WorldCat Identities

Hockridge, Derek

Overview
Works: 112 works in 296 publications in 2 languages and 3,423 library holdings
Genres: Graphic novels  Juvenile works  Fiction  Comic books, strips, etc  Comics (Graphic works)  History  Humorous comics  Historical comics  Literature  Caricatures and cartoons 
Roles: Translator, Other
Classifications: PN6748.A8, 741.5944
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Most widely held works by Derek Hockridge
Asterix the Gaul by Goscinny( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comic format. 8 yrs+
Asterix in Britain by Goscinny( Book )

6 editions published between 1970 and 2004 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"One little ancient British village still holds out against the Roman invaders. Asterix and Obelix are invited to help"--Cover
Obelix & Co. by Goscinny( Book )

9 editions published between 1978 and 2016 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julius Caesar sends Caius Preposterus, a bright young graduate of the Latin school of Economics, to corrupt the indomitable Gauls by introducing them to big business. Obelix's menhir trade is soon thriving, backed by a heavy advertising campaign - but does wealth bring happiness? And what will happen when the bottom falls out of the menhir market? -- back cover
Asterix and the big fight by Goscinny( Book )

18 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in English and French and held by 229 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 at the Olympic games by Goscinny( Book )

29 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the athletes of the ancient world assemble in Athens for the Olympic Games Asterix and the Gauls enter too. But they are in for a setback, as an artificial stimulant, magic potion is banned. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Asterix versus Caesar by Goscinny( Book )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1997 in English and held by 180 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
Asterix omnibus. Asterix the legionary, Asterix and the Chieftain's shield, Asterix at the Olympic Games by Goscinny( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 138 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 ... 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 and the laurel wreath by Goscinny( Book )

9 editions published between 1974 and 2004 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asterix and Obelix travel to Rome to capture the laurel wreath of Julius Caesar and meet many adventures on their way
Asterix in Spain by Goscinny( Book )

6 editions published between 1971 and 2004 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Romans take Huevos y Bacon's son hostage, they discover that Little Pepe is a terrible handful. So maybe the legionnaires won't mind so much when Asterix and Obelix save him. But along the way there's lots of adventure, with Asterix inventing the art of bullfighting
Asterix and Cleopatra by Goscinny( Book )

16 editions published between 1969 and 2004 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Getafix, Asterix, and Obelix go to Egypt to help Edifis build a palace for Queen Cleopatra and run into a lot of trouble involving villains and the Roman army
Asterix and the Goths by Goscinny( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member 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 the gladiator by Goscinny( Book )

10 editions published between 1969 and 2005 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Cacofonix the bard is taken to Rome as a present for Julius Caesar, Asterix and Obleix set out to rescue him, sailing with master salesman Ekonomikrisis, the Phoencian mechant. How do our Gaulish friends come to end up training as gladiators? The next Games in the Circus Maximus are not quite what Caesar and the Roman public expect ... -- back cover
Asterix and the Roman agent by Uderzo( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 57 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 in Belgium by Goscinny( Book )

3 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in English and held by 51 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 cauldron by Goscinny( Book )

4 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in English and held by 49 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 in Belgium by Goscinny( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chief Vitalstatistix of the little Ghaulish village holding out against the Roman legions is horrified to hear that Caesar has called the Belgian tribes, not the Gauls, the bravest he knows. With Asterix and Obelix, the chief goes off to confront the Belgians who turn out to be very like the Gauls
Asterix and the Roman agent by Goscinny( Book )

6 editions published between 1974 and 1999 in English and held by 36 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
Asterix and the great divide by Uderzo( Book )

2 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two rival chieftains have been elected to govern a little village in ancient Gaul - and a ditch dug through the village divides it, literally, into a party of the left and a party of the right. But the son and daughter of the two chieftains are in love. Histrionix and the beautiful Melodrama have more sense than their fathers, and call in Asterix, Obelix and the druid Getafix to sort out the political wrangling. What with the intriguing of the sinister traitor Codfix, who wants to marry Melodrama himself, the Gauls' work is cut out for them - can they persuade the star-crossed lovers' village to reunite against the threat of Julius Caesar's Roman legionaries? Getafix brews some interesting new magic potions to help
Asterix the legionary : Goscinny and Uderzo present an Asterix adventure by Goscinny( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asterix and Obelix enlist in the Roman army to rescue Tragicomix, the forcibly conscripted fiance of the beautiful Panacea
The mansions of the gods by Goscinny( Book )

3 editions published between 1973 and 2004 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Roman architect plans to infiltrate the Gaulish village to help Caesar crush the Gauls, but the Gauls have a secret weapon
 
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Asterix the Gaul
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Asterix in BritainObelix & Co.Asterix and the big fightAsterix at the Olympic gamesAsterix versus CaesarAsterix and the laurel wreathAsterix in SpainAsterix and Cleopatra
Languages
English (140)

French (2)