The Hobbit Or There And Back Again by J. R. R. Tolkien

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This is a lovely collectible copy of the classic book, The Hobbit or There And Back Again by J.R.R. Tolkien. This copy is from Houghton Mifflin Publishing 1997. It is very clean, unmarked inside like new copy. Pages are crisp and clean. Illustrated maps inside front and back endpapers. Binding is tight and straight like new. Dust jacket is clean and shiny with only very light shelf wear from display.

The world of The Hobbit was built on a plausible foundation and operated by rules readers could believe in. Tolkien drew upon his knowledge of early English languages, mythology, and runic magic to give Middle Earth a history and logic that has sustained readers and influenced countless imitators. Originally intended to entertain Tolkien's own children, the story has been beloved by generations old and young alike and is still today considered to be one of the most important books in fantasy genre.

This edition contains all revisions and corrections that have been made since the original publication and includes endpaper maps and black and white illustrations by Tolkien himself.

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