Asterix Omnibus #11 (Asterix And The Actress #31, Asterix And The Class Act #32 & Asterix And The Falling Sky #33)

Author: René Goscinny
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Stock information

General Fields

  • : $35.00(AUD)
  • : 9781444004267
  • : Hachette Children's Group
  • : Orion Children's Books (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
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  • : October 2012
  • : 287mm X 216mm
  • : 39.99
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  • : books

Special Fields

  • : RenĂ© Goscinny
  • : Asterix Omnibus
  • : Paperback
  • : 1
  • : Albert Uderzo
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  • : 168
  • : chiefly col. ill
Barcode 9781444004267
9781444004267

Description

In this special collectors' edition, three great Asterix albums are collected in one fabulous volume for the first time ever. In ASTERIX AND THE ACTRESS, Asterix and Obelix celebrate their joint birthday party - and some surprise guests have been invitied! ASTERIX AND THE CLASS ACT contains 14 stories, including tales of the day Asterix and Obelix were born (in the middle of a village fist fight). In ASTERIX AND THE FALLING SKY, the Gauls' one fear - that the sky may fall on their heads - looks like it might come true...There is no better way to enjoy the antics of our indomitable hero and his friends.

Promotion info

A special collector's edition of three Asterix stories in one volume - Asterix and the Actress, Asterix and the Class Act, Asterix and the Falling Sky.

Reviews

"Wit, humane insights, and physical antics allow readers to join the fun... has cross-generational appeal." - "Booklist"

Author description

Rene Goscinny was born in Paris in 1926, and spent most of his childhood in Argentina, before eventually moving to Paris in 1951. He died in 1977. Albert Uderzo was born in 1927 in a small village in Marne, France. He met Rene Goscinny in 1951 and on 29 October 1959 their most famous creation, Asterix, made his first appearance on page 20 of PILOTE. ASTERIX THE GAUL, their first album, was published in 1961 and there have now been 34 Asterix albums. Albert Uderzo was born in 1927 in a small village in Marne, France. He met Rene Goscinny in 1951 and on 29 October 1959 their most famous creation, Asterix, made his first appearance on page 20 of Pilote. Asterix the Gaul, their first album, was published in 1961 and there have now been 34 Asterix albums.