J.R.R. TOLKIEN - BOXED SET: THE HOBBIT AND THE COMPLETE LORD OF THE RINGS

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RANDOM HOUSE II, Apr 30, 1990
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This four volume, deluxe paperback boxed set contains J.R.R. Tolkien's epic masterworks The Hobbit and the three volumes of The Lord Of The Rings (The Fellowship Of The Ring, The Two Towers, and The Return Of The King) in their definitive text settings complete with maps and cover illustrations from the motion pictures. In The Hobbit, Bilbo Baggins is whisked away from his comfortable, unambitious life in Hobbiton by the wizard Gandalf and a company of dwarves. He finds himself caught up in a plot to raid the treasure hoard of Smaug the Magnificent, 'The Lord Of The Rings' tells of the great and dangerous quest undertaken by Frodo Baggins and the Fellowship of the Ring; Gandalf the wizard; the hobbits Merry, Pippin, and Sam; Gimli the dwarf; Legolas the elf; Boromir of Gondor; and a tall, mysterious stranger called Strider.

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Amazing writing and imagination. - weRead
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Amazing tales, but sometimes difficult writing style. - weRead

Review: JRR Tolkien The Hobbit and the Complete Lord of the Rings, the Fellowship of the Ring, the Two Towers, the Return of the King/Boxed Set

User Review  - milo - weRead

this man created an entire world in middle earth and he does keep the suspense going from book to book . . there is very little down time and there are maps to accompany the books . STILL the HOBBIT is my favorite Read full review

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User Review  - Rebecca Coleman - Goodreads

Yep. Read them many times. Pivotal part of my childhood. Read full review

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