The Smurfs Anthology by Peyo, Yvan Delporte


The Smurfs Anthology by Peyo, Yvan Delporte

When the Belgian cartoonist Peyo created a village of cute little woodland creatures for his heroes Johan and Peewit to discover, he couldn't have known that they would wildly outgrow those humble origins to become a worldwide phenomenon all on their own. More than 50 years later, The Smurfs continue to delight us all with their silliness, bravery, heroism, and heart, and now we finally have a definitive collection of Peyo's original comics to see where it all began.


Entertaining and endearing. SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL Cartooning's craftsmanship at its height. THE COMICS JOURNAL Remarkably timeless. NEWSARAMA Any story with the Smurfs will elicit a nostalgic feel, but this will also bring in new fans. NO FLYING, NO TIGHTS

About the Author

Peyo created The Smurfs in his comic strip Johan and Peewit. Peyo wrote and drew several extremely popular comic series in Europe throughout his storied career. In 2008 the country of Belgium celebrated the 50th Anniversary of The Smurfs by issuing a 5 Euro coin featuring his beloved creation.

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192 pages


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Publication date

27th November 2013



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