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Asterix Omnibus #1 (Asterix the Gaul, Asterix and the Golden Sickle, Asterix and the Goths)

Asterix Omnibus #1 (Asterix the Gaul, Asterix and the Golden Sickle, Asterix and the Goths)

Author: Rene Goscinny
Series: Asterix Omnibus #1
$35.00(AUD)  inc GST
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Description

In this special collectors' edition, the first three Asterix stories are collected in one fabulous volume. In ASTERIX THE GAUL, we join Asterix, Obleix and co as they try to defend one small village in Gaul from the mighty legionaires of Rome who surround them. Disaster strikes the Gaulish village in ASTERIX AND THE GOLDEN SICKLE, as Getafix the druid has broken his golden sickle which means no more magic potion. In ASTERIX AND THE GOTHS, Getafix is kidnapped by the Goths so Asterix and Obelix have to ride to the rescue. 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

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 33 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.

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9781444004236
  • : Hachette Children's Group
  • : Orion Children's Books
  • : March 2011
  • : 287mm X 216mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : March 2018
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 1
  • : Paperback
  • : Rene Goscinny
  • : Colour
  • : 152
  • : 741.5944
  • : Albert Uderzo