Asterix In Spain (#14)

Author(s): René Goscinny; Albert Uderzo (Illustrator)

Comics & Graphic Novels

When the Romans take Huevos y Bacon's son hostage, they discover that Little Pepe is a terrible handful. So maybe the legionaries 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.


Product Information

Asterix is the highest-selling book series in the world. Worldwide sales now exceed 320,000,000, outstripping even J K Rowling. Asterix has been translated into 107 languages and dialects. 11,000 web sites devoted to Asterix. Combined UK sales of the last 5 books - 2.2 million copies.

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 33 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 33 Asterix albums.

NYP

General Fields

  • : 9780752866314
  • : Orion Publishing Group, Limited
  • : Orion
  • : July 2004
  • : 287mm X 216mm X 5mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : March 2004
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Paperback
  • : 1
  • : Albert Uderzo
  • : English
  • : 741.5
  • : bl2005000029
  • : 48
  • : Comic strip fiction / graphic novels
  • : 48 Colour Photo\Illu(s)
  • : René Goscinny; Albert Uderzo (Illustrator)