Hergé





Hergé


Born
in Etterbeek, Belgium
May 22, 1907

Died
March 03, 1983

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Georges Prosper Remi (22 May 1907 – 3 March 1983), better known by the pen name Hergé, was a Belgian comics writer and artist.
His best known and most substantial work is The Adventures of Tintin comic book series, which he wrote and illustrated from 1929 until his death in 1983, leaving the twenty-fourth Tintin adventure Tintin and Alph-Art unfinished. His work remains a strong influence on comics, particularly in Europe. He was inducted into the Comic Book Hall of Fame in 2003.

Series on Goodreads:
* The Adventures of Tintin
* Quick & Flupke
* The adventures of Jo, Zette and Jocko

Average rating: 4.01 · 214,387 ratings · 5,061 reviews · 257 distinct works · Similar authors
Tintin in Tibet (Tintin, #20)

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4.19 avg rating — 11,363 ratings — published 1957 — 65 editions
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Tintin in the Land of the S...

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3.68 avg rating — 11,428 ratings — published 1930 — 51 editions
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Red Rackham's Treasure (Tin...

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4.24 avg rating — 10,111 ratings — published 1943 — 55 editions
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The Secret of the Unicorn (...

4.26 avg rating — 10,431 ratings — published 1943 — 62 editions
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Cigars of the Pharaoh (Tint...

4.04 avg rating — 10,079 ratings — published 1934 — 82 editions
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Tintin in America (Tintin, ...

3.75 avg rating — 10,126 ratings — published 1932 — 74 editions
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Destination Moon (Tintin, #16)

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4.16 avg rating — 9,633 ratings — published 1953 — 55 editions
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Prisoners of the Sun (Tinti...

4.20 avg rating — 9,716 ratings — published 1946 — 63 editions
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The Seven Crystal Balls (Ti...

4.17 avg rating — 8,930 ratings — published 1948 — 54 editions
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The Crab With the Golden Cl...

4.04 avg rating — 8,853 ratings — published 1941 — 76 editions
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“Hooray! Hooray! The end of the world has been postponed! ”
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“Billions of bilious blue blistering barnacles in a thundering typhoon!”
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“Billions of bilious blue blistering barnacles!”
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