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Goscinny 1926-1977

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Most widely held works by Goscinny
Asterix and Cleopatra by Goscinny( Book )

1,770 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 26 languages and held by 11,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gaul became a province of the Roman Empire after their conquest in the Gallic Wars of the 50s BC. After this, the Gauls were culturally assimilated into a Gallo-Roman culture until they eventually lost their tribal identities by the end of 1 AD. The humorous Asterix stories are set about 50 BC, when the Romans occupied the Gauls territory (modern day France) and some people still resisted the Roman occupation repeatedly. In this adventure, Asterix and his faithful bumbling sidekick Obelix meet the Britons
Nicholas by Goscinny( Book )

484 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 19 languages and held by 2,755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of stories focuses on the whimsical adventures and misadventures of little Nicolas and his friends at school and at play. Available to English-speaking children for the first time, this worldwide classic is one of a five book series that brings to life the day-to-day adventures of a young school boy--amusing, endearing, and always in trouble
Asterix and the Normans by Goscinny( Book )

383 editions published between 1960 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 2,510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Normans invade the Gaulish village, Asterix and his friends try to teach them the meaning of fear
Asterix and the banquet by Goscinny( Book )

288 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 2,235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gaul, now France, has always been famous for its food and drink, so when for a bet with the Romans, Asterix and Obelix travel round collecting local delicacies, they start on the journey home with all sorts of goodies. First, however, they must outwit two thieves!
Asterix the Gaul by Goscinny( Book )

290 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in 16 languages and held by 2,195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Roman Centurion Crismus Bonus finds out about Getafix's magic potion, he kidnaps the druid to force him to reveal the recipe, so Asterix joins his friend in captivity and together they two plan to whip up a surprise with truly hair-raising effects
Asterix in Corsica by Goscinny( Book )

241 editions published between 1970 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 1,553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asterix and Obelix help Chief Boneywasawarriorwayayix of Corsica foil Praetor Perfidius's plans and Julius Caesar's army
Asterix and the chieftain's shield by Goscinny( Book )

231 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 1,500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 album
Asterix and Caesar's gift by Goscinny( Book )

301 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 1,492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Caesar gives Tremensdelirius the deed to Asterixs village, he trades it for a drink in the tavern, and Asterix is not happy with the new owner. If Caesar offers a gift, be suspicious, very suspicious. Upon his release from the Roman Army, Tremensdelirius gets the deed to Asterix's little Gaulish village. But he swaps it for a drink in the tavern and soon the owner and his family are off to claim their prize. What's going to happen? Surprisingly, Asterix has a different view of the situation than his friends
Asterix and the Goths by Goscinny( Book )

224 editions published between 1963 and 2015 in 13 languages and held by 1,329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Whoops, it's happened again: Getafix has been kidnapped, this time by a raiding band of Goths. So it's onward and into Germania for Asterix and Getafix. But in the process of saving their druid, the two Gauls set off a whole series of tribal wars
Asterix, the legionary by Goscinny( Book )

203 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in 16 languages and held by 1,293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Romans draft the Gaul Tragicomix, Astérix and his friend Obelix enlist as legionnaries themselves in order to rescue their friend
Asterix at the Olympic games by Goscinny( Book )

58 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in English and held by 1,278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The athletes of the ancient world assemble in Athens for the Olympic Games and Asterix and the Gauls enter too. But, an artificial stimulant, magic potion, is banned from use. Can our friends win without it?
Asterix and the golden sickle by Goscinny( Book )

158 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in 15 languages and held by 1,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asterix and Obelix set out for Lutetia to buy a new golden sickle for Getafix the druid. 8 yrs+
Asterix in Belgium by Goscinny( Book )

123 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After fighting each other, the Belgian tribes and the Gauls must unite to prevent Caesar's legions from winning the day
Asterix and the soothsayer by Goscinny( Book )

137 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It was a dark and stormy night, and a sinister visitor has arrived in the little Gaulish village where Asterix lives. Prolix claims he's a soothsayer, and the townsfolk believe every word he says. Only Asterix knows better. How can he make all his friends see the truth?
Asterix and the laurel wreath by Goscinny( Book )

