Asterix and the Banquet

Asterix and the Banquet

by Rene Goscinny, Albert Uderzo

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Overview

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 the thieves Villanus and Unscrupulus. And who's that little dog who has been following them all the way?

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780752866093
Publisher: Orion
Publication date: 09/01/2004
Series: Asterix Series
Edition description: Revised
Pages: 48
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 11.50(h) x 0.25(d)
Age Range: 11 - 14 Years

About the Author

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 35 Asterix albums.

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Asterix and the Banquet 3.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
theboylatham on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago

Five out of ten. CBR format.

When the Romans build a barricade around the village, Asterix and Obelix make a trip around the country collecting local specialities as a demonstration of resistance.

Anonymous More than 1 year ago