This is the most up-to-date collection of Asterix I have ever seen. I started reading Asterix and Obelix comics since and I have never tired. Asterix and the Laurel Wreath (). Les lauriers de César. Presenting a pretentious thematic undercurrent Basically “Asterix in Rome”. Becomes an. Lots of drinking leads Asterix and Obelix to Rome to steal Caesar’s laurel wreath to help Chief Vitalstatistix. To do so, they’ll have to sell.

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One thing I always found a little too convenient is how Asterix tue Obelix from ramming his way into the palace, saying they would get torn to pieces by the guards. Caesar does not acknowledge the switch, but secretly “feels like a piece of fish”, which baffles him. Da non perdere la vendita di Asterix e Obelix come schiavi e la running gag di Obelix ubriaco.

The whole audience, including Typhus and the Humerus family, is moved by this plea, and the Gauls are sentenced to death in the Circus. It just leads to so much fresh humour, the trial as Augie identifies being a great example. Pacing through the streets of Rome, the reader is presented a stunning aerial view of the city, a trip through the market streets, a visit to Circus Maximus and finally the introduction of Asterix and Obelix, as they stroll through the streets of the metropolis.

I need to lajrel an article about that, too, sometime. From Metatarsus, the two Gauls learn that Goldendelicius has been appointed as Caesar’s personal slave, and Caesar himself is due to hold a triumph for his victory over the pirates. I would suggest that this is probably more poking fun at life in the capital city. Or, perhaps I just have a higher threshold of tolerance for drunkennes over sloppy fondue eating. Une fois au pouvoir, il les a fait capturer.

Asterix and the Laurel Wreath

To have bought rhe from a shop like that such as Hardy’s Jewellers and the fact that you read the financial newspaper, instead of the typical rags wteath the Hoi Poloi read, gives one the psychological belief that one is better than the Hoi Poloi. Jun 04, Nicholas rated it liked it.


Published October 28th by Asterix first published Asterix in Belgium Rene Goscinny. Feel free to use it as you like.

To each his own. And for the first time, Obelix over-indulges in wine. CS1 French-language sources wrewth Comics infobox image less caption Graphic novel pop Articles containing French-language text. Book ratings by Goodreads. With all pages filled with the most wonderful details, pop culture references and jokes, the books of Asterix are worth reading again and again.

Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books tne I think the time with the Roman family and more like how Asterix and Obelix got there could have been handled better but this is a fun book. Those albums were a family-oriented purchase often Christmas and birthdays because there were different levels of reading, making it appreciated by all generations.

Hilarious and highly amusing. The mission is simple: Blink One of the more slenderly-plotted aeterix, this one takes Asterix and Obelix to Rome to steal Caesar’s wreath, so it can be sued to thee a stew.

In a rash bet, Chief Vitalstatistix promised he could use Caesar’s laurel wreath to season a stew. The team beat an alien in the last movie, so they must defeat swarms of them in the next. Estamos a ver o resto da cena: Anthea Bell and Wreatj Hockridge, Asterix’s translators since the very beginning, have made great books into eternal flames. Further, one does not need to know anything about Roman history to enjoy the Asterix albums, however if one’s entire knowledge of Ancient Rome is based upon Asterix albums, then I would have to say that one’s knowledge of Rome is going to be sadly deficient.

This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers. That would be about 30 years off from the historical record.

Asterix: Asterix and the Laurel Wreath : Album 18

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. That night, Asterix and Obelix sleep at a doorway, where they are woken by brigands. In the end it is all a matter of identity, and in many cases an identity that you are trying to create for yourself. Anyway there is so much to love about this. The book came out in the early 70s, but close enough.


As a result, Asterix and Obelix are thrown into the palace prison upon arrival; but escape during the night and search the palace for the laurel wreath, to no avail.

Hoping to get access to Caesar, they sell themselves as slaves – but can they do a deal with the corrupt Goldendelicius to swap the laurels for parsley? This book was about Asterix and Oblix and the went to a town and the prices were really high and they helped some really rich people.

On Goodreadsthe album has a score of 4. The Magic Potion makes them strong, not invincible. I think I have a rough draft of it written around here somewhere…. Okay, so basically, infrench TV was mostly culture-based, movies or series adapted from classics of French literature, save for the odd american soap I was barely old enough to remember Dorothy Malone in Peyton Place!

Aug 01, Aloysius rated it really liked it.

Asterix: Asterix and the Laurel Wreath : Rene Goscinny :

The best comic book in all “Asterix” series. Jan 02, Matthew Hunter rated it it was amazing Shelves: Vitalstatistix and Orthopaedix bond early on over a shared dislike of their brothers-in-law and Lutetia. While trying to attain the laurel in Rome, A. A silly bet turns Asterix and Obelix into thieves in this fun comic book.

I love that wrdath of death thing the Romans have.