Hobbit Deluxe Ed: Deluxe Edition

Hardcover | December 9, 2004

byJ.R.R. Tolkien

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A new deluxe slip cased edition of THE HOBBIT featuring the definitive corrected and reset text, plus Tolkien?s paintings and drawings in full colour.

Bilbo Baggins enjoys a quiet and contented life, with no desire to travel far from the comforts of home; then one day the wizard Gandalf and a band of dwarves arrive unexpectedly and enlist his services - as a burglar - on a dangerous expedition to raid the treasure - hoard of Smaug the dragon. Bilbo?slife is never to be the same again.

Seldom has any book been so widely read and loved as J.R.R. Tolkien?s classic tale, THE HOBBIT. Since its first publication in 1937 it has remained in print to delight each new generation of readers all over the world, and its hero, Bilbo Baggins, has taken his place among the ranks of the immortals: Alice, Pooh, Toad...

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A new deluxe slip cased edition of THE HOBBIT featuring the definitive corrected and reset text, plus Tolkien?s paintings and drawings in full colour. Bilbo Baggins enjoys a quiet and contented life, with no desire to travel far from the comforts of home; then one day the wizard Gandalf and a band of dwarves arrive unexpectedly and enl...

John Ronald Reuel Tolkien was born on the 3rd January, 1892 at Bloemfontein in the Orange Free State, but at the age of four he and his brother were taken back to England by their mother. After his father?s death the family moved to Sarehole, on the south-eastern edge of Birmingham. Tolkien spent a happy childhood in the countryside an...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:400 pages, 9.63 × 6.63 × 1.52 inPublished:December 9, 2004Publisher:Harpercollins (uk)Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:000711835X

ISBN - 13:9780007118359

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