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The hobbit, or, There and back again

Author: J R R Tolkien; Alan Lee
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Co., ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Bilbo Baggins, a respectable, well-to-do hobbit, lives comfortably in his hobbit-hole until the day the wandering wizard Gandalf chooses him to take part in an adventure from which he may never return.
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Novels
Fiction
Named Person: Bilbo Baggins; Bilbo Baggins
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: J R R Tolkien; Alan Lee
ISBN: 0395873460 9780395873465 9780395520215 0395520215 9780395362907 0395362903
OCLC Number: 37682789
Description: 288 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
Contents: An unexpected party --
Roast mutton --
A short rest --
Over hill and under hill --
Riddles in the dark --
Out of the frying-pan into the fire --
Queer lodgings --
Flies and spiders --
Barrels out of bond --
A warm welcome --
On the doorstep --
Inside information --
Not at home --
Fire and water --
The gathering of the clouds --
A thief in the night --
The clouds burst --
The return journey --
The last stage.
Other Titles: Hobbit
Hobbit
There and back again
Responsibility: by J.R.R. Tolkien ; illustrated by Alan Lee.
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The first-ever illustrated edition of The Hobbit. Warm and dusky colors predominate in the handsome full-color scenes--48 in all.  Read more...

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"Warm and dusky colors predominate in the handsome full-color scenes--forty-eight in all, including five lavish spreads--that embellish this edition, which is also beautifully designed." Booklist, ALA Read more...

 
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