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Hobbitus ille : illuc atque rursus retrorsum

Author: J R R Tolkien; Mark Walker
Publisher: London : HarperCollins Publishers, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : LatinView all editions and formats
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In the great tradition of publishing famous children's books in Latin, professional classicist and lifelong Tolkien fan Mark Walker provides a deft translation of the entire book. His attention to detail, including the transformation of Tolkien's songs and verses into classical Latin metres, will fascinate and entertain readers of all ability, even those with only a minimal acquaintance with the language.
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Children's stories
Fiction
Juvenile works
Latin language materials
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: Bilbo Baggins; Bilbo Baggins
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J R R Tolkien; Mark Walker
ISBN: 9780007445219 0007445210
OCLC Number: 793683175
Language Note: Translated from the English.
Notes: "The Hobbit translated into Latin by Mark Walker"--Jacket.
Description: cccxix pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Hobbit.
Responsibility: J.R.R. Tolkien ; ex Anglico sermone in Latinum conuersus a Mark Walker.

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Fascinating for Latin learners and for Tolkien fans of all ages, The Hobbit has been translated into Latin for the first time since its publication 75 years ago.  Read more...

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