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Saincantin, Jerome

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Most widely held works by Jerome Saincantin
Valerian. the complete collection by Pierre Christin( Book )

9 editions published between 2016 and 2018 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This first volume of the collection contains books 1 and 2 of the series: The City of Shifting Waters - in its original two parts, 9 pages longer format - and The Empire of a Thousand Planets. It also includes book 0, Bad Dreams, translated into English for the first time: the very first adventures of our two heroes, published after City and retroactively numbered. Finally, linking the volumes of this collection together, a long, exclusive interview with the authors and director Luc Besson is illustrated with new art as well as numerous sketches, studies and photographs from the latter's upcoming big-screen adaptation
Valerian : the complete collection by Pierre Christin( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This third book of the collected edition contains volumes 6 to 8: Ambassador of the Shadows, the story that directly inspired Luc Besson's film, On the False Earths, and Heroes of the Equinox. Over the course of these titles, Laureline takes her rightful place as the brains of the outfit, while Valerian fully embraces his role as anti-hero: always brave, but often a bit out of his depth. You will also find the end of the interview with Luc Besson and the authors, and an in-depth portrait of Jean-Claude Mezieres, the artist
Valerian : the complete collection by Pierre Christin( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this book you will find volumes 3 to 5: The Land Without Stars, Welcome to Alflolol and Birds of the Master - three stories that introduce the societal criticism aspect of the series. Battle of the sexes, totalitarianism and extreme productivism are lambasted, but never at the expense of fantasy or of the action. And as they travel from world to distant world, Laureline becomes a truly equal partner, far from the stereotypical female sidekick roles of the time. Finally, the second part of the exclusive interview with the authors and director Luc Besson is followed by an in-depth portrait of Pierre Christin, the writer"--
Emperor Smith by Morris( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucky Luke and Jolly Jumper arrive in Grass Town and make the acquaintance of Smith I, Emperor of the United States! A local rancher gone a bit looney, he's given his cowboys fancy uniforms and replaced their Colts with sabres, and he believes he's the true ruler of the country. The citizens of Grass Town publish his harmless proclamations in the newspaper. But is he truly harmless? What will Luke do if something upsets the relationship between the Emperor and his not-so-loyal subjects
Valerian and Laureline by Pierre Christin( Book )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Technorog is a planet essential to the economy of the Terran empire. For 200 years, it has been a centre of industry, research and agriculture. Suddenly, the indigenous population believed long extinct comes back to the planet they know as Alflolol. Earth's laws are strict: They must be allowed back on their ancestral grounds. But when Valerian and Laureline are assigned to facilitate their reinsertion, they see the difference between the letter of the law and its spirit
Valerian and Laureline by Pierre Christin( Book )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a rogue planet threatens a new Human colony, Valerian and Laureline are sent to investigate and discover a barren, rocky surface and a whole world beneath it! The people who live inside Zahir have never seen the stars. Divided along gender lines, torn by a senseless and bloody war, they are unaware that their planet is hurtling towards disaster. To stop it, the two agents of Galaxity will have to infiltrate both sides and force a reconciliation
Lucky Luke versus Pat Poker by Morris( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Having accepted the sheriff's job in Red City, Lucky Luke arrives to find a town entirely under the control of Pat Poker, a ruthless gambler, cheat and saloon owner, and his henchmen. His horse, clothes and revolver stolen, Luke decides to pass himself off as a harmless, bumbling tenderfoot, all the better to study his opponents and catch them unaware. Still, Pat won't give up easily, and keeping him behind bars might require some additional work"--
The vanishing by Fabien Vehlmann( Book )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five children wake up in a mysteriously deserted city. They must learn to survive - alone. - Publishers description
La machination Voronov by Yves Sente( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Soviet professor Voronov turns a deadly alien bacteria into a terrifying weapon that could be used to devastate the Western world, agents Blake and Mortimer are drawn into a lethal, shadowy war to defeat him
L'étrange rendez-vous by Jean van Hamme( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Blake and Mortimer head to the United States to investigate the mysterious circumstances surrounding the discovery of a 177-year-old body, which appears to have died very recently. The body is that of a Scottish major, Mortimer's forebear, who was leading a British military expedition to the US in 1777, where he was swallowed up by a strange multi-coloured light-beam shining down from the sky. Blake and Mortimer fight men in black armed with green-laser guns and soldiers emerging from the past in order to save the Earth from complete obliteration"--Publisher's web site
Valerian and Laureline by J.-C Mézières( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Valerian, shot to death in an Indian fortress. Valerian, dead in 19th century London. Valerian, gunned down in San Francisco's Chinatown - And Laureline, paired up with an unpleasantly arrogant historian from Galaxity, forced to witness every demise of the man she loves on a succession of re-enacted pieces of human history. A very strange case that will take the two spatio-temporal agents to the limits of their endurance as they hunt down the mysterious architect of the false Earths
Valerian and Laureline by J.-C Mézières( Book )

