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The Resource How Obelix fell into the magic potion when he was a little boy, text by Rene Goscinny ; drawings and captions by Albert Uderzo ; translation by Anthea Bell and Derek Hockridge

How Obelix fell into the magic potion when he was a little boy, text by Rene Goscinny ; drawings and captions by Albert Uderzo ; translation by Anthea Bell and Derek Hockridge

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How Obelix fell into the magic potion when he was a little boy
Title
How Obelix fell into the magic potion when he was a little boy
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text by Rene Goscinny ; drawings and captions by Albert Uderzo ; translation by Anthea Bell and Derek Hockridge
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  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
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
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StDuBDS
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1926-1977
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Goscinny
Dewey number
843.9'14
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the French
Literary form
novels
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Uderzo
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  • Astérix (Fictitious character)
  • Obelix (Fictitious character : Uderzo)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
How Obelix fell into the magic potion when he was a little boy, text by Rene Goscinny ; drawings and captions by Albert Uderzo ; translation by Anthea Bell and Derek Hockridge
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Publication
Note
This translation originally published: London: Hodder Children's, 1989
Control code
9781444000948
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
[28] p.
Isbn
9781444000948
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
chiefly col. ill.
Label
How Obelix fell into the magic potion when he was a little boy, text by Rene Goscinny ; drawings and captions by Albert Uderzo ; translation by Anthea Bell and Derek Hockridge
Publication
Note
This translation originally published: London: Hodder Children's, 1989
Control code
9781444000948
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
[28] p.
Isbn
9781444000948
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
chiefly col. ill.

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