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The hobbit

Author: J R R Tolkien; Martin Shaw
Publisher: [United States?] : Houghton Mifflin, ℗2000.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : Fiction : English : AbridgedView 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 Grandalf whisks him away on a treasure hunting expedition with a troop of rowdy dwarves, he's not entirely thrilled. Encountering ruthless trolls, beastly ores, gigantic spiders, and hungry wolves, Bilbo discovers within himself astonishing strength and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: J R R Tolkien; Martin Shaw
ISBN: 0618087850 9780618087853
OCLC Number: 45547753
Performer(s): Read by Martin Shaw.
Description: 4 audiocassettes (approximately 6 hr.) : analog
Responsibility: by 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 Grandalf whisks him away on a treasure hunting expedition with a troop of rowdy dwarves, he's not entirely thrilled. Encountering ruthless trolls, beastly ores, gigantic spiders, and hungry wolves, Bilbo discovers within himself astonishing strength and courage. And the ultimate confrontation with the fearsome dragon Smaug, the hobbit will brave the dangers of dark and dragon-fire alone and unaided.

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