4 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Broke, without a job, their ship almost a scrap heap, Valerian and Laureline are stuck on Rubanis, unable to pay for repairs. So when a trio of old acquaintances introduces them to the head of the local police, who is looking for independent agents for a risky but well-paid mission, they accept readily enough. But Rubanis is the most corrupt planet in the entire galaxy. How are they to find out who really holds the reins of power there?
Valerian and Laureline by Pierre Christin( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The head of Galaxity's Spatio-Temporal Service himself has joined Valerian and Laureline at Inverloch Castle. There, among various human and alien allies, he explains to them the threat that looms over Earth: all of the recent incidents, all those important people gone mad and threatening to bring about the apocalypse... All of that is due to the malicious influence of the mysterious planet Hypsis. But Hypsis is a world that moves from system to system--it'll need to be pinpointed first..."--Amazon.com
The ballad of the Daltons and other stories by Morris( Book )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and French and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lawyer visits the Daltons in prison to explain that an uncle has bequeathed a fortune to them, but that they will only have access to it after shooting every member of the jury who sentenced him to hang and that in front of a very specific witness: Lucky Luke. One prison escape later, the four brothers are riding hard with a list of men to kill and a more or less captive Lucky Luke intent on making their task impossible
Daisy Town by Morris( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and French and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the Old West, towns grow like mushrooms. And the birth of a new city inevitably draws in desperados of all kinds. When Lucky Luke spends the night in brand new Daisy Town, he's forced to do a little cleaning up, and his skills rather impress the local population. So much so that they offer him the job of sheriff. The city is soon crime-free until the Dalton brothers ride into town
The Francis Blake affair by Jean van Hamme( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Scandal breaks in the London press: There is a mole in the Intelligence Service! And it appears without a doubt, on a photograph taken by agents of MI 5, that the mole wears the face of Francis Blake! Mortimer is determined to believe that his friend has been forced to act against his will. But the initial investigations sweep away this hypothesis: Blake has opened, under an assumed name, an account fed by payments coming from the Bahamas. In a few months, he has withdrawn £30,000-- more than 10 times his annual pay! With MI 5 agents planning to try Blake for high treason, or to kill him if needed, Mortimer decides to find his friend before they do. A long hunt begins"--Publisher's web site
Atlantis mystery by Edgar-P Jacobs( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Deep under San Migual island, rumoured to be the last emerging part of Atlantis, Professor Mortimer has discovered samples of a mysterious radioactive metal. Could it be the Atlanteans' legendary orichalcum? When he and his friend Blake set out on an expedition into the depths to find out, sabotage occurs at the hand of their old opponent Olrik. And soon, all three will be embroiled in a power struggle far bigger in scope than they could have imagined"--Page 4 of cover
The Daily Star by Morris( Book )

5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Horace Greeley is heading west with his printing press and his rock-solid belief in the power of the press, printing issues of his Daily Star as he goes. But his insistence on publishing the truth isn't making him universally loved. When Lucky Luke meets the quirky journalist, he agrees to help him settle in Dead End Gulch and protect him against those who would rather not see their dirty deeds in print
Spirou in New York by Tome( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Spirou and Fantasio have won a million dollars and a trip to New York City. How lucky! Well, maybe not that lucky, since it's all a plot by Don Cortizone to change his own fortune in his struggle against "The Mandarin"--By enlisting the help of truly lucky people. Before long, the two reporters find themselves in the middle of a shooting war between Italian Mafia and chinese Triad-- and they'll have to make their own luck"--Page 4 of cover
Birds of the master by Pierre Christin( Book )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Valerian and Laureline's ship has crash-landed on an uncharted planetoid. The two castaways quickly discover a vast ship cemetery, leading them to believe that their arrival was not an accident. Before long, they make contact with a population whose sole purpose seems to be to gather and produce food for a mysterious "Master." The Terran agents aren't going to be turned into slaves easily, but the Master enforces his will through his terrible agents: the Birds of Madness
 
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