WorldCat Identities

Hockridge, Derek

Overview
Works: 77 works in 441 publications in 4 languages and 8,559 library holdings
Genres: Comic books, strips, etc  Juvenile works  Fiction  Graphic novels  History  Pictorial works  Caricatures and cartoons  Adventure stories  Picture books  Humor 
Roles: Translator, Other
Classifications: PN6748.A8, 741.5944
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Derek Hockridge
Asterix in Britain by Goscinny ( Book )
17 editions published between 1970 and 2012 in English and French and held by 639 WorldCat member 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 )
9 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in English and held by 585 WorldCat member 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 golden sickle by Goscinny ( Book )
13 editions published between 1975 and 2004 in English and English, Old and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Asterix and Obelix set out for Lutetia to buy a new golden sickle for Getafix the druid. 8 yrs+
Obelix & Co. by Goscinny ( Book )
6 editions published between 1978 and 2004 in English and held by 467 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 actress by Uderzo ( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member 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. [4] of cover
Asterix and the big fight by Goscinny ( Book )
18 editions published between 1971 and 2004 in English and French and held by 390 WorldCat member 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 and the chieftain's shield by Goscinny ( Book )
19 editions published between 1976 and 2006 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Julius Caesar searches for his enemy's shield, while Chief Vitalstatistix, dieting on a health farm, has a surprise to spring
Asterix and the cauldron by Goscinny ( Book )
28 editions published between 1970 and 2004 in English and held by 357 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 at the Olympic games by Goscinny ( Book )
19 editions published between 1972 and 2004 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Gluteus Maximus is chosen to represent Rome in the Olympic Games, the Guals respond by sending Obelix, unawares that the potion that affected him as a child is a banned substance
Asterix and the Normans by Goscinny ( Book )
22 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member 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 son by Uderzo ( Book )
16 editions published between 1983 and 2003 in English and Italian and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When someone's leaves a little boy in a basket outside Asterix's hut, it's two Gauls and a baby in the days of the Roman Empire! Through Asterix and Obelix have more experience whopping legionnaires than diapering infants, they do their best. Also new to childcare: the sneaky Prefect of Gaul, Crismus Cactus, who's masquerading as a nursemaid. Why do the Romans want this baby? And, what plot is the treacherous Brutus hatching against Caesar? Asterix must find out
Asterix and the Roman agent by Goscinny ( Book )
17 editions published between 1972 and 2004 in English and held by 266 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 Caesar's gift by Goscinny ( Book )
14 editions published between 1974 and 2004 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Caesar gives Tremensdelirius the deed to Asterixs village, he trades it for a drink in the tavern, and Asterix is not happy with the new owner. If Caesar offers a gift, be suspicious, very suspicious. Upon his release from the Roman Army, Tremensdelirius gets the deed to Asterix's little Gaulish village. But he swaps it for a drink in the tavern and soon the owner and his family are off to claim their prize. What's going to happen? Surprisingly, Asterix has a different view of the situation than his friends
Asterix and the great divide by Uderzo ( Book )
15 editions published between 1981 and 2004 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Asterix, Obelix, and Getafix must reunite a village which is divided physically and politically
Asterix versus Caesar by Goscinny ( Book )
5 editions published between 1986 and 1997 in English and held by 230 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 )
2 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
All of the Asterix stories feature references to Obelix falling into the Druid's Cauldron of magic potion when he was about six years old. This was the event through which he derived his phenomenal physical strength. Here is the full story of how it happened
Asterix and the Goths by Goscinny ( Book )
14 editions published between 1974 and 2004 in English and held by 207 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 and Obelix all at sea by Uderzo ( Book )
6 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The slaves are revolting... they've stolen Julius Caesar's own galley. Seeking shelter in the little Gaulish village, they find it in crisis. Obelix has suffered dire effects from drinking the druid's magic potion on the sly. Can his friends get him cured by Absolutlifabulos, high priest of Atlantis? Enjoy all the thrills and spills of sea battles against the Roman navy!
Asterix and the secret weapon by Uderzo ( Book )
10 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A woman bard is unheard-of in Ancient Gaul - but when the mothers in Asterix and Obelix's little village decide that besides being a terrible musician Cacofonix, the local bard and school-teacher, is not educating their children properly, it's Bravura they call in. The men of the village are horrified at first, but Bravura proves a useful ally in countering Julius Caesar's secret weapon - the Roman leader has sent in a troop of female legionaries, relying on the chivalrous Gauls not to fight women. But Bravura has no such scruples, and together with Asterix thinks up a good idea. Even Cacofonix's music comes into its own
Asterix in Belgium by Goscinny ( Book )
10 editions published between 1980 and 2004 in English and held by 163 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
 
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English (260)
French (4)
Italian (1)
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