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The Resource Corto Maltese : the ballad of the salt sea, Hugo Pratt ; translation by Hall Powell ; colors by Patritzia Zanotti

Corto Maltese : the ballad of the salt sea, Hugo Pratt ; translation by Hall Powell ; colors by Patritzia Zanotti

Label
Corto Maltese : the ballad of the salt sea
Title
Corto Maltese
Title remainder
the ballad of the salt sea
Statement of responsibility
Hugo Pratt ; translation by Hall Powell ; colors by Patritzia Zanotti
Title variation
Ballad of the salt sea
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
"Treasure hunter, sailor, and adventurer, Corto Maltese remains one of the most popular characters from graphic literature in Europe and maintains a devoted cult following among American readers and creators. Originally published in 1967, Corto Maltese: The Ballad of the Salt Sea introduces our hero for the first time. The story begins with Corto Maltese adrift at sea in the Pacific during World War I. He is picked up by a Russian pirate/privateer named Rasputin. The graphic novel follows Corto and the adventure that ensues" -- from publisher's web site
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Summary
Treasure hunter, sailor, and adventurer, Corto Maltese remains one of the most popular characters from graphic literature in Europe and maintains a devoted cult following among American readers and creators. Originally published in 1967, Corto Maltese: The Ballad of the Salt Sea introduces our hero for the first time. The story begins with Corto Maltese adrift at sea in the Pacific during World War I. He is picked up by a Russian pirate/privateer named Rasputin. The graphic novel follows Corto and the adventure that ensues.--Publisher
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
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10115796
Cataloging source
UKMGB
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Pratt, Hugo
Dewey number
741.5944
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Translation from the French
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
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Powell, Hall
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True
Series statement
Corto Maltese
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  • Corto Maltese (Fictitious character)
  • Voyages and travels
  • Graphic novels
  • French fiction
Target audience
adult
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the ballad of the salt sea
Label
Corto Maltese : the ballad of the salt sea, Hugo Pratt ; translation by Hall Powell ; colors by Patritzia Zanotti
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn760290841
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
253 p.
Isbn
9780789324986
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
chiefly ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)760290841
Label
Corto Maltese : the ballad of the salt sea, Hugo Pratt ; translation by Hall Powell ; colors by Patritzia Zanotti
Publication
Control code
ocn760290841
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
253 p.
Isbn
9780789324986
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
chiefly ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)760290841

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