DE BRUNHOFF, Laurent (author and illustrator). Pique-Nique Chez Babar. Paris; Hachette. .
Folio. Original black cloth-backed green pictorial boards, green elephant endpapers; pp. [ii], 3-47 + [i]; boldly and striking illustrated in colour throughout to decorate the printed calligraphic text, including 6 glorious double-page plates; an uncommonly clean and sharp copy with some overall dusting and a couple of short streaks to lower board, minor abrasions to spine ends, and localised rubbing and light surface wear to forecorner tips and fore-edge of lower cover; internally near fine, and uninscribed, with occasional very faint offsetting and marking.
First French edition, listing this title as the final title (number 8) in the list of published volumes in the series, overleaf of the title, and with dépot legal 3e. trim. 1949 to final page.