skip to content
The secret of the unicorn Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The secret of the unicorn

Author: Hergé; Michael L Turner; Leslie Lonsdale-Cooper; Michael Turner; Michael R Turner
Publisher: London : Egmont, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
When Tintin stumbles across a model ship at the Old Street Market, he buys it as a gift for his friend Captain Haddock. But this isn't just any old model ship - it's the Unicorn, built by one of Haddock's ancestors, and it holds a clue to finding the treasure of a notorious pirate! Tintin and Haddock aren't the only ones on the trail of the priceless loot and Tintin gets kidnapped by crooks! Can he escape and  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Children's graphic novels
Children's fiction
Comic books, strips, etc
Graphic novels
Action and adventure fiction
Action and adventure comics
Comics (Graphic works)
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Juvenile literature
Comic books, strips, etc. Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hergé; Michael L Turner; Leslie Lonsdale-Cooper; Michael Turner; Michael R Turner
ISBN: 9781405206228 1405206225 9781742970509 1742970508 9781405208109 1405208104
OCLC Number: 1057597432
Language Note: Translated from the French.
Notes: Sequel is: Red Rackham's treasure.
Translation from the French of: Le secret de la Licorne.
Originally published in English: London : Methuen Children's, 1959. Originally published in French, 1946.
Description: 62 pages : color illustrations ; 30 cm.
Other Titles: Secret de la licorne.
Responsibility: Hergé ; [translated by Leslie Lonsdale-Cooper and Michael Turner].

Abstract:

When Tintin stumbles across a model ship at the Old Street Market, he buys it as a gift for his friend Captain Haddock. But this isn't just any old model ship ...it's the Unicorn. Built by one of  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

Tintin shows young readers that the world in all its complexity is theirs to bestride * The Wall Street Journal *

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1057597432> # The secret of the unicorn
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    bgn:translationOfWork <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1057597432#CreativeWork/unidentifiedOriginalWork> ; # Secret de la licorne.
    library:oclcnum "1057597432" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/741.59493/e21/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4160055133#Topic/caricatures_and_cartoons> ; # Caricatures and cartoons
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4160055133#Topic/journalists> ; # Journalists
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4160055133#Topic/pirates> ; # Pirates
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4160055133#Topic/graphic_novels> ; # Graphic novels
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4160055133#Topic/criminals> ; # Criminals
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4160055133#Topic/adventure_stories> ; # Adventure stories
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4160055133#Topic/crime> ; # Crime
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4160055133#Topic/tintin_fictitious_character> ; # Tintin (Fictitious character)
    schema:audience <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1057597432#Audience> ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4160055133#Person/lonsdale_cooper_leslie> ; # Leslie Lonsdale-Cooper
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4160055133#Person/turner_michael_l_1929> ; # Michael L. Turner
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4160055133#Person/turner_michael_r> ; # Michael R. Turner
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4160055133#Person/turner_michael> ; # Michael Turner
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4160055133#Person/herge_1907_1983> ; # Hergé
    schema:datePublished "2011" ;
    schema:description "When Tintin stumbles across a model ship at the Old Street Market, he buys it as a gift for his friend Captain Haddock. But this isn't just any old model ship - it's the Unicorn, built by one of Haddock's ancestors, and it holds a clue to finding the treasure of a notorious pirate! Tintin and Haddock aren't the only ones on the trail of the priceless loot and Tintin gets kidnapped by crooks! Can he escape and discover the Unicorn's secret?"@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4160055133> ; # Secret de la licorne.
    schema:genre "Juvenile works"@en ;
    schema:genre "Action and adventure fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Comics (Graphic works)"@en ;
    schema:genre "Children's graphic novels"@en ;
    schema:genre "Children's fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Action and adventure comics"@en ;
    schema:genre "Graphic novels"@en ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Comic books, strips, etc."@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4160055133#Series/aventures_de_tintin> ; # Aventures de Tintin.
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4160055133#Series/adventures_of_tintin> ; # Adventures of Tintin.
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4160055133#Series/the_adventures_of_tintin> ; # The adventures of Tintin
    schema:name "The secret of the unicorn"@en ;
    schema:productID "1057597432" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1057597432#PublicationEvent/london_egmont_2011> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4160055133#Agent/egmont> ; # Egmont
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781405208109> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781405206228> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781742970509> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB9126395> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1057597432> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4160055133#Person/herge_1907_1983> # Hergé
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1907" ;
    schema:deathDate "1983" ;
    schema:givenName "Hergé" ;
    schema:name "Hergé" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4160055133#Person/lonsdale_cooper_leslie> # Leslie Lonsdale-Cooper
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Lonsdale-Cooper" ;
    schema:givenName "Leslie" ;
    schema:name "Leslie Lonsdale-Cooper" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4160055133#Person/turner_michael> # Michael Turner
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Turner" ;
    schema:givenName "Michael" ;
    schema:name "Michael Turner" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4160055133#Person/turner_michael_l_1929> # Michael L. Turner
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1929" ;
    schema:familyName "Turner" ;
    schema:givenName "Michael L." ;
    schema:name "Michael L. Turner" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4160055133#Person/turner_michael_r> # Michael R. Turner
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Turner" ;
    schema:givenName "Michael R." ;
    schema:name "Michael R. Turner" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4160055133#Series/adventures_of_tintin> # Adventures of Tintin.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1057597432> ; # The secret of the unicorn
    schema:name "Adventures of Tintin." ;
    schema:name "Adventures of Tintin ;" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4160055133#Series/the_adventures_of_tintin> # The adventures of Tintin
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1057597432> ; # The secret of the unicorn
    schema:name "The adventures of Tintin" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4160055133#Topic/adventure_stories> # Adventure stories
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Adventure stories"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4160055133#Topic/caricatures_and_cartoons> # Caricatures and cartoons
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Caricatures and cartoons"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4160055133#Topic/tintin_fictitious_character> # Tintin (Fictitious character)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Tintin (Fictitious character)"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4160055133> # Secret de la licorne.
    schema:name "Secret de la licorne." ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781405206228>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1405206225" ;
    schema:isbn "9781405206228" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781405208109>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1405208104" ;
    schema:isbn "9781405208109" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781742970509>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1742970508" ;
    schema:isbn "9781742970509" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1057597432#CreativeWork/unidentifiedOriginalWork> # Secret de la licorne.
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:inLanguage "fr" ;
    schema:name "Secret de la licorne." ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.