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The Adventures Of Tom Bombadil


Condition: Very Good/Very Good

London: George Allen & Unwin, 1973. Selection of verses offered to those inetrested in 'Hobbit-lore.' Line drawings. Beautifully llustrated colour dustjacket. Small tear concealed conveniently along top of jacket flap. Jacket protected. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Seventh Impression. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by Pauline Baynes. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

The Adventures of Tom Bombadil is a collection of poetry written by J. R. R. Tolkien and published in 1962. The book contains 16 poems, only two of which deal with Tom Bombadil, a character who is most famous for his encounter with Frodo Baggins in The Fellowship of the Ring (the first volume in Tolkien's best-selling The Lord of the Rings). The rest of the poems are an assortment of bestiary verse and fairy tale rhyme. Two of the poems appear in The Lord of the Rings as well.

  • Bookseller: J. Ruehle AU (AU)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 006044
  • Title: The Adventures Of Tom Bombadil
  • Author: TOLKIEN, J.R.R
  • Illustrator: Pauline Baynes
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: Very Good
  • Edition: Seventh Impression
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0048210196
  • ISBN 13: 9780048210197
  • Publisher: George Allen & Unwin
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1973
  • Bookseller catalogs: Childrens;
  • Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall


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