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The Hobbit (Graphic Novel)

An illustrated edition of the fantasy classic
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The Hobbit (Graphic Novel) by J.R.R. Tolkien
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Description

An illustrated edition of the enchanting prequel to The Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit-the classic fantasy that inspired Peter Jackson's major motion picture trilogy-in a newly expanded edition. When Thorin Oakenshield and his band of dwarves embark upon a dangerous quest to reclaim the hoard of gold stolen from them by the evil dragon Smaug, Gandalf the wizard suggests an unlikely accomplice: Bilbo Baggins, an unassuming Hobbit dwelling in peaceful Hobbiton. Along the way, the company faces trolls, goblins, giant spiders, and worse. But as they journey from the wonders of Rivendell to the terrors of Mirkwood and beyond, Bilbo will find that there is more to him than anyone-himself included-ever dreamed. Unexpected qualities of courage and cunning, and a love of adventure, propel Bilbo toward his great destiny . . . a destiny that waits in the dark caverns beneath the Misty Mountains, where a twisted creature known as Gollum jealously guards a precious magic ring.

Author Biography

John Ronald Reuel Tolkien was born on January 3, 1892, in Bloemfontein, South Africa. After serving in the First World War, he embarked upon a distinguished academic career and was recognized as one of the finest philologists in the world. He was a professor of Anglo-Saxon at Oxford, a fellow of Pembroke College, and a fellow of Merton College until his retirement in 1959. He is, however, beloved throughout the world as the creator of Middle-earth and author of such classic works as The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings. He died on September 2, 1973, at the age of 81.
Release date NZ
May 29th, 2001
Brand
Audiences
  • Children / Juvenile
  • General (US: Trade)
Contributors
  • Adapted by Chuck Dixon
  • Adapted by Sean Deming
  • Illustrated by David Wenzel
Country of Publication
United States
Imprint
Ballantine Books Inc.
Pages
144
Dimensions
171x260x13
ISBN-13
9780345445605
Product ID
12295721

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