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Tintin : Herg, and his creation

Author: Harry Thompson
Publisher: London : John Murray, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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The little black-and-white cartoon figure of Tintin first appeared in Belgium in 1929 in a Catholic newspaper where his creator, Herge, worked. Harry Thompson looks at the story of Herge, of Tintin and his origins, and beyond to when President de Gaulle could call Tintin 'his only rival'.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Hergé; Tintin, (Fictitious character); Hergé; Tintin, (Fictitious character)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Harry Thompson
ISBN: 9781848546721 1848546726
OCLC Number: 751832936
Description: 1 volume
Responsibility: by Harry Thompson.

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A fascinating and witty account of the life of Tintin, his creator, and the phenomenon that they became.  Read more...

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