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Jean de Brunhoff (1899–1937)

Forfatter af The Story of Babar: The Little Elephant

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Jean de Brunhoff 1899 - 1937 Jean de Brunhoff (born December 9, 1899) was a French writer and illustrator known for creating the Babar books, the first of which appeared in 1931. He was the fourth and youngest child of Maurice de Brunhoff, a publisher. After the first book Histoire de Babar (The vis mere Story of Babar), six more titles followed before Jean de Brunhoff died of tuberculosis at the age of 37. He was buried in Père Lachaise Cemetery in Paris. Many people credit Jean's wife, Cécile de Brunhoff, as the real creator of Babar. After Jean's death, his brother Michel de Brunhoff, who was the editor of French Vogue, oversaw the publication in book form of his two last books, Babar and His Children and Babar and Father Christmas. The Babar series continues to be an international bestseller. Babar the elephant is an iconic character who has also been paid tribute by many museums worldwide. (Bowker Author Biography) vis mindre

Værker af Jean de Brunhoff

The Story of Babar: The Little Elephant (1933) 3,106 eksemplarer
The Travels of Babar (1935) 831 eksemplarer
Babar the King (1935) 820 eksemplarer
Babar and His Children (1938) 787 eksemplarer
Babar and Father Christmas (1940) 687 eksemplarer
Babar and Zephir (1937) 206 eksemplarer
Babar's Anniversary Album: 6 Favorite Books (1981) — Forfatter — 185 eksemplarer
Babar and the Christmas House (2003) 27 eksemplarer
The Pop-Up Travels of Babar (1991) 26 eksemplarer
Babar Goes Skiing (1966) 25 eksemplarer
Babar: The Race to the Moon (1808) 25 eksemplarer
ABC of Babar (1934) 21 eksemplarer
Babar and His Friends on Vacation (1990) 16 eksemplarer
Babar: The Show Must Go On (1990) 15 eksemplarer
Babar bygger en stad (1952) 15 eksemplarer
Babar and the Crocodile (1975) 14 eksemplarer
Babar: An Elephant's Best Friend (1990) 13 eksemplarer
Babar and the Old Lady (1969) 9 eksemplarer
Classic Tales of Babar (2012) 8 eksemplarer
L'enfance de Babar (1970) 8 eksemplarer
Babar a la maison (1993) 7 eksemplarer
Babar à la ville (1992) 7 eksemplarer
BABAR INQUIET POUR FLORE (2005) 6 eksemplarer
Babar at the Circus (1969) 6 eksemplarer
Le couronnement de Babar (1990) 5 eksemplarer
Babar's Balloon Trip (1969) 5 eksemplarer
The Runaway Bunny, The Story of Babar, and Goodnight Moon (2012) — Forfatter — 5 eksemplarer
Babar at School (1990) 5 eksemplarer
Babar Says Good Night (1991) 5 eksemplarer
Le mariage de Babar (1999) 4 eksemplarer
Babar est un grand général (2001) 4 eksemplarer
Babar inquiet pour Cornélius (1999) 4 eksemplarer
Les enfants de Babar (1999) 4 eksemplarer
La Comida de Babar (1990) 3 eksemplarer
Babar (1981) 3 eksemplarer
Long Live King Babar! (1970) 3 eksemplarer
Le pique-nique de Babar (2005) 3 eksemplarer
Babar construit Célesteville (2013) 3 eksemplarer
Le jardin (1996) 3 eksemplarer
Babar og Månereisen (1992) 3 eksemplarer
Babar Board Book: Babar's Garden (1991) 3 eksemplarer
Babar Se Viste (1992) 3 eksemplarer
As Histórias de Babar (2016) 3 eksemplarer
Babar utaza (1983) 2 eksemplarer
Babar Va de Vacaciones (1992) 2 eksemplarer
El Rey Babar (1931) 2 eksemplarer
Babar y Sus Amigos En La Granja (1990) 2 eksemplarer
Flore est malade (2008) 2 eksemplarer
Babar Eats Lunch (1991) 2 eksemplarer
BABAR AN ELEPHANT'S BEST FRIEND (1991) 2 eksemplarer
I viaggi di Babar (2010) 2 eksemplarer
Le Jardin de Babar (1990) 2 eksemplarer
Vive le roi Babar (1976) 2 eksemplarer
The Babar story-book 2 eksemplarer
Babar raconte Le pianiste (1990) 2 eksemplarer
Babar aux sports d'hiver (1976) 2 eksemplarer
Babar et la baleine (1990) 2 eksemplarer
The Babar Audio Collection (1994) 2 eksemplarer
Babar Collection (2008) 2 eksemplarer
Babar En Que Siga La Funcion (1990) 2 eksemplarer
Le livre d'images de Babar (2000) 2 eksemplarer
Babar bientôt papa (2013) 2 eksemplarer
Babar Retrouve Ses Amis (1994) 1 eksemplar
Babar - Flora als Reporterin (1992) 1 eksemplar
Babar En Concierto Para Piano (1996) 1 eksemplar
BABAR S'AMUSE 1 eksemplar
Babar Musicien 1 eksemplar
Babar's Travels 1 eksemplar
HISTORIA DE BABAR (1988) 1 eksemplar
The Story of Babar 1 eksemplar
Babar l'elefantino 1 eksemplar
Babar i el cocodril 1 eksemplar
Babar's day (1992) 1 eksemplar
Babar (2020) 1 eksemplar
Babar och hans familj (1987) 1 eksemplar
Babar on Holiday - Board Book (1993) 1 eksemplar
Babarren bidaia (Albumak) (1989) 1 eksemplar
Il primo libro di Babar (1999) 1 eksemplar
LES DINOSAURES 1 eksemplar
Babar se marie (1998) 1 eksemplar
Příběh malého slona Babara (2011) 1 eksemplar
Barbar and Zephir 1 eksemplar
Les insectes (1999) 1 eksemplar
Babar på utflykt (1993) 1 eksemplar
Babar flyger luftballong (1980) 1 eksemplar
SAGAN OM BABAR (1988) 1 eksemplar
Au royaume de Babar (2003) 1 eksemplar
Babar es vesteix 1 eksemplar

