Most widely held works about Derek Hockridge
Most widely held works by Derek Hockridge
Asterix in Britain by Goscinny ( Book )
12 editions published between 1972 and 2004 in English and held by 451 libraries worldwide
"One little ancient British village still holds out against the Roman invaders. Asterix and Obelix are invited to help"--Cover.
Asterix and the banquet by Goscinny ( Book )
4 editions published between 1988 and 2004 in English and held by 409 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 and the actress by Uderzo ( Book )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 367 libraries worldwide
"The first new Asterix book for five years sees Asterix and Obelix celebrating their joint birthday party back in the Gaulish village -- and some surprise guests have been invited! Meanwhile, Julius Caesar has to deal with his old enemy Pompey, who is looking for supporters among the legions stationed in Gaul. And just what part do two old friends play in the story, Tremensdelirius and the lovely Panacea? After many exciting adventures, all is finally revealed."--P.  of cover.
Obelix & Co by Goscinny ( Book )
4 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in English and held by 364 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?.
Asterix and the golden sickle by Goscinny ( Book )
8 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in English and held by 322 libraries worldwide
Asterix and Obelix set out for Lutetia to buy a new golden sickle for Getafix the druid. 8 yrs+
Asterix at the Olympic Games by Goscinny ( Book )
11 editions published between 1972 and 2004 in English and held by 246 libraries worldwide
Asterix and the big fight by Goscinny ( Book )
11 editions published between 1971 and 2004 in English and French and held by 246 libraries worldwide
Chief Vitalstatistix agrees to a boxing match against Roman supporter, Chief Cassius Ceramix. Unfortunately, Getafix the druid can't remember the formula for his legendary strength giving magic potion.
Asterix versus Caesar by Goscinny ( Book )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1997 in English and held by 240 libraries worldwide
When the chief's niece, Panacea, is captured by the Romans with her fiance, Tragicomix, the Gaulish warriors Asterix and Obelix join the Roman legion in order to find them.
Asterix the gladiator by Goscinny ( Book )
5 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and held by 212 libraries worldwide
Asterix and Obelix travel to Rome and enlist as gladiators in order to rescue Cacofonix, the bard, from being thrown to the lions.
Asterix and the Goths by Goscinny ( Book )
13 editions published between 1974 and 2004 in English and held by 195 libraries worldwide
Asterix and Obelix escort Getafix to the annual druids conference in the Forest of the Carnutes, not knowing that the Goths are hiding nearby and intend to invade Gaul and Rome.
Asterix and the soothsayer by Goscinny ( Book )
9 editions published between 1972 and 2004 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
When Prolix, a soothsayer, arrives in Gaul, the villagers begin to believe every word of his predictions, but Asterix has his suspicions and sets out to prove him a fraud.
Asterix and the Roman agent by Goscinny ( Book )
12 editions published between 1972 and 2004 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
Julius Caesar sends a Roman agent to sow jealousy and discord among the Gauls. Asterix, Obelix, and Getafix try to outwit the wily agent and get their village back to normal.
Asterix and the Normans by Goscinny ( Book )
12 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
The Normans invade the Gaulish village, wanting to know the meaning of fear. Will Asterix and his friends teach the Normans to feel fear?
Asterix and the laurel wreath by Goscinny ( Book )
8 editions published between 1974 and 2004 in English and held by 143 libraries worldwide
Asterix in Corsica by Goscinny ( Book )
8 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
"Asterix and Obelix meet a Corsican chieftain who has been taken prisoner and accompany their new friend Boneywasawarriorwayayix back to Corsica to help him foil the evil designs of the corrupt Roman Praetor Perfidius.
The mansions of the gods by Goscinny ( Book )
2 editions published between 1973 and 1977 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
Asterix in Spain by Goscinny ( Book )
6 editions published between 1971 and 2004 in English and held by 134 libraries worldwide
The twelve tasks of Asterix by Goscinny ( Book )
3 editions published between 1981 and 1990 in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
Asterix and Cleopatra by Goscinny ( Book )
11 editions published between 1969 and 2004 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Le jour de neige de kipper = Kipper's snowy day by Mick Inkpen ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in French and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Kipper the dog spends the day enjoying the snow with his best friend Tiger.
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