This popular paperback edition of the classic work of fantasy, with a striking new black cover based on JRR Tolkien’s own design and featuring brand new reproductions of all his drawings and maps.
Bilbo Baggins is a hobbit who enjoys a comfortable, unambitious life, rarely travelling further than the pantry of his hobbit-hole in Bag End. But his contentment is disturbed when the wizard, Gandalf, and a company of thirteen dwarves arrive on his doorstep one day to whisk him away on an unexpected journey ‘there and back again’. They have a plot to raid the treasure hoard of Smaug the Magnificent, a large and very dangerous dragon…
The prelude to The Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit has sold many millions of copies since its publication in 1937, establishing itself as one of the most beloved and influential books of the twentieth century.
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‘One of the best loved characters in English fiction… a marvellous fantasy adventure’
‘Finely written saga of dwarves and elves, fearsome goblins and trolls… an exciting epic of travel, magical adventure, working up to a devastating climax’
‘A flawless masterpiece’
The most successful of all Tolkien titles, The Hobbit has been translated into over 30 languages, with estimated sales of nearly 100 million copies.
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Book Description HarperCollins Publishers, United Kingdom, 1991. Paperback. Book Condition: New. J. R. R. Tolkien (illustrator). 75th Anniversary ed. 178 x 111 mm. Language: English Brand New Book. The Hobbit is a tale of high adventure, undertaken by a company of dwarves in search of dragon-guarded gold. A reluctant partner in this perilous quest is Bilbo Baggins, a comfort-loving unambitious hobbit, who surprises even himself by his resourcefulness and skill as a burglar. Encounters with trolls, goblins, dwarves, elves and giant spiders, conversations with the dragon, Smaug, and a rather unwilling presence at the Battle of Five Armies are just some of the adventures that befall Bilbo. Bilbo Baggins has taken his place among the ranks of the immortals of children s fiction. Written by Professor Tolkien for his own children, The Hobbit met with instant critical acclaim when published. Bookseller Inventory # KNV9780261102217
Book Description HarperCollins, 2011. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service!. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0261102214
Book Description HarperCollins 1993-03-19, 1993. Book Condition: New. Brand new book, sourced directly from publisher. Dispatch time is 24-48 hours from our warehouse. Book will be sent in robust, secure packaging to ensure it reaches you securely. Bookseller Inventory # NU-LBR-00631897
Book Description Book Condition: New. Publisher/Verlag: HarperCollins UK | Or There and Back again. 1 of 3 possible covers will be delivered | Whisked away from his comfortable hobbit-hole by Gandalf the wizard and a band of dwarfes, Bilbo Baggins finds himself caught in a plot to raid the treasure hoard of Smaug the Magnificent, a large and very dangerous dragon . . . | Format: Paperback | Language/Sprache: english | 224 gr | 310 pp. Bookseller Inventory # K9780261102217
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers, 1996. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Brand New Book. Shipping: Once your order has been confirmed and payment received, your order will then be processed. The book will be located by our staff, packaged and despatched to you as quickly as possible. From time to time, items get mislaid en route. If your item fails to arrive, please contact us first. We will endeavour to trace the item for you and where necessary, replace or refund the item. Please do not leave negative feedback without contacting us first. All orders will be dispatched within two working days. If you have any quesions please contact us. Bookseller Inventory # V9780261102217
Book Description 1991. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 75th. 111mm x 178mm x 25mm. Paperback. A new paperback edition of JRR Tolkien's fantasy masterpiece, The Hobbit The Hobbit is a tale of high adventure, undertaken by a company of dwarves in search of dragon-guarded gold. A rel.Shipping may be from multiple locations in the US or from the UK, depending on stock availability. 400 pages. 0.300. Bookseller Inventory # 9780261102217
Book Description HarperCollins. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0261102214 Special order direct from the distributor. Bookseller Inventory # R9780261102217
Book Description HarperCollins, 2011. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0261102214
Book Description HarperCollins, 2011. Book Condition: new. Bookseller Inventory # 9780261102217
Book Description Harper Collins Publ. UK Jan 2005, 2005. Taschenbuch. Book Condition: Neu. 175x111x35 mm. Neuware - Whisked away from his comfortable hobbit-hole by Gandalf the wizard and a band of dwarfes, Bilbo Baggins finds himself caught in a plot to raid the treasure hoard of Smaug the Magnificent, a large and very dangerous dragon . . . 310 pp. Englisch. Bookseller Inventory # 9780261102217