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Hobbits (Fictitious characters)

Works: 144 works in 629 publications in 16 languages and 29,926 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Fantasy fiction  Fantasy films  Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Action and adventure fiction  Novels  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Classifications: PR6039.O32, 823.912
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Publications about Hobbits (Fictitious characters)
Most widely held works about Hobbits (Fictitious characters)
    The hobbit : an unexpected journey by Peter Jackson( visu )
    124 editions published between 2012 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 5,862 libraries worldwide
    The first chapter in Peter Jackson's new epic trilogy set in Middle Earth 60 years before J.R.R. Tolkien's Lord of the rings saga. Follow Bilbo Baggins as he's swept into a quest to reclaim the Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor, long ago conquered by the dragon Smaug. Approached by the wizard Gandalf, Bilbo joins a company of thirteen dwarves led by the legendary warrior Thorin Oakenshield. Along the way they face many dangers; Bilbo meets Gollum and takes possession of the 'One ring.' Includes bonus features
    The hobbit, or, There and back again by J. R. R Tolkien( Book )
    73 editions published between 1937 and 2016 in 14 languages and held by 5,715 libraries worldwide
    'The Hobbit' is a tale of high adventure, undertaken by a company of dwarves in search of dragon-guarded gold. A reluctant partner in this perilous quest is Bilbo Baggins, a comfort-loving, unambitious hobbit
    The hobbit : the battle of the five armies by Peter Jackson( visu )
    84 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 3,269 libraries worldwide
    The epic conclusion to the adventures of Bilbo Baggins. The dragon Smaug rains his fiery wrath down upon the defenseless men, women, and children of Lake-town. Obsessed above all else with his reclaimed treasure, Thorin sacrifices friendship and honor to hoard it as Bilbo attempts to make him see reason
    The hobbit by Peter Jackson( visu )
    56 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,255 libraries worldwide
    A homebody hobbit in Middle Earth gets talked into joining a quest with a group of dwarves to recover their treasure from a dragon
    Hobbits, elves, and wizards : exploring the wonders and worlds of J.R.R. Tolkien's "The Lord of the rings" by Michael N Stanton( Book )
    7 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 918 libraries worldwide
    Packed with data on all aspects of Tolkien's fantasy creations, a one-volume guide to the creatures, kingdoms, and historical timelines of The lord of the rings provides background for Tolkien's fantasy novels
    The individuated hobbit : Jung, Tolkien, and the archetypes of Middle-Earth by Timothy R O'Neill( Book )
    3 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 568 libraries worldwide
    The return of the king : being the third part of The lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( Book )
    11 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in English and held by 499 libraries worldwide
    Aragorn, revealed as the hidden heir of the ancient Kings of the West, joined with the Riders of Rohan against the forces of Isengard, and took part in the desperate victory of the Hornburg. Merry and Pippin, captured by orcs, escaped into Fangorn Forest and there encountered the Ents. Gandalf returned, miraculously, and defeated the evil wizard, Saruman. Meanwhile, Sam and Frodo progressed towards Mordor to destroy the Ring, accompanied by Smeagol -- Gollum, still obsessed by his 'preciouss'. The first ever illustrated paperback of part three of Tolkien's epic masterpiece, The Lord of the Rings, featuring 15 colour paintings by Alan Lee
    The two towers; being the second part of The Lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( Book )
    15 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 494 libraries worldwide
    Frodo and his Companions of the Ring have been beset by danger during their quest to prevent the Ruling Ring from falling into the hands of the Dark Lord by destroying it in the Cracks of Doom. They have lost the wizard, Gandalf, in a battle in the Mines of Moria. And Boromir, seduced by the power of the Ring, tried to seize it by force. While Frodo and Sam made their escape, the rest of the company was attacked by Orcs. Now they continue the journey alone down the great River Anduin--alone, that is, save for the mysterious creeping figure of Gollum that follows wherever they go
    LEGO the hobbit ( file )
    11 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 489 libraries worldwide
    Rejoin the lost kingdom brick by brick. Join Bilbo Baggins, Gandalf, Thorin and his company of dwarves in an adventure across Middle-Earth to recapture the Lonely Mountain
    The fellowship of the ring : being the first part of The lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( Book )
    9 editions published between 1973 and 2012 in English and held by 436 libraries worldwide