104 editions published between 1972 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,087 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chief Vitalstatistix has rashly bet his brother-in-law, the infuriating show-off Homeopathix, that he can get hold of Caesar's laurel wreath to season a stew. Of course, now it's up to Asterix and Obelix to go to Rome, find the wreath, and bring it back for the promised dinner. Can they save Vitalstatistix's honor?
Asterix the gladiator by Goscinny( Book )

42 editions published between 1964 and 2014 in English and held by 987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the bard is taken to Rome as a present for Caesar, Asterix and Obelix set out to rescue him, sailing with a Phoenician merchant. But how do our Gaulish friends come to end up training as gladiators?
Asterix in Switzerland by Goscinny( Book )

54 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in English and held by 894 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Quaestor Vexatius Sinusitus, who is about to expose the Roman governor's corruption, is poisoned, Asterix and Obelix go on a quest to find a certain flower for the antidote
Asterix and the class act : fourteen all-new Asterix stories by Goscinny( Book )

50 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents English translations of fourteen short, cartoon-style stories, originally published in French, featuring the characters of Asterix and Obelix, friends in ancient Gaul
Asterix and the Roman agent by Goscinny( Book )

57 editions published between 1970 and 2007 in English and German and held by 874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julius Caesar resorts to psychological warfare to defeat the little Gaulish village: he's sent expert troublemaker Tortuous Convolulus to set friend against friend. Jealousy soon spreads as the Gauls become suspicious of each other. Somehow, Asterix must outwit the wily Convolulus
Obelix & Co. by Goscinny( Book )

39 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Watch out! Julius Caesar has devised his most cunning attack yet on the indomitable Gauls. He has sent Caius Preposterus, a graduate of the Latin School of Economics, to corrupt them by introducing big business into their little town. But will wealth and success bring the Gauls happiness ... or trouble?
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Coscinny, René, 1926-1977

Gexini 1926-1977

Gexini, Lenei 1926-1977


Goscinny 1926-1977

Goscinny-Cabu, ... 1926-1977

Goscinny, R.

Goscinny R. 1926-1977

Goscinny, Renatus.

Goscinny Renatus 1926-1977

Goscinny, René

Goscinny, René, 1926-1977

Goscinny-Uderzo, ... 1926-1977

Gosinī, 1926-1977

Gosinī, Renē, 1926-1977

Gosinny R. 1926-1977

Goskinios, René 1926-1977

Gospé 1926-1977

Gossinni 1926-1977

Gūsīnī, Ranah, 1926-1977

Gūsīnī Rīnī 1926-1977

Ǧussīnī, 1926-1977

René Goscinny francuski twórca komiksów

René Goscinny Frans filmregisseur

René Goscinny französischer Comic-Autor

René Goscinny French comic book artist and author

René Goscinny fumettista e editore francese

René Goscinny jean- jacques sempé

Rʿenʿe Gʾosiyniy

Sempé-Goscinny, ... 1926-1977

Sempé-Goscinny псевдоним

Sempinny 1926-1977

Γκοσιννύ, Ρενέ, 1926-1977

Ρενέ Γκοσινί

Госини Р. 1926-1977

Госинни Р. 1926-1977

Госинни, Рене

Госинни, Рене, 1926-1977

Госкини Р. 1926-1977

Госсини Р. 1926-1977

Госсини, Рене, 1926-1977

Рене Госини

Рене Госіні

Сампе-Госини псевдоним

Семпе-Гессини псевдоним

Семпе-Госсини псевдоним


גאסיני רענע 1926-1977


גוסיני, 1926־1977

רנה גוסיני

רענע גאסיני

رنه گوسینی

رينيه جوسيني

گوسیني ريني 1926-1977

रेने गॉसिनी

রেনে গোসিনি

고시니, R. 1926-1977

고시니, 르네 1926-1977

르네 고시니


ゴシニ, ルネ

ゴッシニイ, ルネ



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戈西尼 1926-1977

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