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The hobbit, or, There and back again

Author: J R R Tolkien
Publisher: London : HarperCollins, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The definitive edition of J.R.R. Tolkien's most beloved book, sporting a facsimile of his original cover design and complete with colour plates of his own paintings, brand new reproductions of all  Read more...

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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: 0261103288 9780261103283 9780261102910 0261102915
OCLC Number: 823774669
Notes: Cover title: The Hobbit.
This edition is based on the reset edition originally published in 1995.
Originally published: London : George Allen & Unwin, 1937.
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: xix, 300 pages, [6] bl. plates : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm
Contents: The Hobbit / J.R.R. Tolkien --
The history of the Hobbit. Part 1. Mr Baggins / John D Rateliff --
The history of the Hobbit. Part 2. Return to Bag-End / John D Rateliff.
Other Titles: Hobbit
Responsibility: by J.R.R. Tolkien.

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