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Series: Albany and Sturgess

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TitlesOrder
Chroniques d'Oliver Alban by Floc'h & RivièreCritique littéraire
Meurtre en miniature by Floc'h & RivièreHors-série
Rendez-vous in Sevenoaks by Floc'h & Rivière1
Le Dossier Harding by François Rivière2
Albany, tome 3 : A la recherche de Sir Malcolm by François Rivière3
Une Trilogie anglaise by François RivièreOmnibus 1-3
Albany, tome 4 : A Propos de Sir Francis (Tirage de tête) by François Rivière4
Olivia Sturgess 1914-2004 by Floc'h5
Blitz by Floc'h & Rivière6
Underground by François Rivière7
Black Out by Floc'h8

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Recommendations

  1. Ensomme Ørn by Jean Giraud (1978)
  2. Triton by Daniel Torres (1984)
  3. Wanhoop en dood op de prairie by Hermann (1978)
  4. Adieu Brindavoine by Jacques Tardi (1980)
  5. The Secret of the Salamander by Jacques Tardi (1981)
  6. Spirou et Fantasio, tome 24 : Tembo tabou by André Franquin (1974)
  7. Jeremiah, tome 2 : Du sable plein les dents by Hermann (1979)
  8. Lucky Luke, tome 1 : La Mine d'or de Dick Digger by Morris (1969)
  9. L'Incal: That Which Is Below by Alejandro Jodorowsky (1983)
  10. Blake et Mortimer, tome 11 : Les 3 formules du professeur Sato 1 by Edgar P. Jacobs (1977)
  11. Les Passagers du vent , Tome 4 : L'heure du serpent by François Bourgeon (1982)
  12. Blake et Mortimer, Le Rayon "U" by Edgar Pierre Jacobs (1982)
  13. Cité lumière by Ted Benoît (1985)
  14. The Cruise of Lost Souls by Enki Bilal (1975)
  15. De gouden sfinx by Jacques Martin (1971)

Series description

Sommet de la ligne claire et de l’élégance la plus britannique, ces albums marquèrent l’invention par Floc’h et Rivière d’une bande dessinée intemporelle, adulte et pourtant incroyablement moderne.

Nées en 1977 dans les pages du journal Pilote, les aventures d’Olivia Sturgess et Francis Albany marquèrent une étape importante dans le monde de la bande dessinée en réinventant la ligne claire et en introduisant le chic anglais dans l’univers des années 70. Sir Francis Albany est critique littéraire alors qu’Olivia Sturgess est l’auteur de nombreux romans policiers anglais.

Leurs aventures sont donc des enquêtes, mais qui doivent autant à Borges, pour la complexité des énigmes et les penchants pour la mise en abîme, qu’à Alfred Hitchcock et Agatha Christie.

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What isn't a series?

Series was designed to cover groups of books generally understood as such (see Wikipedia: Book series). Like many concepts in the book world, "series" is a somewhat fluid and contested notion. A good rule of thumb is that series have a conventional name and are intentional creations, on the part of the author or publisher. For now, avoid forcing the issue with mere "lists" of works possessing an arbitrary shared characteristic, such as relating to a particular place. Avoid series that cross authors, unless the authors were or became aware of the series identification (eg., avoid lumping Jane Austen with her continuators).

Also avoid publisher series, unless the publisher has a true monopoly over the "works" in question. So, the Dummies guides are a series of works. But the Loeb Classical Library is a series of editions, not of works.

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