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Asterix the Gaul

Author: Goscinny; Uderzo.; Anthea Bell; Derek Hockbridge
Publisher: London : Orion Books, 2004, ©1965.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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When Roman Centurion Crismus Bonus finds out about Getafix's magic potion, he kidnaps the druid to force him to reveal the recipe, so Asterix joins his friend in captivity and together they two plan to whip up a surprise with truly hair-raising effects.
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Genre/Form: Children's stories
Graphic novels
Comic books, strips, etc. Juvenile fiction
Translations into English
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Goscinny; Uderzo.; Anthea Bell; Derek Hockbridge
ISBN: 0752866044 9780752866048 0752866052 9780752866055
OCLC Number: 56195672
Language Note: Translated from the French.
Description: 48 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 29 cm.
Other Titles: Astérix le Gaulois.
Goscinny and Uderzo present an Asterix adventure
Responsibility: written by René Goscinny and illustrated by Albert Uderzo ; translated by Anthea Bell and Derek Hockridge.
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As for the English adaptations of Asterix, they represent a real triumph of the translator's art. Anthea Bell and Derek Hockridge have finessed every allusion and tweaked every joke, so that their Read more...

 
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