The Mighty Barribal Forever

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As the days grow darker and storm clouds gather up ahead, it’s good to know that there is at least one friendly home out there where you can while away the time, relax your thoughts and drop your fear for the future. Yes, such is the hospitality of Bomble Manor, legendary residence of the good squire Olivier Bomble, that we may return there again and again as long as these TAPinto pages exist.

Now that the story of The Mighty Barribal has reached its conclusion, all the episodes can be found here for easy reference. If you first read the story in serialized form, this will be a good place to reacquaint yourself with the characters and their (semi)magical world. And to new readers, this charming tale holds as much relevance today as it did in the run-up to the 2016 election.

The good squire did his part in his own world and will now take a bit of a rest, but come spring he may show up in who knows what faraway location. Canada? Mexico? The great Southern Ocean? We’ll have to see, but wherever he goes, the internet has a way of finding everybody, so stay alert for his next appearance in these pages. For now, thank you all for having been such a great reading audience and for your many kind comments.

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Episode 1, 2, 3, 4               Episode 29 and 30

Episode 5                          Episode 31

Episode 6                          Episode 32
Episode 7                          Episode 33 and 34

Episode 8                          Episode 35

Episode 9                          Episode 36             

Episode 10                        Episode 37

Episode 11 and 12             Episode 38

Episode 13 and 14             Episode 39

Episode 15                       Episode 40

Episode 16                       Episode 41

Episode 17                       Episode 42

Episode 18                      Episode 43

Episode 19                      Episode 44

Episode 20 and 21           Episode 45 and 46

Episode 22 and 23           Episode 47

Episode 24                     Episode 48

Episode 25                     Episode 49 and 50

Episode 26                     Episode 51                   Episode 55 and 56

Episode 27                    Episode 52                    Episode 57

Episode 28                    Episode 53 and 54         Episode 58    

Translation Copyright © 2014 by Adrian Meerman © Text and Images Toonder Company, Netherlands

 

‘Tales from the life of Olivier B. Bomble, gentleman,’ was serialized in Dutch newspapers for many years, and Squire Bomble, his good friend Ocelot and many others have become household names in the Netherlands. This is their first appearance in the US after the successful translation into English by Adrian Meerman, a Sparta resident.

The opinions expressed herein are the writer's alone, and do not reflect the opinions of TAPinto.net or anyone who works for TAPinto.net. TAPinto.net is not responsible for the accuracy of any of the information supplied by the writer.

© Images Toonder Company, Netherlands

‘Tales from the life of Olivier B. Bomble, gentleman,’ was serialized in Dutch newspapers for many years, and Squire Bomble, his good friend Ocelot and many others have become household names in the Netherlands. This is their first appearance in the US after the successful translation into English by Adrian Meerman, a Sparta resident.

‘Tales from the life of Olivier B. Bomble, gentleman,’ was serialized in Dutch newspapers for many years, and Squire Bomble, his good friend Ocelot and many others have become household names in the Netherlands. This is their first appearance in the US after the successful translation into English by Adrian Meerman, a Sparta resident.

The opinions expressed herein are the writer's alone, and do not reflect the opinions of TAPinto.net or anyone who works for TAPinto.net. TAPinto.net is not responsible for the accuracy of any of the information supplied by the writer.

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