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J.R.R. Tolkien The Hobbit by  Sean  Charles with  Deming - Signed First Edition - 1990 - from Dons Book Store and Biblio.com

J.R.R. Tolkien The Hobbit

by Tolkien, J.R.R.; Adapted by Dixon, Charles with Deming, Sean

Condition: New


Forestville, California, U.S.A.: Eclipse Books, 1990. Numbered Edition 112 of 600 signed by the Adapters Charles Dixon and Sean Deming. This book with red cloth boards is still in the original publishers shrink-wrap. David Wenzel's adaptation of Tolkien's The Hobbit has become one of the best-loved graphic novels. It is the story of Bilbo Baggins, a quiet and contented hobbit whose life is turned upside down when he joins the wizard Gandalf and thirteen dwarves on their quest to reclaim their stolen treasure. It is a journey fraught with danger and in the end it is Bilbo alone who must face the guardian of this treasure, the most-dreaded dragon, Smaug. Illustrated and hand painted in full colour throughout, and accompanied by the carefully abridged text of the original novel, this handsome edition is a masterpiece to be treasured by Hobbit fans of all ages, everywhere. It includes a magnificent, completely new cover design by Wenzel. This new edition has been re-scanned from the original paintings to achieve more accurate and vibrant colours. David Wenzel's revisit of this work provides sensitive improvements and additions to the original edition.. First Edition. Hard Back. New. Illus. by Wenzel, David. 8" X 11 1/4".
  • Bookseller: Dons Book Store US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 14017
  • Title: J.R.R. Tolkien The Hobbit
  • Author: Tolkien, J.R.R.; Adapted by Dixon, Charles with Deming, Sean
  • Illustrator: Wenzel, David
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: New
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 1560600683
  • ISBN 13: 9781560600688
  • Publisher: Eclipse Books
  • Place: Forestville, California, U.S.A.
  • Date published: 1990
  • Keywords: COMICS ART GRAPHIC NOVEL FANTASY ADVENTURE
  • Size: 8" X 11 1/4"


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