The Hobbit, Or, There and Back Again

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HarperCollins, 1999 - Adventure stories - 285 pages
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Summary: The adventures of the well-to-do hobbit, Bilbo Baggins who lived happily in his comfortable home until a wandering wizard granted his wish.

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This is an excellent book for the price. It is a hardcover school edition. School edition means that the binding has extra support to last against multiple uses and abuses in a school setting. I found ... Read full review

Excellent Edition of the Hobbit

User Review  - close09 - Borders

I am not going to review the actual story of the Hobbit per-say because who honestly doesn't know the story? I will primarily be reviewing this particular copy of the book. I am extremely impressed ... 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 Appointed by J.R.R. Tolkien to be his literary executor, he has devoted himself to the publication of his father's unpublished writings, notably The Silmarillion and The History of Middle-earth.

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