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Asterix and the class act / written by Rene Goscinny and Albert Uderzo ; illustrated by Albert Uderzo ; translated by Anthea Bell and Derek Hockridge.

By: Goscinny, 1926-1977.
Contributor(s): Uderzo | Bell, Anthea | Hockridge, Derek | Uderzo | Uderzo, 1927- | Uderzo [artist,, author.] | Bell, Anthea [translator.] | Hockridge, Derek [translator.] | Uderzo, Albert, 1927- [author.] | UDERZO, Albert illus | Uderzo, Albert, 1927- | Goscinny, 1926-1977 [author.] | Bell, Anthea (Translated By) | Hockridge, Derek (Translated By).
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Goscinny, Asterix adventure: 32.; Goscinny, Asterix adventure: ; Asterix adventure Uderzo. Asterix adventure: ; Uderzo. Asterix adventure: 32.; Goscinny, Aventure d'Astérix: Publisher: London : Orion Media, 2003Description: 56 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 30 m.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 0752860682; 9780752866406 (pbk.).Subject(s): Astérix (Fictitious character) -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Juvenile fiction | Obelix (Fictitious character : Uderzo) -- Comic books, strips, etc. -- Juvenile fiction | Comic books, strips, etc. -- France -- Juvenile fiction | Caricatures and cartoons -- Juvenile fiction | Children's stories, French -- Translations into English -- Juvenile fiction | Gauls -- Juvenile fiction | Rome (Italy) -- History -- 510-30 B.C., Republic -- Juvenile fiction | Gaul -- Juvenile fictionGenre/Form: Graphic novels. | Action and adventure fiction. | Humorous fiction. | Children's stories.DDC classification: 741.5944
Contents:
"Goscinny and Uderzo present fourteen all-new Asterix stories"--t.p. -Collects fourteen stories about Asterix the Gaul never before published in English. Stories include the births of Asterix and Obelisk, how Obelix goes back to school, fashion in Ancient Gaul, the bid for the first Gaulish Olympics, and much more.
Summary: "Asterix and the class act" sees our favourite hero in fine form in this collection of short stories, including 10 short stories by Goscinny and Uderzo and a further 2 brand-new short stories created by Albert Uderzo.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

Vintage Asterx!
14 new stories including tales of:
The day Asterix and Obelix were born (in the middle of a village fish fight);
How Obelix goes back to school;
Fashion in Ancient Gaul;
How Dogamatirx helps the village cockerel win a duel;
And how he is adopted as a Roman mascot;
Asterix as you've never seen him before;
Obelix's adventures under the mistletoe;
The bid for the very first Gaulish Olympics;
The birth of an idea - the story of the creation of Asterix;
And much, much more.

At head of title: Goscinny and Uderzo present An Asterix adventure.

"Fourteen all-new Asterix stories" --T.p.

14 short stories, some previously published in the magazine Pilote, including how the authors thought up Asterix and Obelix.

"Goscinny and Uderzo present fourteen all-new Asterix stories"--t.p. -Collects fourteen stories about Asterix the Gaul never before published in English. Stories include the births of Asterix and Obelisk, how Obelix goes back to school, fashion in Ancient Gaul, the bid for the first Gaulish Olympics, and much more.

"Asterix and the class act" sees our favourite hero in fine form in this collection of short stories, including 10 short stories by Goscinny and Uderzo and a further 2 brand-new short stories created by Albert Uderzo.

Translated from the French.

Shelved at STAR Books

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