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I want to love Babar, but this was a fairly traumatic read for my 3 year old. She could not get over the death of Babar's mom, and bored quickly of the main story. Not to mention he marries his cousin???
 
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mrsandersonreads23 | 39 andre anmeldelser | Apr 14, 2024 |
This book has all the lively and humorous features of all the other Babar the Elephant tales, the brightly colored, warm, and friendly drawings of our beloved elephant royalty, the antics and escapades of the elephants themselves, and, of course, our hero, King Babar once again, saving the day, in this book, a most important day, Christmas!

Arthur, Pom, Flora, Alexander, the royal elephant children, and their monkey pal, Zephir, write Father Christmas a wish list letter and are saddened when he doesn't reply; this ultimately leads to Babar's realization that the Elephants' Country needs to be on included on his regular route, so he goes to valiant lengths to make his childrens' wishes come true. Babar and Father Christmas become fast friends, and Father Christmas even takes a much-needed rest in the tropical climate of Babar's country. The way de Brunhoff has drawn Father Christmas is quirky and fun and a bit different from the image we have of him today, but it entirely captures the essence of this beautiful holiday icon. If you have loved other Babar stories, you will surely love it as I did. If this is your first meeting with Babar, it stands alone well.… (mere)
 
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Huba.Library | 9 andre anmeldelser | Feb 8, 2024 |
This story is about Babar, the elephant, and his adventure to the city and how he adapts when he he meets a welcoming older woman. As the story progresses, Babar goes back to his family in the jungle because he misses them. Additionally, Babar shares his new knowledge about the city with his family and he becomes their king.
 
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haileycinq | 39 andre anmeldelser | Sep 13, 2023 |
Contains: The Story of Babar, The Travels of Babar, Babar the King, Babar's Birthday Surprise, Babar's Mystery and Babar and the Wully-Wully.
 
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Eurekas | 1 anden anmeldelse | May 3, 2023 |

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