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 and unambitious hobbit. Filled with encounters with
trolls, goblins, elves, giant spiders, riddles and the discovery of
a Ring, this wonderful story also forms a prelude to The Lord of