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The hobbit, or There and back again

Author: J R R Tolkien
Publisher: London : HarperCollinsPublishers, 2006, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : [New ed.]View 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
Named Person: Bilbo Baggins; Frodo Baggins; Bilbo Baggins; Frodo Baggins
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J R R Tolkien
ISBN: 9780261102217 0261102214
OCLC Number: 77255796
Notes: This new reset edition is based on the edition originally published in 1995.
Awards: Runner-up for The BBC Big Read Top 100 2003
Runner-up for The BBC Big Read Top 21 2003
Short-listed for BBC Big Read Top 100 2003
Description: 389 pages : illustrations, map ; 18 cm
Responsibility: by J.R.R. Tolkien.

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This popular paperback edition of the classic work of fantasy, with a striking new black cover based on JRR Tolkien's own design and featuring brand new reproductions of all his drawings and maps.  Read more...

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`One of the best loved characters in English fiction... a marvellous fantasy adventure'Daily Mail `Finely written saga of dwarves and elves, fearsome goblins and trolls... an exciting epic Read more...

 
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