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The Hobbit or, There and Back Again J.R.R. Tolkien First Printing Peter Sis

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Like New: A book that looks new but has been read. Cover has no visible wear, and the dust jacket (if ... Read moreabout the condition
ISBN-10:

0618162216

Category:

Classics

ISBN-13:

9780618162215

Edition Description:

First Printing

Author:

J.R.R. Tolkien

Publisher:

Houghton Mifflin

Format:

Book, Trade Cloth

Dustjacket:

Yes

Publication Year:

2001

Topic:

Fantasy

Language:

English

Country/Region of Manufacture:

United States

ISBN:

9780618162215

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Synopsis
Bilbo Baggins was a hobbit who wanted to be left alone in quiet comfort. But the wizard Gandalf came along with a band of homeless dwarves. Soon Bilbo was drawn into their quest, facing evil orcs, savage wolves, giant spiders, and worse unknown dangers. Finally, it was Bilbo'alone and unaided'who had to confront the great dragon Smaug, the terror of an entire countryside . . .

From J.R.R. Tolkien's own description for the original edition: "If you care for journeys there and back, out of the comfortable Western world, over the edge of the Wild, and home again, and can take an interest in a humble hero (blessed with a little wisdom and a little courage and considerable good luck), here is a record of such a journey and such a traveler. . . . In following the path of this humble adventurer, you will learn by the way (as he did)--if you do not already know all about these things--much about trolls, goblins, dwarves, and elves, and get some glimpses into the history and politics of a neglected but important period." Featuring stunning new cover art by Caldecott Honor winning children's book illustrator Peter Sis, this edition of The Hobbit has been specially formatted for young readers. Larger print size and wider margins provide reading ease for the youngest Tolkien fans. This quality digest edition also includes interior maps and original interior illustrations by J.R.R. Tolkien.

J.R.R. Tolkien's classic prelude to his Lord of the Ringstrilogy featuring cover art by Caldecott Honor winning children's book illustrator Peter Sís, this edition of The Hobbit has been specially formatted for young readers. Larger print size and wider margins provide reading ease for the youngest Tolkien fans. This quality digest edition also includes interior maps and original interior illustrations by J.R.R. Tolkien. Bilbo Baggins is a hobbit who enjoys a comfortable, unambitious life, rarely traveling any farther than his pantry or cellar. But his contentment is disturbed when the wizard Gandalf and a company of dwarves arrive on his doorstep one day to whisk him away on an adventure. They have launched a plot to raid the treasure hoard guarded by Smaug the Magnificent, a large and very dangerous dragon. Bilbo reluctantly joins their quest, unaware that on his journey to the Lonely Mountain he will encounter both a magic ring and a frightening creature known as Gollum.


Product Identifiers
ISBN-100618162216
ISBN-139780618162215

Key Details
AuthorJ. R. R. Tolkien
Number Of Pages352 pages
FormatHardcover
Publication Date2001-09-24
LanguageEnglish
PublisherHoughton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company

Additional Details
Copyright Date2001
IllustratedYes

Dimensions
Weight23.7 Oz
Height1 In.
Width6 In.
Length9 In.

Target Audience
GroupYoung Adult Audience
Grade FromSeventh Grade
Grade Toup
Age Range12 - UP

Classification Method
LCCN2001-276594
LC Classification NumberPZ7.T5744Ho 2001
Dewey Decimal[Fic]
Dewey Edition21

Contributors
Illustrated byPeter Sís

Certain data records © 2014 Bowker. Rights in cover images reserved by owners.

Houghton Mifflin Young Readers Edition, First Printing 2001 with a Full Number Line. Hardcover in Dust Jacket. Hardcover is New, clean, black cloth and boards, bright spine gilt, square sharp corners, clean unmarked sharp pages. Dust Jacket is New unclipped, clean, glossy, with sharp flaps. A nice copy of this particular Edition. Ships from the USA.

Cover art by Peter Sis.

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