Asterix: Asterix and the Golden Sickle

Album 2

Author: René Goscinny

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 1444013092

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 48

View: 9968

It's a disaster - the druid Getafix has broken his golden sickle. Asterix and Obelix go to Lutetia (now Paris) to buy him a new one. Soon they are tangling with the criminal underworld of the big city - can they outwit Navishtrix, Clovogarlix and the sickle-trafficking gang? Will Getafix ever be able to brew magic potion again?

Asterix Omnibus Books 1, 2 And 3

Asterix the Gaul/Asterix the Golden Sickle/Asterix and the Goths

Author: Rene Goscinny,Albert Uderzo

Publisher: Orion

ISBN: 9780752891545

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 149

View: 6110

Collects three comics on the story of Asterix the Gaul, a strong, intelligent warrior, and the adventures he has while protecting his village from the invading Romans.

Asterix the Gaul

Author: René Goscinny,Albert Uderzo

Publisher: Asterix

ISBN: 9780752866048

Category: Humor

Page: 48

View: 457

The year is 50BC, and all Gaul is occupied. Only one small village of indomitable Gauls still holds out against the invaders. But how much longer can Asterix, Obelix and their friends resist the mighty Roman legions of Julius Caesar? Anything is possible, with a little cunning plus the druid Getafix's magic potions! Their effects can be truly hair-raising...

Asterix on the Warpath

Author: René Goscinny

Publisher: Asterix

ISBN: 9781510100428

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 14

View: 9316

Asterix and Obelix come to life in this brand new 3D pop-up book. Chaos erupts in the camp as Gaul turns on Gaul. Asterix and Obelix take on pirates on the perilous open seas. And the heroes come head-to-head with the troublesome Romans in an epic 3D battle.

Asterix the Gladiator, Asterix and the Banquet, Asterix and Cleopatra

Author: Rene Goscinny,Albert Uderzo

Publisher: Orion Publishing Company

ISBN: 9781409101321

Category: Humor

Page: 152

View: 8098

Collects three comics on the story of Asterix the Gaul, a strong, intelligent warrior, and the adventures he has while protecting his village from the invading Romans.

Asterix and the Golden Sickle

Author: Goscinny,Albert Uderzo

Publisher: Hambleton Hill Publishing

ISBN: 9780340212097

Category: Adventure and adventurers

Page: 48

View: 8012

Getafix has broken his golden sickle, so Asterix and Obelix visit Lutetia to buy a new one for him. But the sicklesmith--a cousin of Obelix--has vanished without a trace. Where could he have gone? And can Asterix solve the mystery and bring Getafix what he needs?

Asterix and the Goths

Author: René Goscinny,Albert Uderzo,Anthea Bell

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

ISBN: 9780752866154

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 48

View: 9459

Asterix and Obelix try to rescue Getafix, who has been kidnapped by the Goths.

Asterix Omnibus 9

Author: Rene Goscinny,Albert Uderzo

Publisher: Asterix

ISBN: 9781444009668

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 152

View: 1223

This special collector's edition features books 25 to 27 in one fabulous volume, in paperback for the first time. In ASTERIX AND THE GREAT DIVIDE, can Asterix, Obelix and Getafix ensure a happy ending for star-crossed lovers Melodrama and Histrionix, whose fathers are rival chieftains? Watch out for some interesting new magic potions... Asterix and Obelix must go prospecting in the Middle East in ASTERIX AND THE BLACK GOLD. Can they outwit the Roman secret agent Dubbelosix and his amazing folding chariot? In ASTERIX AND SON, who can have dumped a baby outside Asterix's hut? Why are the Romans after the baby - and just what plot is the treacherous Brutus hatching against Julius Caesar? There is no better way to enjoy the antics of our indomitable hero and his friends.

Asterix Omnibus 2

Author: Rene Uderzo,Albert Goscinny

Publisher: Asterix

ISBN: 9781444004243

Category: Fiction

Page: 156

View: 3141

In this special collectors' edition, books four to six are brought together in one fabulous volume for the first time ever. In ASTERIX THE GLADIATOR, Julius Caesar plans to throw the captured Cacofonix to the lions. Asterix and Obelix enlist as gladiators in order to rescue him, and teach their colleagues some interesting new tricks. In ASTERIX AND THE BANQUET, the Romans build a barricade around the Gaulish village. But Asterix and Obelix break out and travel the entire country, collecting local specialities along the way. Asterix, Obelix and co visit Egypt in ASTERIX AND CLEOPATRA, where they are entranced by the Sphinx, the pyramids and Cleopatra's nose. There is no better way to enjoy the antics of our indomitable hero and his friends.

