|aThe adventures of Tintin / |cHergé ; [translated by Leslie Lonsdale-Cooper and Michael Turner].
|aNew York, NY : |bLittle, Brown and Company, |cc2008.
|a8 v. : |bill. (chiefly col.) ; |c23 cm.
|a"This edition first published in the UK in 2007 by Egmont UK Limited"--Title page verso.
|aTranslators from title page versos.
|av.1, Tintin in America ; Cigars of the Pharaoh ; The blue lotus -- v.2, The broken ear ; The black island ; King Ottokar's sceptre -- v.3, The crab with the golden claws ; The shooting star ; The secret of the unicorn -- v.4, Red Rackham's treasure ; The seven crystal balls ; Prisoners of the sun -- v.5, Land of black gold ; Destination moon ; Explorers on the moon -- v.6, The calculus affair ; The Red Sea sharks ; Tintin in Tibet -- v.7, The Castafiore emerald ; Flight 714 to Sydney ; Tintin and the Picaros -- v.8, Tintin & Co. / Michael Farr [an overview of the series].
|aA deluxe special edition set of 23 Tintin classic graphic novels, collected in seven hardcover volumes plus a bonus book featuring Tintin and Co., a closer look at favorite Tintin characters revealing their origins, inspirations, and the source of their enduring fascination.
Celebrate over 100 years of HergAc with a new hardcover boxed set. Join traveling reporter Tintin and his faithful dog Snowy, along with well-known friends such as Captain Haddock, as they embark on extraordinary adventures spanning historical and political events, fantasy and science-fiction adventures and thrilling mysteries. These full-color graphic novels broke new ground when they were first released and became the inspiration for countless modern-day comic artists. This fantastic collection, containing 7 hardcover volumes (each containing 3 classic Tintin stories) and an additional bonus volume, Tintin & Co. by famed Tintinologist Michael Farr, is a great gift for Tintin lovers and first-time fans everywhere.
Herge, one of the most famous Belgians in the world, was a comics writer and artist. The internationally successful Adventures of Tintin are his most well-known and beloved works. They have been translated into 38 different languages and have inspired such legends as Andy Warhol and Roy Lichtenstein. He wrote and illustrated for The Adventures of Tintin until his death in 1983.