The Hobbit or There and Back Again

The Hobbit or There and Back Again

Book - 2012
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This is the story of how a Baggins had an adventure, and found himself doing and saying things altogether unexpected....Bilbo Baggins is a hobbit who enjoys a comfortable, unambitious life, rarely travelling further than the pantry of his hobbit-hole in Bag End. But his contentment is disturbed when the wizard, Gandalf, and a company of thirteen dwarves arrive on his doorstep one day, to whisk him away on a journey 'there and back again'. They have a plot to raid the treasure hoard of Smaug the Magnificent, a large and very dangerous dragon...
"The Hobbit" is the prelude to "The Lord of the Rings" series, and should be read before "The Fellowship of the Ring".
Publisher: London : Harper Collins, 2012, c1965.
Edition: Film tie-in ed. 2012.
ISBN: 9780007487295
0007487290
9780544164222
9780007591855
Characteristics: 389 p. : ill., map ; 18 cm.
Alternative Title: There and back again

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