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King Ottokar's Sceptre (The Adventures of Tintin

Young Readers Edition)

Hergé

Paperback

List Price: 11.99*
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Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (6/30/1974)
Hardcover, French (7/1/1999)

Description

This new format, crafted specifically for younger readers, features the original Tintin graphic novel plus brand-new content. Go "behind the scenes" with the true story about people, places and antiquities that Hergé drew from, filled with fun facts, lots of pictures, and easy-to-read text! In this adventure: Tintin meets Professor Alembick, an expert with a very rare royal seal in his collection-the seal of King Ottokar the IV of Syldavia. Tintin joins the professor on his trip to this foreign land, but can the Professor be trusted?

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 9780316133838, 96pp.

Publication Date: January 10, 2012



About the Author

Hergé, one of the most famous Belgians in the world, was a comics writer and artist. The internationally successful The 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.