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The hobbit, or, There and back again

Author: J R R Tolkien
Publisher: London : HarperCollins, Bodmin, Great Britain : printed and bound by MPG Books Ltd 2001 ©1995
Series: Modern classics (Collins)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Bilbo Baggins, usually a quiet living hobbit must accompany a band of dwarves in search of dragon-guarded gold.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Named Person: Bilbo Baggins
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J R R Tolkien
ISBN: 0261102575 9780261102576 0261102214 9780261102217 0006754023 9780006754022
OCLC Number: 1152172708
Notes: Published by HarperCollinsPublishers 1999. Second impression 2001. This edition is based on the reset edition first published in 1995."--Title page verso.
In black leatherette slip case with gilt outline of a dragon on the front. Binding black leatherette and black cloth over board. Gilded edges. Gilt outline of a dragon on the cover and lettering on the spine.
Color maps are printed on the endpapers in red and black.
Awards: Runner-up for The BBC Big Read Top 21 2003
Runner-up for The BBC Big Read Top 100 2003
Short-listed for BBC Big Read Top 100 2003
Description: 271 pages, 5 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 24 cm
Series Title: Modern classics (Collins)
Other Titles: Hobbit (2001)
Hobbit
There and back again
Responsibility: by J.R.R. Tolkien.

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The Hobbit is the unforgettable story of Bilbo, a peace-loving hobbit, who embarks on a strange and magical adventure. A timeless classic.  Read more...

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'The greatest children's book ever written... Funny, frightening, dense with detail and gloriously vivid, it is the one adventure story every eight-year-old should have.'Amanda Craig, The Times Read more...

 
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