A new edition of the fantasy tale of high adventure, undertaken by a company of dwarves in search of dragon-guarded gold. Re-set with colour illustrations re-originated from Tolkien's artwork.
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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 Allen & Unwin, 1975. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. 0048230693 Third edition tenth impression. Light wear to boards. Content is clean and bright. Good DJ with minor edge wear including minor chipping to spine ends. Ex-library with all the usual stamps etc. Bookseller Inventory # WF-JV-R273-D8-00029
Book Description Allen & Unwin. Book Condition: Good. A sound copy with only light wear. Overall a solid copy at a great price! All orders guaranteed and ship within 24 hours. Before placing your order for please contact us for confirmation on the book's binding. Check out our other listings to add to your order for discounted shipping. Bookseller Inventory # WAL-D-4e-000014
Book Description Allen & Unwin, 1972. Hardback (No Dust Wrapper.). | 8vo Crown (19 x 13cm Approx.). 310pp. | For more photos or information, use the «Ask Bookseller» button and I'll be pleased to help. The book is in stock and ships from the rustic nirvana of Peasedown St. John, near Bath, England from a long-established bookseller - guaranteed by my reputation and the UK Distance Selling Act. Remember! BUYING THIS BOOK means my Jack Russells get their supper! Condition :: Good+. Boards and spine a little faded. Leans somewhat. Bookseller Inventory # 144622
Book Description George Allen and Unwin, 1975. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. Green boards with back titles to the spine and front. Third edition 10th impression 1975. Nice tight square binding. Dustjacket is not price clipped. Short gift inscription on the second page. Bookseller Inventory # 5334
Book Description George Allen & Unwin, London, 1975. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. FIRST EDITION - Ninth Impression. HARDBACK. A tight copy. No inscription. Very clean red boards. Slight lean to spine. Bright gilt titles on spine. LIGHT TANNING TO PAGE EDGES. Jacket has edge wear and a few short tears plus minor staining. Map neatly folded at rear. Sent FIRST CLASS NEXT WORKING DAY OR SOONER securely boxed in cardboard. REF Heg6951. Bookseller Inventory # 014107
Book Description George Allen & Unwin Ltd., London, 1975. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. The Author (illustrator). Not Ex-Library, Tenth impression.D/W shelf-worn,edges rubbed, creases along top edge,not price-clipped.Book green boards with black lettering and drawing of Smaug, page edges lightly tanned, maps on endpapers, contents clean,appears unread. Bookseller Inventory # 011307
Book Description Allen & Unwin, U.S.A., 1971. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Good Plus. Third Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Book Has V. Sl. Edgewear/Shelfwear, Else Well Cared For. Map Eps In Black And Red. Color And B/W Illus. Dj Has Edgewear/Shelfwear/Sl. Soiling, Closed Tears And Small Chips, Large Chip Top Of Spine, Price Intact. 317 Pp. Plus Ads. Strong, Tight Volume. Bookseller Inventory # 204939
Book Description George Allen & Unwin, London, 1975. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. 3rd Edition. George Allen & Unwin, London, 1975. Third Edition tenth impression. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Minor bumping to corners. Fore edges darkened. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. Rubbed with small amounts of chipping and old internal tape repairs. Bookseller Inventory # 014353
Book Description George Allen & Unwin, London, 1972. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good+. Seventh impression of the third edition. Green cloth titled and decorated in black on spine and front board, pictorial endpaper maps, b&w and colour illstns by the author. Tight and square, faint cup rings on front board, fading to spine ends, unmarked internally. Dust jacket is unclipped and unfaded but has light cup rings on front panel, loss at spine ends, protected in a removable clear film sleeve. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Hardback. Bookseller Inventory # 025730
Book Description George Allen & Unwin Ltd, London, 1971. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Tolkien, J. R. R. (illustrator). 3rd Edition. 7 1/2" X 5". A fine example with clean bright boards and lettering, maps to endpapers, four full colour page illustrations and eight black & white illustrations by the author. Just a hint of fading to the spine, mainly the tip, small mark to front endboard under the flap and previous owner's bookplate to the verso of ffep. There's some light rubbing to the top right corner of the title page, where a penciled price has been erased and a couple of the illustrations have a light rippling to the fore edge, see photos. Price clipped jacket with sticker showing '£1.75 net' with a touch of darkening to the spine, small light mark to the front and very light age toning to the top edge of the inner flaps. With that said, overall this is an extremely smart and presentable copy, with dust jacket now in a protective clear loose cover. 317pp plus 3 pages. Bookseller Inventory # PF0575