Tintin and the World of Hergé

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The book cover of Tintin and the World of Hergé (Le monde d'Hergé)

Tintin and the World of Hergé: An Illustrated History, also known as Tintin and the World of Hergé (French: Le monde d'Hergé), is a book by Benoit Peeters chronicling the illustrated history of Belgian cartoonist Hergé and his creation The Adventures of Tintin.

Reception[edit]

Tintin and the World of Hergé is cited and appears in numerous reading lists of books about Hergé and Tintin.[1][2][3][4][5][6]

Entertainment Weekly describes the book as "an admirable account of Tintin that preserves all the mysteries of the little hero."[7]

Translations of the book[edit]

  • French: Le monde d'Hergé (1983)
  • English: Tintin and the World of Hergé: An Illustrated History (1988)
  • Swedish: Hergé - Boken om Tintin och hans skapare (1983)
  • German: Hergé - Ein Leben für die Comics (1983)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Amanda Macdonald (September 1998). "In Extremis: Hergé's Graphic Exteriority of Character". Other Voices. University of Pennsylvania. 1 (2). 
  2. ^ Nancy Rose Hunt. Paul Stuar Landau; Deborah D. Kaspin, eds. Tintin and the Interruptions of Congolese Comics in Images and Empires: Visuality in Colonial and Postcolonial Africa. University of California Press. p. 118. 
  3. ^ Laura Perna (2014). M. Keith Booker, ed. Tintin in Comics through Time: A History of Icons, Idols, and Ideas, Volume 1. ABC-CLIO. p. 394. 
  4. ^ Pierre Assouline (2009). Herge: The Man Who Created Tintin. Oxford University Press. p. 257. 
  5. ^ Screech, Matthew (2005). Masters of the Ninth Art: Bandes Dessinées and Franco-Belgian Identity. Liverpool University Press. p. 211. 
  6. ^ Toni Johnson-Woods, ed. (2010). Manga: An Anthology of Global and Cultural Perspectives. A&C Black. p. 219. 
  7. ^ "Tintin and the World of Herge: An Illustrated History". www.ew.com. Entertainment Weekly. 7 August 1992. Retrieved 13 April 2015.