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Goscinny 1926-1977

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Asterix the gladiator by Goscinny( Book )

1,030 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 18 languages and held by 7,677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gaul became a province of the Roman Empire after their conquest in the Gallic Wars of the 50s BC. After this, the Gauls were culturally assimilated into a Gallo-Roman culture until they eventually lost their tribal identities by the end of 1 AD. The humorous Asterix stories are set about 50 BC, when the Romans occupied the Gauls territory (modern day France) and some people still resisted the Roman occupation repeatedly. In this adventure, Asterix and his faithful bumbling sidekick Obelix meet the Britons
Asterix and the banquet by Goscinny( Book )

221 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 2,565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gaul, now France, has always been famous for its food and drink, so when for a bet with the Romans, Asterix and Obelix travel round collecting local delicacies, they start on the journey home with all sorts of goodies. First, however, they must outwit two thieves!
Nicholas by Goscinny( Book )

311 editions published between 1960 and 2016 in 18 languages and held by 2,343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of stories focuses on the whimsical adventures and misadventures of little Nicolas and his friends at school and at play. Available to English-speaking children for the first time, this worldwide classic is one of a five book series that brings to life the day-to-day adventures of a young school boy--amusing, endearing, and always in trouble
Asterix in Spain by Goscinny( Book )

288 editions published between 1969 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 1,824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asterix and his friends are holding out against Julius Caesar, but when the son of Chief Huevos y Bacon is taken hostage, the Gauls jump to the rescue to bring him home to Hispania where they get wrapped up with the tourist industry and flamenco
Asterix and the cauldron by Goscinny( Book )

249 editions published between 1965 and 2016 in 12 languages and held by 1,721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A neighboring Gaulish chief asks the people of Asterix's village to help guard a cauldron full of money from the Romans. But the sneaky chief plans to double-cross everyone. So he steals back the cash just when Asterix is standing sentinel
Asterix and the chieftain's shield by Goscinny( Book )

238 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 1,516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rene Goscinny was born in Paris in 1926, and spent most of his childhood in Argentina, before eventually moving to Paris in 1951. He died in 1977. Albert Uderzo was born in 1927 in a small village in Marne, France. He met Rene Goscinny in 1951 and on 29 October 1959 their most famous creation, Asterix, made his first appearance on page 20 of Pilote. Asterix the Gaul, their first album, was published in 1961 and there have now been 33 Asterix album
Asterix and the laurel wreath by Goscinny( Book )

195 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chief Vitalstatistix has rashly bet his brother-in-law, the infuriating show-off Homeopathix, that he can get hold of Caesar's laurel wreath to season a stew. Of course, now it's up to Asterix and Obelix to go to Rome, find the wreath, and bring it back for the promised dinner. Can they save Vitalstatistix's honor?
Asterix in Corsica by Goscinny( Book )

227 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 1,396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asterix and Obelix help Chief Boneywasawarriorwayayix of Corsica foil Praetor Perfidius's plans and Julius Caesar's army
Asterix and Caesar's gift by Goscinny( Book )

159 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 1,263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julius Caesar gives Asterix's village to a retiring Centurian as a bonus, but he immediately trades it to a tavern keeper. When the tavern keeper and his family show up to take over ownership, the villagers refuse to leave, which leads to a chieftancy election and a showdown with the Romans
Asterix and the soothsayer by Goscinny( Book )

139 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It was a dark and stormy night, and a sinister visitor has arrived in the little Gaulish village where Asterix lives. Prolix claims he's a soothsayer, and the townsfolk believe every word he says. Only Asterix knows better. How can he make all his friends see the truth?
Asterix, the legionary by Goscinny( Book )

67 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in English and held by 1,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Romans draft the Gaul Tragicomix, Astérix and his friend Obelix enlist as legionnaries themselves in order to rescue their friend
Obelix & Co. by Goscinny( Book )

50 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,023 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Watch out! Julius Caesar has devised his most cunning attack yet on the indomitable Gauls. He has sent Caius Preposterus, a graduate of the Latin School of Economics, to corrupt them by introducing big business into their little town. But will wealth and success bring the Gauls happiness ... or trouble?
Asterix and the class act : fourteen all-new Asterix stories by Goscinny( Book )

