Tintin travels to Chicago to clean up the city of criminals. Narrowly escaping death at the hands of Al Capone's henchmen, Tintin battles crooks and skilfully escapes from traps. As the adventure continues the reporter witnesses the chaotic runaway success of the American oil industry and big business.
While Tintin is in India he gets drawn into a dangerous mystery revolving around a madness-inducing poison. The little reporter travels to the source of the poison, Shanghai, where he sets to work unraveling a nefarious web of opium traffickers. But can he outwit the crooks who are out to get him?
When an asteroid narrowly misses crashing into the Earth, a piece of the rock plummets into the Arctic Ocean. Two expeditions are set out to find the meteorite. Tintin and Snowy set off on board the Aurora, with Captain Haddock at the helm. The race is on!
Despite the meticulous pre-launch planning, there are two extra passengers on board the Moon rocket. The result of the extra people on board is a shortage of oxygen: supplies have only been calculated for four people and a dog! Will the heroes manage to make it through this adventure in one piece?
Professor Calculus is working on a top-secret project in a state-of-the-art secure government facility. He is working to build a rocket that will transport human beings to the Moon. But who will he take with him on this historic journey? Tintin, Captain Haddock and Snowy of course!
Type de couverture Cartonné Format A4 - 210mm x 297mm Langue du produit Français Année de production 2017 L x w x h (cm) 27.00 x 20.00 x 14.00 Poids 6,650g
Numbered edition Yes Cover type Hardcover Page count 160 Grammage 135gr Format A4 - 210mm x 297mm Product language French Production year 2017 Minimum age 7 years old L x w x h (cm) 32.00 x 24.00 x 2.50 Weight 1,200g
Edition numérotée Non Type de couverture Cartonné Nombre de pages 144 Format A4 - 210mm x 297mm Langue du produit Français Année de production 2017 Langue Français L x w x h (cm) 30.50 x 22.50 x 1.50 Poids 760g L x w x h (cm) box 30.50 x 22.50 x 1.50 Poids du conditionnement 760g
First published in book form in 1932, this black and white version of Tintin in America has us visiting the Chicago of the 30’s, all gangsters and towering skyscrapers. Some great full page colour plates amidst the black and white pages. Size 23.2 cm x 30.5 cm x 2 cm printed on heavy weight cartridge paper. Hardback Book
This 1932 version of Cigars of the Pharaoh for many of us is the start of the real adventures. Also introduces us to characters who regularly pop up time and time again! Black and white with some lovely full colour plates. Size 23.2 cm x 30.5 cm x 2 cm 129 pages printed on heavy weight cartridge paper Hardback Book
The last unfinished work of Hergé, presented in sketch book form. The story revolves around the world of modern art, something Hergé himself had a passion for, with fake guru’s and more than a sprinkling of female characters. A fascinating adventure with a tantalising last frame…will Snowy rescue Tintin or will he get side-tracked by a tasty bone!
Pursuing Professor Calculus’s kidnappers to Peru and after many difficulties they reach the sacred temple where Calculus is being held prisoner by the last Inca tribe. Tintin, Captain Haddock and Calculus only manage to escape thanks to Tintin’s ingenuity.
After searching the high seas for Red Rackham’s treasure, Tintin and his friends return unsuccessful to Haddock’s ancestral home, Marlinspike Hall. This was bought for him by Professor Calculus from his proceeds from the sale of his latest invention, the shark submarine. At Marlinspike Hall they discover in the crypt the treasure they have been searching...
Tintin learns that his friend Chang has been involved in a plane crash, and that there were no survivors. But some powerful and vivid dreams convince Tintin that his friend is still alive. Tintin sets off to rescue Chang. On this adventure Tintin is accompanied as always by his faithful companion Captain Haddock.
Bianca Castafiore travels to San Theodoros to give a concert. She is arrested by General Tapioca’s authorities on a trumped up charge. Tintin, Haddock and Calculus are determined to rescue their friend and along the way, they end up helping General Alcazar plan a coup to snatch power back from his rival.
Tintin, Captain Haddock and Professor Calculus are on their way to Sydney, Australia. Through a chance meeting they are invited to travel on board the private jet of billionaire Lazlo Carreidas. But then they fall victim to a plot to kidnap Carreidas and are captured by Tintin’s arch enemy Rastapopoulos.
The story revolves around a number of supposed thefts and a missing emerald. The opera singer Bianca Castafiore invites herself to stay at Marlinspike Hall, causing Captain Haddock to panic and have an accident the prevents him from escaping!
Tintin finds himself on the trail of international arms dealers. He tracks down a man smuggling military aircraft; the crook turns out to be Dawson, the corrupt ex-police chief who used to be responsible for the International Concession in Shanghai (see The Blue Lotus). But there are more surprises to come!
Professor Calculus has invented a machine capable of destroying objects with sound waves. It has already come to the attention of the Bordurian secret services, who will stop at nothing to steal it. When their plans are foiled, they simply kidnap the Professor and take him to Borduria!
War is looming in Europe and all over the World. Oil supplies have been sabotaged by crooks. Tintin sets off for the Middle East. There he hopes to unmask those responsible for the plot, and the leader turns out to be none other than Doctor Müller, an old adversary from The Black Island.
A team of European archaeologists and scientists return from Peru with the mummy of Inca Rascar Capac. But then, one by one, the members of the expedition are struck down by a mysterious illness. Shards of crystal are found beside each victim. Will Tintin crack the case before it's too late?