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Hockridge, Derek

Overview
Works: 128 works in 562 publications in 3 languages and 8,873 library holdings
Genres: Graphic novels  Comic books, strips, etc  Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Comics (Graphic works)  Humorous fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Caricatures and cartoons  Adventure stories 
Roles: Translator, Other
Classifications: PN6748.A8, 741.5944
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Derek Hockridge
 
Most widely held works by Derek Hockridge
Asterix at the Olympic games by Goscinny( Book )

9 editions published between 1970 and 2004 in English and held by 499 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?
Obelix & Co. by Goscinny( Book )

12 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in English and held by 461 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?
Asterix and the big fight by Goscinny( Book )

19 editions published between 1966 and 2004 in English and French and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collaborator in ancient Gaul? There's something very fishy going on. One way or another the fight for control of the village between Vitalstatistix and his rival is bound to be a knockout
Asterix and the falling sky by Uderzo( Book )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Gauls have only one fear: that the sky may fall on their heads tomorrow. But tomorrow never comes, says the chief or does it? It looks as if it's come at last for Asterix, Obelix and the other villagers
Asterix and the class act : fourteen all-new Asterix stories by Goscinny( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 327 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 Normans by Goscinny( Book )

25 editions published between 1976 and 2014 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Norman invasion of the Gaulish village! But only trendy teenager Justforkix, visiting from Lutetia, fears them, for the Gauls have their magic potion. But the Normans themselves want to learn the meaning of fear: can Aterix and his friends teach them? Another secret weapon is brought into play ... and at long last the bard Cacofonix wins the appreciation due to him. -- back cover
Asterix and the secret weapon by Uderzo( Book )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman bard? That's unheard of in Ancient Gaul. So, when the mothers in Asterix's town want to replace Cacofonix with Bravura, the men are horrified. But, Bravura hits the right notes musically, and she proves very valuable when Julius Caesar sends in his secret weapon: a group of female legionnaries. Caesar thinks the Gauls will be too noble to fight the women ... but Bravura has no such scruples! And, even Cacofonix succeeds in coming into his own
Asterix and the Roman agent by Goscinny( Book )

20 editions published between 1972 and 2004 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asterix, Obelix, and Getafix attempt to outwit the greedy Tortuous Convolvulus who is trying to make the Gauls suspect each other of treachery
Asterix and son by Uderzo( Book )

23 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in English and Italian and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asterix and Obelix do their best to care for the infant left outside of Asterix's hut while finding his true parents, who seem to belong to a powerful family
Asterix and the great divide by Uderzo( Book )

18 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asterix, Obelix, and Getafix must reunite a village which is divided physically and politically
Asterix and the cauldron by Goscinny( Book )

19 editions published between 1976 and 2005 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A neighboring Gaulish chief asks the people of Asterix's village to help guard a cauldron full of money from the Romans. But the sneaky chief plans to double-cross everyone. So he steals back the cash just when Asterix is standing sentinel. Can Asterix and Obelix recover the riches?
Asterix and Caesar's gift by Goscinny( Book )

17 editions published between 1974 and 2004 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julius Caesar gives Asterix's village to a retiring Centurian as a bonus, but he immediately trades it to a tavern keeper. When the tavern keeper and his family show up to take over ownership, the villagers refuse to leave, which leads to a chieftancy election and a showdown with the Romans
Asterix omnibus. Asterix the legionary, Asterix and the Chieftain's shield, Asterix at the Olympic Games by Goscinny( Book )

2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collector's edition, featuring three favorite stories. In Asterix the Legionary, Asterix and Obelix head to battle to rescue Tragicomix, whom the Romans have forcibly conscripted. The two find their friend{u2026}and cause a BIG commotion, too. It's a race to the finish in Asterix and the Chieftain's Shield as the Romans and the Gauls both try to track down a missing shield that Caesar needs for a triumphant ceremony. Can Asterix and his friends find it first? And Asterix and the Gauls go for the gold in Asterix at the Olympic Games--but their magic potion is banned! Can our heroes win without it?
Asterix versus Caesar by Goscinny( Book )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1997 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member 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
How Obelix fell into the magic potion when he was a little boy by Goscinny( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The truth at last! The world had to know the answer to the mystery that has been keeping it on the edge of its seat for more than two thousand years. We all know that Obelix fell into the cauldron of magic potion when he was a little boy (We'll never hear the last of it! as he often says) but we've never known how. Well, the time has come... And given his involvement in this dark affair, we have asked Asterix to tell you everything. -- back cover
Asterix and the great crossing by Goscinny( Book )

13 editions published between 1975 and 2004 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asterix and Obelix are lost at sea and finally reach what they think is a Roman colony, but when the Vikings turn up on a voyage of discovery, they realise that they have, in fact, discovered a strange New World. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Asterix in Belgium by Goscinny( Book )

16 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who are bravest, the Belgian tribes or the Gauls? And who can destroy more fortified Roman camps? When the contest ends in a draw, and Julius Caesar is asked to adjudicate, he goes into action against both Gauls and Belgians. They unite against him, inventing fish and chips along the way. But will Caesar meets his Waterloo? -- back cover
Operation Getafix : the book of the film by Goscinny( Book )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Full-colour comic strip adventure
 
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Obelix & Co.
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English (228)

French (3)

Italian (1)

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Obelix & Co.Asterix and the big fightAsterix and the falling skyAsterix and the class act : fourteen all-new Asterix storiesAsterix and the NormansAsterix and the secret weaponAsterix and the Roman agentAsterix and son