66 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects fourteen stories about Asterix the Gaul never before published in English. Stories include the births of Asterix and Obelisk, how Obelix goes back to school, fashion in Ancient Gaul, the bid for the first Gaulish Olympics, and much more
Asterix and the great crossing by Goscinny( Book )

46 editions published between 1975 and 2014 in English and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While fishing at sea, Asterix and Obelix are blown off course. When they finally find land, the place and the people are like nothing they've experienced before
Asterix in Switzerland by Goscinny( Book )

57 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Quaestor Vexatius Sinusitus, who is about to expose the Roman governor's corruption, is poisoned, Asterix and Obelix go on a quest to find a certain flower for the antidote
Asterix in Belgium by Goscinny( Book )

43 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 921 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After fighting each other, the Belgian tribes and the Gauls must unite to prevent Caesar's legions from winning the day
Asterix and the Roman agent by Goscinny( Book )

58 editions published between 1970 and 2007 in English and German and held by 880 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julius Caesar resorts to psychological warfare to defeat the little Gaulish village: he's sent expert troublemaker Tortuous Convolulus to set friend against friend. Jealousy soon spreads as the Gauls become suspicious of each other. Somehow, Asterix must outwit the wily Convolulus
Nicholas on vacation by Goscinny( Book )

181 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nicholas, a young French schoolboy, heads for the beach with his parents and then to overnight camp with a new set of friends. Whether he's playing miniature golf, going on a fishing trip, or heading out to a treasure hunt in the middle of the night, he always seems to get into mischief
Astérix chez les Helvètes by Goscinny( Book )

214 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in 12 languages and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Roman governor has been embezzling a majority of the taxes he collects in order to finance a debauched lifestyle of never-ending parties. When a Roman investigator arrives, the governor serves him food laced with poison. Realizing his life is in danger, the investigator sends for the village druid, who agrees to brew an antidote. The Gaul lacks an essential ingredient, a flower called the 'silver star', and sends Asterix and Obelix to Helvetia (Switzerland) to retrieve it
Nicholas and the gang by Goscinny( Book )

160 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of stories that focuses on the whimsical adventures and misadventures of little Nicolas and his friends, both in school and out
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Coscinny, René, 1926-1977

Gexini 1926-1977

Gexini, Lenei 1926-1977


Goscinny 1926-1977

Goscinny-Cabu, ... 1926-1977

Goscinny, R.

Goscinny R. 1926-1977

Goscinny, Renatus.

Goscinny Renatus 1926-1977

Goscinny, René

Goscinny, René, 1926-1977

Goscinny-Uderzo, ... 1926-1977

Gosinī, 1926-1977

Gosinī, Renē, 1926-1977

Gosinny R. 1926-1977

Goskinios, René 1926-1977

Gospé 1926-1977

Gossinni 1926-1977

Gūsīnī, Ranah, 1926-1977

Gūsīnī Rīnī 1926-1977

Ǧussīnī, 1926-1977

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René Goscinny Frans filmregisseur

René Goscinny französischer Comic-Autor

René Goscinny French comic book artist and author

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Sempinny 1926-1977

Γκοσιννύ, Ρενέ, 1926-1977

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Госини Р. 1926-1977

Госинни Р. 1926-1977

Госинни, Рене, 1926-1977

Госкини Р. 1926-1977

Госсини Р. 1926-1977

Госсини, Рене, 1926-1977

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גאסיני רענע 1926-1977


גוסיני, 1926־1977

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רענע גאסיני

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گوسیني ريني 1926-1977

रेने गॉसिनी

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고시니, R. 1926-1977

고시니, 르네 1926-1977

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戈希尼 1926-1977

戈西尼 1926-1977

戈西尼, 勒内 1926-1977

Asterix and the banquetNicholasAsterix in SpainAsterix and the cauldronAsterix and the chieftain's shieldAsterix and the laurel wreathAsterix in CorsicaAsterix and Caesar's gift