The Hobbit, Or, There and Back Again

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HarperCollins, 1999 - Adventure stories - 285 pages
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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.

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Beautiful edition of an old favorite!

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I bought this because I wanted to give something close to my old edition of the same now probably 2030 years old or so and in tatters to my daughter. Just like the original edition with Tolkiens ... Read full review

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The Hobbit is a great book to read when relaxing. It has a nice plot that is simple enough to read to little kids and bring them to the world of fiction. The Hobbit is a book originally made to be ... Read full review

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About the author (1999)

J.R.R. Tolkien is best known for The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, selling 150 million copies in more than 60 languages worldwide. He died in 1973 at the age of 81.
Christopher Tolkien is the third son of J.R.R. Tolkien. Appointed by J.R.R. Tolkien to be his literary executor, he has devoted himself to the publication of his father's unpublished writings, notably The Silmarillion and The History of Middle-earth.

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