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The Resource Under the sign of Capricorn : a Corto Maltese graphic novel, Hugo Pratt ; translated by Dean Mullaney and Simone Castaldi

Under the sign of Capricorn : a Corto Maltese graphic novel, Hugo Pratt ; translated by Dean Mullaney and Simone Castaldi

Label
Under the sign of Capricorn : a Corto Maltese graphic novel
Title
Under the sign of Capricorn
Title remainder
a Corto Maltese graphic novel
Title number
1
Title part
Under the sign of Capricorn
Statement of responsibility
Hugo Pratt ; translated by Dean Mullaney and Simone Castaldi
Title variation
Corto Maltese
Title variation remainder
under the sign of Capricorn
Creator
Contributor
Artist
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
This book, the first of twelve volumes, launches the definitive English-language edition of Hugo Pratt's masterpiece, presented in the original oversized B&W format and with new translations made from Pratt's original Italian scripts... The adventures of this modern Ulysses are set during the first thirty years of the 20th Century in such exotic locales as Pratt's native Venice, the steppes of Manchuria, the Caribbean islands, the Danakil deserts, the Amazon forests, and the waves of the Pacific
Member of
Summary
Follows the adventures of ship captain Corto Maltese in South America, where he transports an Englishman researching the lost continent of Mu and encounters Brazilian sorceresses, native rebels, Germans, and treasure hunters
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10401646
Cataloging source
UKMGB
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Corto Maltese (Comic strip)
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pratt, Hugo
Dewey number
741.5/945
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the original Italian. Original Italian title unavailable
LC call number
  • PN6767.P73
  • PN6767.P73
  • PN6767.P73
  • PN6767.P7
LC item number
  • S6813 2014
  • A2 2014
  • U53 2014
  • U53 2014
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mullaney, Dean
  • Castaldi, Simone
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
  • The Corto Maltese series
  • The Library of American comics
Series volume
3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Corto Maltese (Fictitious character)
  • Adventure and adventurers
  • Sea stories
  • Adventure stories
  • Adventure comic books, strips, etc
Target audience
adult
Label
Under the sign of Capricorn : a Corto Maltese graphic novel, Hugo Pratt ; translated by Dean Mullaney and Simone Castaldi
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Published in French as: Sous le signe du capricorne
  • "English edition graphic novels"--Publisher's logo
  • "3"--Back cover
  • Maps inside front and back flaps
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Chapter five:
  • So much for gentlemen of fortune
  • Chapter six:
  • The seagull's fault
  • Chapter one:
  • The secret of Tristan Bantam
  • Chapter two:
  • Rendez-vous in Bahia
  • Chapter three:
  • Sureshot Samba
  • Chapter four:
  • The Brazilian eagle
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
138 pages
Isbn
9781631400650
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)893163738
Label
Under the sign of Capricorn : a Corto Maltese graphic novel, Hugo Pratt ; translated by Dean Mullaney and Simone Castaldi
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Published in French as: Sous le signe du capricorne
  • "English edition graphic novels"--Publisher's logo
  • "3"--Back cover
  • Maps inside front and back flaps
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Chapter five:
  • So much for gentlemen of fortune
  • Chapter six:
  • The seagull's fault
  • Chapter one:
  • The secret of Tristan Bantam
  • Chapter two:
  • Rendez-vous in Bahia
  • Chapter three:
  • Sureshot Samba
  • Chapter four:
  • The Brazilian eagle
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
138 pages
Isbn
9781631400650
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations, color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)893163738

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