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The hobbit, or, there and back again / J.R.R. Tolkien.

By: Tolkien, J. R. R. (John Ronald Reuel), 1892-1973 [author.].
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Boston : Mariner Books, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2012Edition: First Mariner Books edition, 75th anniversary edition.Description: 300 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780547928227; 054792822X.Other title: Hobbit | There and back again.Subject(s): Baggins, Bilbo -- Juvenile fiction | Baggins, Bilbo | Middle Earth (Imaginary place) -- Juvenile fiction | Baggins, Bilbo (Fictitious character) -- Fiction | Middle Earth (Imaginary place) -- Fiction | Fantasy fiction | Middle Earth (Imaginary place)Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction. | Fiction. | Juvenile works. | Fantasy fiction.DDC classification: [Fic] LOC classification: PZ7.T5744 | Ho 2012PR6039.O32 | H6 2012
Contents:
An unexpected party -- Roast mutton -- A short rest -- Over hill and under hill -- Riddles in the dark -- Out of the frying-pan into the fire -- Queer lodgings -- Flies and spiders -- Barrels out of bond -- A warm welcome -- On the doorstep -- Inside information -- Not at home -- Fire and water -- The gathering of the clouds -- A thief in the night -- The clouds burst -- The return journey -- The last stage --
Summary: Bilbo Baggins, a respectable, well-to-do hobbit, lives comfortably in his hobbit-hole until the day the wandering wizard Gandalf chooses him to take part in an adventure from which he may never return.
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Originally published: 1937.

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"The text of this edition is based on the edition published by HarperCollins Publishers in 1995"--Title page verso.

An unexpected party -- Roast mutton -- A short rest -- Over hill and under hill -- Riddles in the dark -- Out of the frying-pan into the fire -- Queer lodgings -- Flies and spiders -- Barrels out of bond -- A warm welcome -- On the doorstep -- Inside information -- Not at home -- Fire and water -- The gathering of the clouds -- A thief in the night -- The clouds burst -- The return journey -- The last stage --

Bilbo Baggins, a respectable, well-to-do hobbit, lives comfortably in his hobbit-hole until the day the wandering wizard Gandalf chooses him to take part in an adventure from which he may never return.

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