ASTERIX IN BRITAIN (ASTERIX CHEZ LES BRETON

Author: Goscinny

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton Limited

ISBN: 9780340172216

Category: Astérix (Fictitious character)

Page: 48

View: 5983

The Romans have invaded Britain, but one village still holds out. Asterix and Obelix come to help, with a barrel of magic potion in hand. But to deliver the precious brew, the Gaulish heroes must face fog, rain, bad food, warm beer, and the Roman, too.

Asterix and the Class Act

Author: René Goscinny,Albert Uderzo

Publisher: Asterix

ISBN: 9780752866406

Category: Fiction

Page: 56

View: 5023

Stories cover where Asterix and Obelix were born, how Dogmatix becomes a Roman mascot, how Obelix finds himself under the mistletoe, and also presents some background information on the comic.

Comics as History, Comics as Literature

Roles of the Comic Book in Scholarship, Society, and Entertainment

Author: Annessa Ann Babic

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 1611475570

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 288

View: 4448

This anthology hosts a collection of essays examining the role of comics as portals for historical and academic content, while keeping the approach on an international market versus the American one.

Asterix the Gaul

Author: Goscinny,Uderzo,John Sessions

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780752871875

Category:

Page: 48

View: 7180

Gaul was divided into three parts. No, four parts - for one small village of indomitable Gauls still held out against the Roman invaders. rescue him with hair-raising results...

Asterix in Switzerland

Author: René Goscinny,Albert Uderzo

Publisher: Asterix

ISBN: 9780752866345

Category: Humor

Page: 48

View: 7113

Quaestor Vexatius Sinustitis, who is about to expose the Roman governor's creative accountancy, has been poisoned. Can Getafix brew an antidote? Only if Asterix and Obelix find a certain flower for the druid's potion in Helvetia. What with bank safes, cuckoo hourglasses, yodelling and holes in the cheese, they're soon on a real Helvetian roll.

Asterix And The Falling Sky

Album 33

Author: Albert Uderzo

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 1444013408

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 48

View: 9067

The Gauls have only one fear: that the sky may fall on their heads tomorrow. But tomorrow never comes, says Chief Vitalstatistix. Or does it? It looks as if it's come at last for Asterix, Obelix and the other villagers. And some surprising new characters fall along with the sky. Our friends soon find themselves in the middle of a space race...

Asterix and the Vikings

The Book of the Film

Author: René Goscinny

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 1444013424

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 80

View: 1312

When the Vikings kidnap Justforkix, the timid but very trendy son of one of Chief Vitalstatistix' closest and most powerful friends, believing he has the key to the secret of the magic potion, Asterix and Obelix are sent on one of their most dangerous missions. For they must voyage north to the Vikings' home territory and rescue Justforkix, before the Vikings find out he is not who they think he is, and make him pay the price. Meanwhile, the fact that the Vikings' chief's daughter, Abba, has fallen for Justforkix only makes matters more complicated...

Asterix Omnibus 4

Author: Rene Goscinny,Albert Uderzo

Publisher: Asterix

ISBN: 9781444004878

Category: Fiction

Page: 152

View: 8932

In this special collectors' edition, books ten to twelve are brought together in one fabulous volume. In ASTERIX THE LEGIONARY, Obelix is in love - but the lovely Panacea is engaged to Tragicomix, a conscript in the Roman army. Asterix and Obelix must join up to resue him. In ASTERIX AND THE CHIEFTAIN'S SHIELD, Caesar plans to hold a triumph using the shield of his defeated enemy, Vercingetorix, but the shielf is missing! Romans and Gauls race to track it down. The athletes of the ancient world assemble in ASTERIX AT THE OLYMPIC GAMES. Asterix and the Gauls enter the games, but magic potion is banned! Can our friends win without it? There is no better way to enjoy the antics of our indomitable hero and his friends.

Asterix Omnibus 6

Author: Rene Goscinny

Publisher: Asterix

ISBN: 9781444004915

Category: Fiction

Page: 152

View: 6053

This special collectors' edition features books 16 to 18 in one fabulous volume. In ASTERIX IN SWITZERLAND, a poisoning means Asterix and Obelix must go to Helvetia for an antidote. Can they overcome cuckoo hourglasses, yodelling and holes in the cheese? A housing estate lies at the heart of Caesar's new plan to crush the Gauls in THE MANSIONS OF THE GODS. Will the villagers be tempted by the chance to make money when the Roman tenants move in? In ASTERIX AND THE LAUREL WREATH, Chief Vitalstatistix wants a stew seasoned with Caesar's laurel wreath. Asterix and Obelix must fetch the wreath, but will their plan end in disaster or their own Roman triumph? There is no better way to enjoy the antics of our indomitable hero and his friends.