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The hobbit

Author: J R R Tolkien; BBC Radio.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : BBC Enterprises : Bantam Doubleday Dell Audio, 1988.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Bilbo Baggins, the hobbit, is a peaceful sort who lives in a cozy hole in the Shire, a place where adventures are uncommon--and rather unwanted. So when the wizard Gandalf whisks him away on a treasure-hunting expedition with a troop of rowdy dwarves, he is not entirely thrilled.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Fantasy fiction
Juvenile Sound recordings
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: J R R Tolkien; BBC Radio.
ISBN: 0807283401 9780807283400 0807288837 9780807288832 0553471074 9780553471076
OCLC Number: 43941268
Notes: Radio dramatization of the Hobbit, originally broadcast on BBC Radio in 1988.
Cast: Paul Daneman (Bilbo), Anthony Jackson (Tale Bearer), Heron Carvic (Gandalf), with supporting cast.
Performer(s): Music composed by David Cain and performed by David Munroe with the Early Music Consort.
Description: 4 audiocassettes (3 hr., 35 min.) : analog
Other Titles: BBC Radio presents the Hobbit
Responsibility: J.R.R. Tolkien.

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Bilbo Baggins, the hobbit, is a peaceful sort who lives in a cozy hole in the Shire, a place where adventures are uncommon--and rather unwanted. So when the wizard Gandalf whisks him away on a treasure-hunting expedition with a troop of rowdy dwarves, he is not entirely thrilled.

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