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Asterix Omnibus: 4 : Asterix the Legionary, Asterix and the Chieftain's Shield, Asterix at the Olympic Games - Rene Goscinny

Asterix Omnibus: 4

Asterix the Legionary, Asterix and the Chieftain's Shield, Asterix at the Olympic Games

Hardcover

Published: 1st November 2011
For Ages: 8 - 12 years old
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A special collector's edition of three Asterix stories in one volume.

In this collector's edition, three Asterix stories are collected in one volume.

In Asterix the Legionary, Obelix falls in love! Unfortunately, the object of his affections is engaged to Tragicomix - a conscript in the Roman army. Asterix and Obelix join up to rescue Tragicomix and save the day.

In Asterix and the Chieftain's Shield, Caesar plans to hold a triumph featuring the shield of his defeated enemy, Vercingetorix. But the shield is missing! Romans and Gauls race to track it down.

In Asterix and the Olympic Games, the athletes of the ancient world assemble in Athens to compete. Asterix and the Gauls enter too but their magic potion is banned! Can our heroes win without it

About the Authors

Rene Goscinny was born in Paris in 1926, and spent most of his childhood in Argentina, before eventually moving to Paris in 1951. He died in 1977. Albert Uderzo was born in 1927 in a small village in Marne, France. He met Rene Goscinny in 1951 and on 29 October 1959 their most famous creation, Asterix, made his first appearance on page 20 of PILOTE. ASTERIX THE GAUL, their first album, was published in 1961 and there have now been 34 Asterix albums.

Albert Uderzo was born in 1927 in a small village in Marne, France. He met Rene Goscinny in 1951 and on 29 October 1959 their most famous creation, Asterix, made his first appearance on page 20 of Pilote. Asterix the Gaul, their first album, was published in 1961 and there have now been 34 Asterix albums.

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4.0

I'll probably buy more of the series.

By Horst

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  • Deserves Multiple Readings
  • Well Written

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    I was very happy with the quality of the book in all respects.

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    ISBN: 9781444004281
    ISBN-10: 144400428X
    Series: Asterix
    Audience: Children
    For Ages: 8 - 12 years old
    For Grades: 3 - 7
    Format: Hardcover
    Language: English
    Number Of Pages: 152
    Published: 1st November 2011
    Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
    Dimensions (cm): 29.7 x 22.4  x 1.6
    Weight (kg): 0.875
    Edition Number: 1