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The hobbit, or, there and back again

Author: J R R Tolkien
Publisher: Boston : Mariner Books, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : First Mariner Books edition, 75th anniversary editionView 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
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J R R Tolkien
ISBN: 9780547928227 054792822X
OCLC Number: 772099491
Notes: Originally published: 1937.
"Mariner books."
"The text of this edition is based on the edition published by HarperCollins Publishers in 1995"--Title page verso.
Description: 300 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 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
There and back again
Responsibility: J.R.R. Tolkien.

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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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