First EditionHerge. Tintin - the Secret of the Unicorn. Published by Methuen, 1959. First Edition in English. Hardcover, 1959 Tintin first edition book in English. Translated by Leslie Lonsdale- Cooper and Michael Turner. Red cloth spine. It is the first of the volumes to follow a two-part story. The plot of The Secret of the Unicorn was continued in the twelfth Tintin adventure, Red Rackham's Treasure.Book. The book is in good condition. Minor wear to the front and back covers. Faint scratches, small indentations, markings on the front cover. Some wear to the spine. Some edgewear. Binding has minimal wear. No missing pages. Good Condition.
A 2011 motion capture feature film directed by Steven Spielberg and produced by Peter Jackson was released, under the title The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn, and in the US on it was simply titled The Adventures of Tintin. The film is partially based on The Secret of the Unicorn, combined with elements of Red Rackham's Treasure.