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Tardi, Jacques

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Most widely held works by Jacques Tardi
It was the war of the trenches by Jacques Tardi( Book )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The experiences of World War I from the perspectives of soldiers on the battle field and their families at home
The Arctic marauder by Jacques Tardi( Book )

35 editions published between 1974 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1889, Jérôme Plumier investigates a series of explosive shipwrecks in the Arctic Ocean that occur after the crew spots a ghost ship among icebergs
Goddamn this war! by Jacques Tardi( Book )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Initially serialized in six newspaper-format pamphlets, and then released into two volumes, this is the ninth volume of Tardi's work to be released in English by Fantagraphics Books, a comic rendering of the tragic aspects of World War I
West coast blues by Jacques Tardi( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and Dutch and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"George Gerfaut, aimless young executive and desultory family man, witnesses a murder and finds himself sucked into a spiral of violence involving an exiled war criminal and two hired assassins. Adapting to the exigencies of his new life on the run with shocking ease, Gerfaut abandons his comfortable middle-class life for several months (including a sojourn in the countryside after an attempt to ride the rails turns spectacularly bad) until, joined with a new ally, he finally returns to settle all accounts-- with brutal, bloody interest"--Publisher's web site
You are There by Jean-Claude Forest( Book )

26 editions published between 1979 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"You Are There is set on a small island off the coast of France, where unscrupulous landowners have succeeded in overtaking the land from the last heir of a previously wealthy family. That heir, whose domain, in a Beckettian twist, is now reduced to the walls that border these patches of land he used to own, prowls the walls all day, eking out a living by collecting tolls at each gate. His seemingly hopeless struggle to recover his birthright becomes complicated as the government sees a way of using his plight for the sake of political expediency, and the romantic intervention of the daughter of one of the landowners (who has her own sordid history with the politician) engenders further difficulties, culminating in an apocalyptic, hallucinatory finale"--Publisher's web site
New York mon amour by Jacques Tardi( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a collection of four graphic novel stories set in New York City during the early 1980s
Pterror over Paris ; and, the Eiffel Tower demon by Jacques Tardi( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adèle becomes involved in an interlocking series of mysteries that involve a revived pterodactyl, an execution attempt, a frightful on-stage murder, and a demon from the depths of hell
The bloody streets of Paris by Jacques Tardi( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nestor Burma, ace detective, is France's answer to Raymond Chandler's Philip Marlowe. ... Set in the early days of World War II, in German-occupied France, Nestor Burma must survive and work in a country ruled by Nazis who literally hold the power of life and death over everyone in France. In an attempt to fulfill a dying man's plea, Nestor Burma, owner of the Fiat Lux Detective Agency in Paris, finds himself quickly enmeshed in a dangerous web of deceit and betrayal involving French collaborators and the terrifying, all-powerful Gestapo. ..."--Page 4 of cover
Run like crazy, run like hell by Jacques Tardi( Book )

2 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the latest Machette-Tardi neo-noir graphic novel, an industrialist hires a nanny out of an asylum, planning to use her as a scapegoat; then things go horribly wrong
120, rue de la gare by Léo Malet( Book )

31 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Krimi während des 2. Weltkrieges: Die Handlung dieses Comics beginnt 1940 in einem deutschen Straflager, wo Nestor Burma eine Adresse und eine geheimnisvolle Botschaft von einem Sterbenden erhält. Nachdem Burma krankheitsbedingt entlassen wird, versucht er in Lyon und Paris das Rätsel dieser letzten Worte zu lösen und stösst dabei auf ein ominöses Komplott, in das auch mehrere seiner Freunde und alten Kollegen verwickelt sind. Am Ende werden aber, wie in jedem guten Krimi, alle Verdächtigen an einem Ort versammelt und Nestor Burma entlarvt den Täter. Die Geschichte ist sehr spannend und die schwarzweissen Bilder zeigen uns detailreich die Kriegsjahre. Ab 14 Jahren, gut, Stephanie Wagner
Putain de guerre ! : 1914-1915-1916 by Jacques Tardi( Book )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in French and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Premier volet d'un diptyque qui consacre une quinzaine de pages à chacune des années de la Première Guerre mondiale, vue au ras du sol à travers les yeux d'un poilu, dans toute son horreur sanglante. Un récit de fiction qui colle de près aux faits historiques. Ces derniers sont présentés de façon détaillée par un historien dans la seconde partie du volume. Dessin d'une grande expressivité. [SDM]
The Enchanted pig : Rumanian fairy tale( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After each of her two elder sisters marries a fine lord, the youngest princess is devastated when a pig comes to the castle and asks for her hand
Brouillard au pont de Tolbiac by Léo Malet( Book )

20 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in French and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bandes dessinées. Illustration fidèle, quoique très personnelle, du roman écrit en 1956 où se retrouve le détective Nestor Burma embringué dans une affaire "embrouillée"
Le démon de la tour Eiffel by Jacques Tardi( Book )

27 editions published between 1976 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Momies en folie by Jacques Tardi( Book )

27 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this graphic novel Adèle Blanc-sec helps resolve the mystery of walking mummies in the Paris of beginning of the twentieth century
La débauche by Jacques Tardi( Book )

17 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in French and Undetermined and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Un matin, au Jardin des Plantes, les visiteurs découvrent un étrange pensionnaire. Qui est ce 'chômer d'Europe', enfermé dans un cage? D'épopée médiatique, ce spectacle incongru se transforme beintôt en affaire policière. Encensée par la critique et le public, un œvre jubilatoire, qui mêle le suspense à l a satire sociale"--Page 4 of cover
Adèle et la bête by Jacques Tardi( Book )

16 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le savant fou by Jacques Tardi( Book )

25 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in French and Dutch and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Troisim̈e p̌isode d'Adl̈e, cette hřon̐e de la Belle Epoque face ̉des aventures dignes de Marcel Allain ou de Gaston Leroux. Humour rose et noir et climat de l'p̌oque bien reconstitu.̌
Like a sniper lining up his shot by Jacques Tardi( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Martin Terrier, ice-cold mercenary-turned-contract-killer, has his future all mapped out: He has just executed what he intends to be his final job and is ready to move on to the next phase of his life, which involves discreet retirement accompanied by a long-lost girlfriend. But Terrier's employers are emphatically not pleased with his decision, old enemies begin to re-emerge, and soon Terrier is forced to once again ply his brutal trade."--Cover page 4
Le noyé à deux têtes by Jacques Tardi( Book )

19 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
It was the war of the trenches
Alternative Names
Daeninckx-Tardi, ... 1946-

Jacques Tardi Artist

Jacques Tardi Frans schrijver

Jacques Tardi französischer Comiczeichner

Jacques Tardi fumettista francese

Jacques Tardi skrivagner gallek


Tardi 1946-....

Tardi-Boujut, ... 1946-

Tardi-Daeninckx, ... 1946-

Tardi, J. 1946-

Tardi, J. (Jacques)

Tardi-Legrand, ... 1946-

Tardi-Manchette, ... 1946-

Tardi, Pierre Christin-Jacques 1946-

Tardi-Siniac, ... 1946-

Tardi-Verney, ... 1946-

Жак Тарді

타르디 1946-

타르디, 자크 1946-



タルディ, ジャック


French (226)

English (60)

Dutch (21)

Spanish (11)

German (6)

Swedish (4)

Italian (2)

Finnish (1)

The Arctic marauderWest coast bluesYou are TherePterror over Paris ; and, the Eiffel Tower demonThe bloody streets of ParisLike a sniper lining up his shotJacques Tardi: la conciencia crítica de la historieta francesa contemporánea