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Spear, Luke

Overview
Works: 108 works in 155 publications in 1 language and 1,036 library holdings
Genres: Graphic novels  Comic books, strips, etc  Western comic books, strips, etc  Fiction  Juvenile works  Comics (Graphic works)  History  Young adult works  Adventure stories  Science fiction comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Translator, Author
Classifications: PZ7.7.M67, 741.5
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Luke Spear
The stagecoach by Morris( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overview: Plagued by constant bandit attacks, Wells Fargo is falling on hard times. To restore public trust in their services, the company sends one well-publicized stagecoach from Denver to San Francisco. It will have the best whip as driver, a motley crew of daring passengers, and-to escort them and a precious cargo of gold-none other than Lucky Luke. A wise precaution, because every desperado in the country will be waiting on the coach's planned route
Barbed wire on the prairie by Morris( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucky Luke mediates a dispute between cowboys and cattle breeders, led by Cass Casey, and farmers wanting to protect their fields by putting up barbed wire fences
The Oklahoma land rush by Morris( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After buying the Oklahoma territory back from the Native Americans, the United States government hires Lucky Luke to empty the land of all squatters before they open the land to settlers
The escort by Morris( Book )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucky Luke must get Billy the Kid to New Mexico so he can be tried and put in jail. They both set out on the road, Lucky Luke assisted by Rin Tin Can. But Bert Malloy has promised the Kid he would set him free
The Dalton cousins by Morris( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joe, Jack, William, and Averell Dalton--the less-notorious cousins of the late Dalton brothers--are out for revenge against Lucky Luke, the lawman who brought their cousins to justice
The Rameses' revenge by De Gieter( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papyrus, a young peasant in ancient Egypt, is a mischievous boy, crafty and courageous. Protected by a magic sword, he saves Princess Theti-Cheri, becoming her protector and confidant. He keeps busy protecting his friend from the plots woven by the priests of Amon or by cheating princes trying to make her disappear. On the way to Abu-Simbel, Theti-Cheri and Papyrus face two bands of plunderers who want to seize a treasure guarded by the four colossi of Rameses' temple
Green Manor by Bodart( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At first sight, nothing would make the very select club called Green Manor stand out from any other English club. Yet behind its thick walls, sunk into its deep chairs, hides the biggest bunch of con artists, bandits, and murderers that Queen Victoria's England has ever seen
Imhotep's transformation by De Gieter( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papyrus and his friend Imhotep head off for Sakkarah, where a statue must be erected to give praise to the pharaoh. While navigating the Nile, they save an old man threatened by a crocodile. In Sakarah, the pharaoh has been poisoned, so the young heroes decide to have the old man they saved play the role of pharaoh, as the two men look alike, while Papyrus and Imhotep search for an antidote
Biggles Spitfire parade by Francis Bergèse( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thorgal, child of the stars by Jean van Hamme( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the wild and inhospitable European far north, in the land of Scandinavian myths and runic legends, Viking warriors discover a child in a space capsule. Leif Haraldson adopts him and gives him the names of his gods: Thorgal Aegirsson, son of Aegir (master of the sea). Upon Leif's death, the Viking chief Gandalf the Insane keeps Thorgal away from others. Only the friendship of Aaricia, the daughter of Gandalf, brightens up Thorgal's solitary childhood
Largo Winch by Philippe Francq( Book )

2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Largo's best friend, Simon Ovronnaz, is being targeted by the secret services of Myanmar (formerly Burma). Simon and his girlfriend are wrongfully convicted of murder and imprisoned. After a very flawed trial, Simon is condemned to death and transferred to the infamous Fort Makiling. Blissfully ignorant of his friend's fate, Largo is enjoying a romantic adventure at the top of the world, while the plot against him deepens dangerously
Jesse James by Goscinny( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucky Luke, a hero of the Old West who is dedicated to seeing that justice is served, wants to take down Jesse James for all of his wrongdoings
Biggles recounts the Falklands War by Bernard Asso( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the key events of the Falklands War of 1982. In graphic novel format. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
Ghost town by Goscinny( Book )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Graphic Novel. The comic strip character who can shoot faster than his own shadow ... the character of Lucky Luke became a legend thanks to Morris (his creator) and Goscinny (who is the writer of Asterix). Lucky Luke, Yakari and Clifton are proven winners with kids and its wonderful to see them back in print in English. 7 yrs+
Tortillas for the Daltons by Goscinny( Book )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Just as the infamous Daltons are being transferred to a Mexican prison, robbers attack the van and 'kidnap' the Daltons without realising it. Disappointed with their booty, they decide to hang the four brothers. The governor sends Luke to their rescue
Thorgal by Jean van Hamme( )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jolan has become a robust kid who is interested in everything. The strange signs he draws without knowing their meaning thoroughly intrigue his parents. During one escapade, he makes friends with a boy his age. The child seems to be lost and is terrified of adults. Along with being deaf and mute, he cannot answer questions raised by his mysterious presence. Surprised by a storm, Thorgal has been taken in by an old couple. Without boat or money, he can't return to his village. Perhaps an archery competition will allow him to buy a new boat. Of all the competitors, the beautiful Kriss de Valnor is without any doubt the most formidable... This two-volume book includes "Alinoe"
On the edge of life by Roger Leloup( Book )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yoko Tsuno is called to the bedside of her friend Ingrid, who is struck down by a mysterious disease that leaves her powerless. She soon realizes that a strange vampire dressed all in black is shadowing her. Suggested level: intermediate, junior secondary
Papyrus by De Gieter( )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papyrus and his friend Imhotep head off for Sakkarah, where a statue must be erected to give praise to the Pharaoh. While navigating the Nile, they save an old man threatened by a crocodile. In Sakkarah, the Pharaoh's life is threatened too: He has been poisoned. If he dies, the future will be very bleak. So our young heroes have the idea of letting the old man they saved play the role of Pharaoh, seeing as the two men look very much alike. But the deception may not last for long, and Papyrus has to find an antidote for the Pharaoh as quickly as he can!
Ducoboo by Zidrou( )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Its not by counting the flies on the ceiling that one becomes a star in maths ... And one must be really resourceful to avoid the beckoning finger of the teacher and the humiliation of the dunce cap! And Leonie, who still detests copiers ... So, Ducoboo invents the answers that he can't steal from his neighbour. He has cause to regret doing so because, although very fertile, his imagination plays tricks on him and he often ends up 'In the Corner'!
Thorgal by Jean van Hamme( )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the wild and inhospitable European far north, in the land of Scandinavian myth and runic legend, Viking warriors discover a child in a space capsule. Leif Haraldson adopts him and gives him the names of his gods: Thorgal Aegirsson, son of Thor (god of lightning) and son of Aegir (master of the sea). Upon Leif's death, the Viking chief Gandalf the Insane isolates Thorgal from others. Only the friendship of Aaricia, the daughter of Gandalf, brightens Thorgal's solitary childhood. Their mutual affection quickly turns into true love.This two-volume book includes "Aaricia"
 
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The stagecoach
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Barbed wire on the prairieThe Oklahoma land rushThe escortThe Dalton cousinsThe Rameses' revengeGreen ManorImhotep's transformationBiggles Spitfire parade
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English (45)