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Hockridge, Derek

Works: 76 works in 522 publications in 3 languages and 9,584 library holdings
Genres: Graphic novels  Comic books, strips, etc  Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Comics (Graphic works)  Caricatures and cartoons  Pictorial works  Adventure stories  Pop-up books 
Roles: Translator
Classifications: PN6748.A8, 741.5944
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Publications about Derek Hockridge
Publications by Derek Hockridge
Most widely held works about Derek Hockridge
Most widely held works by Derek Hockridge
Asterix and the banquet by Goscinny( Book )
25 editions published between 1962 and 2014 in English and held by 1,103 libraries worldwide
Asterix and Obelix set out for Lutetia to buy a new golden sickle for Getafix the druid. 8 yrs+
Asterix the gladiator by Goscinny( Book )
58 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in English and French and held by 962 libraries worldwide
It is 50 B.C. and all of Gaul is occupied by the Romans, all but a small village of indomitable Gauls
Asterix in Britain by Goscinny( Book )
22 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in English and French and held by 638 libraries worldwide
"One little ancient British village still holds out against the Roman invaders. Asterix and Obelix are invited to help"--Cover
Obelix & Co. by Goscinny( Book )
10 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in English and held by 461 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 actress by Uderzo( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 406 libraries worldwide
"The first new Asterix book for five years sees Asterix and Obelix celebrating their joint birthday party back in the Gaulish village -- and some surprise guests have been invited! Meanwhile, Julius Caesar has to deal with his old enemy Pompey, who is looking for supporters among the legions stationed in Gaul. And just what part do two old friends play in the story, Tremensdelirius and the lovely Panacea? After many exciting adventures, all is finally revealed."--Page 4 of cover
Asterix and the falling sky by Uderzo( Book )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 392 libraries worldwide
The Gauls have only one fear: that the sky may fall on their heads tomorrow. But tomorrow never comes, says the chief or does it? It looks as if it's come at last for Asterix, Obelix and the other villagers
Asterix and the big fight by Goscinny( Book )
18 editions published between 1966 and 2004 in English and French and held by 391 libraries worldwide
A collaborator in ancient Gaul? There's something very fishy going on. One way or another the fight for control of the village between Vitalstatistix and his rival is bound to be a knockout
Asterix at the Olympic games by Goscinny( Book )
28 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in English and held by 344 libraries worldwide
The famous Olympic Games are to be held in Athens - and Asterix, Obelix and their friends enter. The competition will be formidable but our heroes are determined they will find a way to win
Asterix and the class act : fourteen all-new Asterix stories by Goscinny( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 319 libraries worldwide
Presents English translations of fourteen short, cartoon-style stories, originally published in French, featuring the characters of Asterix and Obelix, friends in ancient Gaul
Asterix and the secret weapon by Uderzo( Book )
11 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 283 libraries worldwide
A new bard causes trouble in the village, and Caesar has a surprising secret weapon
Asterix and son by Uderzo( Book )
18 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 280 libraries worldwide
When someone's leaves a little boy in a basket outside Asterix's hut, it's two Gauls and a baby in the days of the Roman Empire! Through Asterix and Obelix have more experience whopping legionnaires than diapering infants, they do their best. Also new to childcare: the sneaky Prefect of Gaul, Crismus Cactus, who's masquerading as a nursemaid. Why do the Romans want this baby? And, what plot is the treacherous Brutus hatching against Caesar? Asterix must find out
Asterix and the Roman agent by Goscinny( Book )
20 editions published between 1972 and 2004 in English and held by 275 libraries worldwide
Asterix, Obelix, and Getafix attempt to outwit the greedy Tortuous Convolvulus who is trying to make the Gauls suspect each other of treachery
Asterix and the Normans by Goscinny( Book )
24 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in English and held by 273 libraries worldwide
A Norman invasion of the Gaulish village! But only trendy teenager Justforkix, visiting from Lutetia, fears them, for the Gauls have their magic potion. But the Normans themselves want to learn the meaning of fear: can Aterix and his friends teach them? Another secret weapon is brought into play... and at long last the bard Cacofonix wins the appreciation due to him. -- back cover
Asterix and the great divide by Uderzo( Book )
17 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in English and held by 252 libraries worldwide
Asterix, Obelix, and Getafix must reunite a village which is divided physically and politically
Asterix and Caesar's gift by Goscinny( Book )
15 editions published between 1974 and 2004 in English and held by 229 libraries worldwide
When Caesar gives Tremensdelirius the deed to Asterixs village, he trades it for a drink in the tavern, and Asterix is not happy with the new owner. If Caesar offers a gift, be suspicious, very suspicious. Upon his release from the Roman Army, Tremensdelirius gets the deed to Asterix's little Gaulish village. But he swaps it for a drink in the tavern and soon the owner and his family are off to claim their prize. What's going to happen? Surprisingly, Asterix has a different view of the situation than his friends
Asterix and the cauldron by Goscinny( Book )
15 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and held by 219 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. Can Asterix and Obelix recover the riches?
Asterix omnibus. Asterix and the big fight, Asterix in Britain, Asterix and the Normans by Goscinny( Book )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 216 libraries worldwide
A collector's edition, featuring three favorite stories. In Asterix the Legionary, Asterix and Obelix head to battle to rescue Tragicomix, whom the Romans have forcibly conscripted. The two find their friend{u2026}and cause a BIG commotion, too. It's a race to the finish in Asterix and the Chieftain's Shield as the Romans and the Gauls both try to track down a missing shield that Caesar needs for a triumphant ceremony. Can Asterix and his friends find it first? And Asterix and the Gauls go for the gold in Asterix at the Olympic Games--but their magic potion is banned! Can our heroes win without it?
How Obelix fell into the magic potion when he was a little boy by Goscinny( Book )
2 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 213 libraries worldwide
The truth at last! The world had to know the answer to the mystery that has been keeping it on the edge of its seat for more than two thousand years. We all know that Obelix fell into the cauldron of magic potion when he was a little boy (We'll never hear the last of it! as he often says) but we've never known how. Well, the time has come... And given his involvement in this dark affair, we have asked Asterix to tell you everything. -- back cover
Asterix and Cleopatra by Goscinny( Book )
19 editions published between 1969 and 2004 in English and held by 207 libraries worldwide
When Queen Cleopatra promises to build the Roman emperor a new palace, Asterix and his Gallic cohorts get involved and end up outwitting the Roman army
Asterix and the great crossing by Goscinny( Book )
12 editions published between 1975 and 2004 in English and held by 200 libraries worldwide
Land ho! Asterix and Obelix had been lost at sea, but they've finally reached what they think is a Roman colony. Then the Vikings turn up on a voyage of discovery, and the two Gauls realize that they've done something greater and more important: they've discovered a strange New World
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English (324)
French (5)
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