Alexandre [ mes premieres histoires ] (French Edition) Board book 1029081 $3.16 2014
Histoire de Babar - Livre Anime (French Edition) Hardcover 3829576 $21.74 $18.48 2006
Histoire De Babar Hardcover 11261768 $49.95 $616.68 2006
L'histoire de Babar Audible Audio Edition 57301 $10.35 2010
L'histoire de Babar Audible Audio Edition 181643 $3.95 2013
Histoire de Babar le petit elephant Hardcover 17495620 $80.00 1931
Histoire de Babar (French Edition) by Jean de Brunhoff (1991-09-09) Paperback 1940896 $7.82