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Fattypuffs and Thinifers

AndrГ© Maurois

Fattypuffs and Thinifers

by AndrГ© Maurois

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English


Edition Notes

This translation originally published, London, Bodley Head, 1968. - Translation of "Patapoufs et Filifers". Nouv. éd. Paris, Nathan, 1967.

Statement(by) André Maurois ; illustrated by Fritz Wegner (translated by Norman Denny).
SeriesA young Puffin
ContributionsWegner, Fritz., Denny, Norman.
The Physical Object
Pagination106p. :
Number of Pages106
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17363604M
ISBN 100140305181

  Edmund is a little on the plump side and Terry is a bit of a rake. When they discover the countries under the Earth they are divided and sent to the warring kingdoms of the Fattypuffs and the Thinifers. The Fattypuffs eat hourly with light snacks in between. The Thinifers like nothing more than discipline and work six days a :   Fattypuffs and Thinifers by Andre Maurois, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5().

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Puffin Books, This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has soft covers. In fair condition, suitable as a study copy. Please note the Image in this listing is a stock photo and may not match the covers of the actual item,grams, ISBN. Fattypuffs and Thinifers by André Maurois. SORRY THIS PARTICULAR COPY HAS NOW BEEN SOLD. To buy another copy of this sought-after book, please Click Here. Click Here in the UK. A classic children’s story, first published in (as Patapoufs et Filifers).This is the paperback edition, published by Puffin Books, pp


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Fattypuffs and Thinifers is a wonderful book about two brothers, one fat and one thin, who discover a hidden world beneath the surface of the earth. This subterranean society is segregated based on the physical weight of its inhabitants/5.

It was originally published in France in It's the story of two brothers who fall into a secret underground world, which consists of two countries--the land of Fattypuffs and the land of Thinifers. Fattypuffs are fat, their cars and boats are round, they are very jolly. Thinifers are thin, live in tall, thin buildings, and are by: 1.

The book was written originally back in the early s by Frenchman Andre Maurois for his sons and its title was 'Fattypuffs and Thinifers' (or 'Patapoufs et Filifers' in French). Illustrated beautifully by Jean Bruller, this brilliantly witty (and highly ironic) parable about a war between fat people and thin people was not lost on me--even as a child/5(16).

It was originally published in France in It's the story of two brothers who fall into a Fattypuffs and Thinifers book underground world, which consists of two countries--the land of Fattypuffs and the land of Thinifers.

Fattypuffs are fat, their cars and boats are round, they are very jolly. Thinifers are thin, live in tall, thin buildings, and are workaholics/5(23).

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Thinifers are thin, live in tall, thin buildings, and are workaholics/5(22). The book was written originally back in the early s by Frenchman Andre Maurois for his sons and its title was 'Fattypuffs and Thinifers' (or 'Patapoufs et Filifers' in French).

Illustrated beautifully by Jean Bruller, this brilliantly witty (and highly ironic) parable about a war between fat people and thin people was not lost on me--even as a child/5(16). Fattypuffs and Thinifers.

André Maurois. Knopf, Apr 1, - Brothers - 87 pages. 2 Reviews. Two brothers find a country under the earth whose citizens are segregated by weight. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. LibraryThing Review User Review - Steve38 - 4/5(2). When they discover the countries under the Earth they are divided and sent to the warring kingdoms of the Fattypuffs and the Thinifers.

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Fattypuffs & Thinifers – Kristyna Lytten Q&A Posted on October 1, by tygertale 1 Comment Back in May I wrote about a fabulous, strange old book about two warring nations, one fat and one thin, who live far beneath the surface of our own world.

Andre Maurois was born in France in He worked in his father's textile factory as a young man and when World War One broke out he was employed as an interpreter, then as a liaison officer to the British Army. He wrote many novels for adults. Fattypuffs and Thinifers is his only book for children.4/5(22).

FATTYPUFFS AND THINIFERS illustrated by Fritz Wegner Maurois, Andre () Published by Penguin books in association with The Bodley Head (A. First American Edition, Hardcover with the dust jacket in a clear protected mylar cover, with 92 is a FINE condition pictorial hardcover book in a dye-stamped blue coth boards,with the DUST JACKET (extremety rare with the jacket).Endpapers decorated with armorial bearings of the Thinifers and Fatapoufs houses.

Description of the book "Fattypuffs and Thinifers": 'Two Surface-dwellers. Two. He's a Fattypuff and you're a Thinifer. There's no doubt about it!' This is the tale of two brothers.

Edmund is a little on the plump side and Terry is a bit of a rake. Fattypuffs and Thinifers was extra-ordinary I sent my copy for my sister who lives in Canada. She had this book as a child and wanted to relive the memory with her children.

Thanks for sharing/5(22). The book was written originally back in the early s by Frenchman Andre Maurois for his sons and its title was 'Fattypuffs and Thinifers' (or 'Patapoufs et Filifers' in French).

Illustrated beautifully by Jean Bruller, this brilliantly witty (and highly ironic) parable about a war between fat people and thin people was not lost on me--even as a child.4/5(22). Fattypuffs and Thinifers, by André Maurois and with images by Jean Bruller Although I understand that a copy of the first English edition of this book is now rare and somewhat valuable, even without a dust wrapper, the book in my hands at the moment is, quite simply, one of my absolute favourites from a very early point in my life.Fattypuffs and Thinifers was extra-ordinary I sent my copy for my sister who lives in Canada.

She had this book as a child and wanted to relive the memory with her children. Thanks for sharing. Great book/5(22). Fattypuffs and Thinifers Posted on by tygertale 1 Comment Being a massive Alice and Narnia nut I’m a sucker for any book that takes me through a crack in our world and into another, much stranger place.