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The hobbit or there and back again

Author: J R R Tolkien
Publisher: New York, New York : Ballantine, [1996] ©1996, ©1937
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : Revised editionView all editions and formats
Summary:
Biblo Baggins was a hobbit who wanted to be left alone in quiet comfort. But the wizard Gandalf came along with a band of homeless dwarves. Soon Biblo was drawn into their quest, facing evil orcs, savage wolves, giant spiders, and worse, unknown dangers. Finally, it was Biblo-alone and unaided-who had to confront the great dragon Smaug, the terror of an entire countryside...--Page 4 cover.
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Fiction
Adventure fiction
Young adult literature
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
ISBN: 0345339681 9780345339683
OCLC Number: 48799947
Notes: "The enchanting prelude to The Lord of The Rings"--Cover.
Description: 304 pages : maps ; 18 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: There and back again
Responsibility: by J.R.R. Tolkien.

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Biblo Baggins was a hobbit who wanted to be left alone in quiet comfort. But the wizard Gandalf came along with a band of homeless dwarves. Soon Biblo was drawn into their quest, facing evil orcs, savage wolves, giant spiders, and worse, unknown dangers. Finally, it was Biblo-alone and unaided-who had to confront the great dragon Smaug, the terror of an entire countryside...--Page 4 cover.

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