    Frodo Baggins, a young hobbit, sets out on a perilous journey to the Cracks of Doom, along with a band of warriors from different kingdoms, to destroy the Dark Lord's Ring of Power
    The hobbit : an unexpected journey : visual companion by Jude Fisher( Book )
    3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 434 libraries worldwide
    This official tie-in photo guidebook is packed with exclusive photographs and in-depth text offering a sneak peek at the highly anticipated new film The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, directed by Peter Jackson. Join the hobbit, Bilbo Baggins, Gandalf the wizard and the Company of Dwarves on their Quest to recover treasure stolen by the Dragon, Smaug the Magnificent. Leaving the comfort of Bilbo's home they must face many perils before they can claim their long-lost gold - Trolls, Elves, Goblins, Wargs, and worse ... Richly illustrated with more than 100 colour photos from the film, and featuring a brand new fold-out map charting the journey from Bag End to Wilderland, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Visual Companion begins the Quest for the Lonely Mountain in spectacular style
    The wisdom of the shire : a short guide to a long and happy life by Noble Mason Smith( Book )
    9 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 380 libraries worldwide
    Draws on the philosophies of Hobbit lore to counsel readers on how to live rich and satisfying lives, exploring such ideas as the benefits of simple pleasures with friends, giving to others, and carrying burdens without becoming overwhelmed
    The hobbit : an unexpected journey : chronicles : art & design by Daniel Falconer( Book )
    2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 302 libraries worldwide
    A celebration of Peter Jackson's creative vision, packed with concept artwork and development paintings from his film The hobbit: an unexpected journey. Each artist provides detailed and entertaining commentary that reveals the story behind the vision
    The hobbit : an unexpected journey : official movie guide by Brian Sibley( Book )
    2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 278 libraries worldwide
    "Enter Bilbo Baggin's world through exclusive interviews with director Peter Jackson, Martin Freeman, Ian McKellen and all the principal cast and filmmakers, who share film-making secrets and tales of what it was actually like making movie magic in Middle-earth. Lavishly illustrated with hundreds of behind-the-scenes photos of the actors, locations, sets, creatures and costumes, this essential guide has been produced in collaboration with the filmmakers who have brought J.R.R. Tolkien's classic novel into breathtaking three-dimensional life."--Page 4 of cover
    The Hobbit, the battle of the five armies : chronicles : art & design by Daniel Falconer( Book )
    6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 269 libraries worldwide
    "A stunning look at the creative process behind The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies--the third and final installment of one of the world's biggest motion picture franchises from Academy Award-winning filmmaker Peter Jackson. Working closely with the film's production staff, the award-winning team at WETA brings together more than 240 pages of spectacular four-color visuals, including hundreds of images of concept artwork, photographs, development paintings, and more created by the artists and designers working behind the scenes. Movie photography and finished imagery accompany the sketches and drawings, showing how the artists' vision was realized from design to final product. Chock full of insider stories, details, and insights, The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Chronicles: Art & Design also includes a special bonus feature--a three-page fold-out sure to delight fans and become a treasured collectible"--
    An A-Z of JRR Tolkien's The hobbit : un unendorsed colourful and critical guide celebrating the movies by Sarah Oliver( Book )
    4 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 93 libraries worldwide
    The must-have book for any fan of "The Hobbit" A is for auditions. Find out which pop star auditioned to play an elf and who impressed Peter Jackson the most. B is for Bilbo. Martin Freeman had reservations about playing Bilbo at first discover why and find out who he loved working with, and who he didn't, and uncover why the movie Bilbo is different from Bilbo in the book. C is for cast. Filming "The Hobbit" threw up all kinds of challenges for the cast. Find out who injured themselves on set and who the biggest prankster was. All this and more, including all the behind-the-scenes set secrets, why Elijah Wood had to be involved, and what to expect from the second "Hobbit" movie
    A hobbit devotional by Ed Strauss( Book )
    2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
    Identifies parallels between the storylines in the Hobbit and the Bible, demonstrating how people can learn Biblical virtues through the example of the character of Bilbo Baggins in the popular book
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