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Cigars of the Pharaoh

Cigars of the Pharaoh (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

By Herge

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Written in 1932, Cigars of the Pharaoh is one of Tintin's earliest adventures. He and Snowy are on a cruise to Egypt when they become embroiled in a complicated scheme involving a fakir, cigars marked with an unusual brand, and Rajijah, the poison of madness.

ISBN 9780316133883
Published 19 July 2011 by Little, Brown Book Group
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
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Series Tintin Young Readers Editions
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ISBN-13 9780316133883
ISBN-10 0316133884
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Little, Brown Book Group
Imprint Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Publication Date 19 July 2011
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Herge
Series Tintin Young Readers Editions
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Graphic / Comic Strip
Crime & Mystery
Number of Pages 23
Dimensions Width: 152mm
Height: 224mm
Spine: 13mm
Weight 204g
Interest Age Children
Reading Age Children
Library of Congress Adventure and adventurers, Drug traffic, Comic books, strips, etc, Cartoons and comics, Tintin (Fictitious character)
NBS Text Children's Comic Strip Fiction & Graphic Novels
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code FIC
Catalogue Code 225106

Description of this Book

Join Tintin and Snowy--the world's greatest adventurers--as they solve thrilling mysteries around the world! Tintin tries to take a vacation, but while on his cruise ship a mystery unfolds! He meets Dr. Sarcophagus who leads him to the undiscovered tomb of the Pharaoh Kih-Oskh. In the tomb he finds strange cigars bearing the pharaoh's symbol and then... the professor disappears! Tintin is on the hunt for his friend, but someone is out to stop him! The adventure takes Tintin all the way to India where he learns a band of smugglers is behind the kidnapping. Can he put a stop to their crimes and save the professor? This edition includes an in depth guide to the creation of this Tintin adventure, filled with photos and fun Tintin facts--just for kids!

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Author's Bio

Herg , 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.

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