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THE MAN WHO LOVES GIANTS
Written by David Shepherd. Illustrated by David Shepherd.
Stock no. 2132145
Published by David & Charles. 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An artist among elephants and engines. David Shepherd's Autobiography. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations, colour plates. 164 pages. ISBN: 0715370529. Browning to cover edges. Page edge browning.

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THE STORY OF BABAR THE LITTLE ELEPHANT
Written by Jean De Brunhoff; A.A. Milne. Illustrated by Jean De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 1318542
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1991. Very good condition.

Preface by A.A. Milne. Very large format. Blue cloth spine. Orange glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustration. Reissue of the first English edition published in 1934. ISBN: 0416576508. Spne and corners slightly bumped. Some fading to covers. Contents clean.

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THE RESCUE OF BABAR
Written by Laurent De Brunhoff. Illustrated by Laurent De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 1318541
Published by Methuen Children's Books Ltd.. 1st 1993. Nearly fine condition.

Very large format glazed boards with red cloth spine. Delightful elephant pictures in colour. ISBN: 0416189334. Minimal rubbing to corners.

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BABAR'S FAIR
Written by Laurent De Brunhoff; Olive Jones.
Stock no. 2130806
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1969. Almost very good condition.

First published under the title 'La Fete de Celesteville'. Translated from French by Jones. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0416933807. Bumping and chipping to spine corners and couple of cover edges. A few foxspots.

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THE TWENTY ELEPHANT RESTAURANT
Written by Russell Hoban. Illustrated by Quentin Blake.
Stock no. 2130099
1st 1980. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Pictorial boards. Two-colour illustrations. ISBN: 9781406358209. Ex-lib. with minimal markings to front and rear endpaper.

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BABAR THE KING
Written by Jean De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 2129829
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1953. Almost very good condition.

Smaller format Babar book. Yellow pictorial boards, with black spine. Beautiful colour illustrations throughout. 48 pages. Top 1cm of backstrip missing. Bottom couple of inches of spine split to one side. Some marks and scuffs to covers.

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BABAR'S TRAVELS
Written by Jean De Brunhoff. Illustrated by Jean De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 2129828
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1953. Slightly better than good condition.

Smaller format (10.75 x 7.75"). Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. Bottom 2" and top 0.75" of spine are MISSING; other chipping and splits to sides of spine. Scuffing to cover. Surface paper damage and lifting to front pastedown. Name in ink to front endpaper. Page edge browning; a few margin marks.

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BABAR AND THE PROFESSOR
Written by Laurent De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 1816774
Published by Random House. Very good condition.

Matt blue pictorial boards. Blue elephant design endpapers. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 0394805909. Edges and corners lightly rubbed, boards slightly grubby. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. One or two marks to contents but generally clean.

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THE RESCUE OF BABAR
Written by Laurent De Brunhoff. Illustrated by Laurent De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 2127384
Published by Methuen Children's Books Ltd.. 1st 1993. Very good condition.

Very large format glazed boards with red cloth spine. Delightful elephant pictures in colour. ISBN: 0416189334. Spine is faded. Contents are excellent. Stain to rear cover.

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BABAR THE ARTIST
Written by Laurent De Brunhoff. Illustrated by Laurent De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 2127364
Published by Methuen Children's Books. 1st thus 1972. Almost very good condition.

Little Babar Books no. 18. Pink glazeed pictorial boards. Colour pictures. ISBN: 0416668607. Bumping and wear, with chipping and indentation marks to spine and corners. A few grubby margin marks.

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BABAR AND THAT RASCAL ARTHUR
Written by Laurent De Brunhoff. Illustrated by Laurent De Brunhoff.
Stock no. 2127357
Published by Methuen Children's Books Ltd.. 1980. Very good condition.

This is the New Edition. Green pictorial boards with black spine. Colour illustrations. 11 x 8". ISBN: 0416092403. Bumping and wear to spine and cover edges. A few indentation marks to covers. Some foxing. Couple of page corner creases.

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THE MAN WHO LOVES GIANTS
Written by David Shepherd. Illustrated by David Shepherd.
Stock no. 2126866
Published by Charles Scribner's Sons. 1st USA 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An artist among elephants and engines. David Shepherd's Autobiography. Dark blue cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations, colour plates. 164 pages. ISBN: 068414509X. SIGNED by author to title page. Some wear along cover edges. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a little browning.

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