Search - List of Books by Derek Hockridge

Derek Hockridge was born in 1934 in Wales and brought up in Birmingham. His degree at the University of Wales, Cardiff, was followed by teacher training at St Edmund Hall, Oxford. Subsequently he was a French teacher at Manchester Grammar School, then lecturer at Leicester Polytechnic, and the co-translator along with Anthea Bell of the world famous Astérix comic books , written by René Goscinny and illustrated by Albert Uderzo.

An Equity member for many years, he appeared in "Crown Court", in which he played clerk of the court, and also featured in minor parts in "Brideshead Revisited" and "Jewel in the Crown".

He is now retired, and lives in Swanage, Dorset.
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Total Books: 8
Asterix and the Black Gold
2007 - Asterix and the Black Gold [Asterix S.] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780752847139
ISBN-10: 0752847139
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.

Asterix and the Goths
1994 - Asterix and the Goths [Classic Asterix Paperbacks] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780340202951
ISBN-10: 0340202955
Genre: Children's Books
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.

Asterix and the Chieftain's Shield
1991 - Asterix and the Chieftain's Shield [Pocket Asterix] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780340264690
ISBN-10: 0340264691
Genre: Children's Books

Asterix and Caesar's Gift
1991 - Asterix and Caesar's Gift [Pocket Asterix] (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780340277553
ISBN-10: 0340277556
Genre: Children's Books

Operation Getafix
1990 - Operation Getafix (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780340529454
ISBN-10: 0340529458

Asterix and the Golden Sickle
Asterix and the Golden Sickle [The Adventures of Asterix] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780917201646
ISBN-10: 0917201647
Genres: Children's Books, Teen & Young Adult