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Tintin was created in 1929 by the Belgian cartoonist Hergé, then aged just 21, for a weekly children's newspaper supplement. Tintin is a young reporter, aided in his adventures by his faithful fox terrier dog Snowy (Milou in French). In Tintin, Hergé created a hero who embodied human qualities and virtues, without any faults.

The Adventures of Tintin is one of the most popular comics series of the twentieth century, with translations published in over 80 languages, and more than 230 million copies of the books sold worldwide.

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The Adventures of Tintin : The Secret of the Unicorn
Herge
When Tintin stumbles across a model ship at the Old Street Market, he buys it as a gift for his friend Captain Haddock. But this isn't just any old model ship... it's the Unicorn, built by one of Haddock's ancestors,...
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Format: Paperback | Released 03/10/2011
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The Adventures of Tintin: Vol 5
Herge
THIS VOLUME - Volume 5 - The Seven Crystal Balls; Prisoners of the Sun: Land of Black Gold Tintin, the most celebrated boy-detective, has been given a highly attractive and distinctive new look in handsome, small scale editions which...
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Format: Hardback | Released 09/02/2007
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The Adventures of Tintin: Vol 1
Herge
THIS VOLUME - Volume 1 - Tintin in the Land of the Soviets; Tintin in the Congo An essential volume for collectors:This volume includes the first two stories about Tintin created by Herge, Tintin in...
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Format: Hardback | Released 05/02/2007
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The Adventures of Tintin: Vol 2
Herge
THIS VOLUME - Volume 2 - Tintin in America; The Cigars of the Pharaoh; The Blue Lotus Tintin, the most celebrated boy-detective, has been given a highly attractive and distinctive new look in handsome, small scale editions which read...
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Format: Hardback | Released 05/02/2007
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The Adventures of Tintin: Vol 3
Herge
THIS VOLUME - Volume 3 - Tintin and the Broken Ear; The Black Island; King Ottokar's Sceptre Tintin, the most celebrated boy-detective, has been given a highly attractive and distinctive new look in handsome, small scale editions which read...
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Format: Hardback | Released 05/02/2007
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The Adventures of Tintin: Vol 4
Herge
THIS VOLUME -Volume 4 - The Crab with the Golden Claws; The Shooting Star; The Secret of the Unicorn Tintin, the most celebrated boy-detective, has been given a highly attractive and distinctive new look in handsome, small scale...
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Format: Hardback | Released 05/02/2007
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The Adventures of Tintin: Vol 6
Herge
THIS VOLUME - Volume 6 - Land of Black Gold; Destination Moon; Explorers on the Moon Tintin, the most celebrated boy-detective, has been given a highly attractive and distinctive new look in handsome, small scale editions which read more...
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Format: Hardback | Released 05/02/2007
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The Adventures of Tintin: Vol 7
Herge
The Red Sea Sharks was chosen by April 2012 Guest Editor, Charlie Higson: "I've always loved comics, and as a kid I devoured Asterix and Tintin. I love the strong, clear and precise artwork in these books. Tintin become the...
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Format: Hardback | Released 05/02/2007
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The Adventures of Tintin: Vol 8
Herge
A favourite of Philip Pullman: "Three generations of this family have loved Tintin. Perfect timing, perfect narrative tact and command, blissfully funny." THIS VOLUME - Volume 8 - Flight 714 to Sydney; Tintin and the Picaros; Tintin and Alph Art...
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Format: Hardback | Released 05/02/2007
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