The Real Adventures of Tintin
A volume collecting all 108 parts of an serial published in France, 1933-1935 featuring a hero named Tintin . . .
who has many adventures, including firing a gun while hanging by a rope:
rescuing fellow aerialists:
diving into Niagara Falls:
and being caught up in an opium den!
before he is reunited with his loving sister:
There's more thrilling adventure in the sequel,
which puts our hero in Outer Space . . .
where he battles a Cyclops:
and holds a strange larva in his hand:
But that's not all!!!
In both issues, the lucky reader gets prizes!
In the first part, a model plane to assemble:
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Shades of Chris Ware!
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