The Hobbit or There and Back Again

by Tolkien, J R R

 
J.R.R. Tolkien's own description for the original edition: "If you care for journeys there and back, out of the comfortable Western world, over the edge of the Wild, and home again, and can take an interest in a humble hero (blessed with a little wisdom and a little courage and considerable good luck), here is a record of such a journey and such a traveler. The period is the ancient time between the age of Faerie and the dominion of men, when the famous forest of Mirkwood was still standing, and the mountains were full of danger. In following the path of this humble adventurer, you will learn by the way (as he did) -- if you do not already know all about these things -- much about trolls, goblins, dwarves, and elves, and get some glimpses into the history and politics of a neglected but important period. For Mr. Bilbo Baggins visited various notable persons; conversed with the dragon, Smaug the Magnificent; and was present, rather unwillingly, at the Battle of the Five Armies. This is all the more remarkable, since he was a hobbit. Hobbits have hitherto been passed over in history and legend, perhaps because they as a rule preferred comfort to excitement. But this account, based on his personal memoirs, of the one exciting year in the otherwise quiet life of Mr. Baggins will give you a fair idea of the estimable people now (it is said) becoming rather rare. They do not like noise."
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First Edition Identification and Notes

-George Allen & Unwin Ltd. of London published the first edition of The Hobbit on 21 September 1937 with a print run of 1,500 copies, illustrated in black and white by Tolkien, who also designed the dust jacket. The first printing sold out by December. In early 1938 Houghton Mifflin of Boston and New York reset type for an American edition, and included four of the illustrations in color plates. Allen & Unwin decided to incorporate the colour illustrations into their second printing, released at the end of 1937. World War II and paper rationing disrupted the printing, but subsequent edition were published in 1951, 1966, 1978 and 1995, and the novel has been reprinted frequently by many publishers, and translated into over forty languages.

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1996. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Tolkien, JRR. Collector's edition, in slipcase.
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The Hobbit or, There and Back Again

by Tolkien, J. R. R.

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Andrew Barnes Booksellers
Published
1984
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Near Fine
Edition
2nd printing
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$61.00

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1984. 2nd printing. Near Fine. quarto. hardback with dust jacket 290pp., col. pls., Illustrated by Michael Hague
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The Hobbit or There and Back Again: Slipcased Edition

by Tolkien, J. R. R.

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Pat Cramer, Bookseller
Published
1997
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Fine
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Later Printing
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9780395177112
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1997. Book. Illus. by Tolkien, J. R. R.. Fine. Hardcover. Later Printing. A square solid tight clean very carefully read copy. Slip cased edition, later printing, dark green leather like boards with red and gold inlay on the front cover and spine with the usual marbling/speckling of the edges of the text block. Nice copy. Above… Read more
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The Hobbit or There and Back Again

by J.R.R. Tolkien

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Revaluation Books
Published
1973
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New
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9780395177112
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$56.95

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Houghton Mifflin, 1973. Hardcover. New. collectors edition. 317 pages. 9.75x7.25x1.50 inches.
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The Hunter Killers: The Extraordinary Story of the First Wild Weasels, the Band of Maverick Aviators Who Flew the Most Dangerous Missions of the Vietnam War

by Hampton, Dan (SIGNED)

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Lower Beverley Better Books
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2015
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Near Fine
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True First USA Edition, 1st Printing
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9780062375131
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New York: HarperCollins/ William Morrow, 2015. Number line: 15 16 17 18 19 DIX/RRD 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1. Author's Note. Maps. Prologue. Part One, Part Two. 351 pp. plus: Acknowledgments, Glossary of terms and Acronyms, Appendices A through C, Notes and Sources, Index.… Read more
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The Hobbit, or There and Back Again

by J. R. R. Tolkien

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Lazarus Books Limited
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2001
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Fine
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Reprint
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London: The Folio Society, 2001. Reprint. Decorative Hard Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Eric Fraser. 2001 Reprint. Size octavo, 245 pages. Decorative hard cover with heavy gilt decoration to both covers and spine and dragon vignette to the front cover, maps on end-papers. Condition fine, a very clean copy, housed within fine slipcase.
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The Hobbit Or There and Back Again

by Tolkien, J. R. R.

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Old Saratoga Books
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N.D.
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Boards rubbed, jacket lightly rubbed and toned.
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Reprint; Later Printing
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9780395071229
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$50.00

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Boards rubbed, jacket lightly rubbed . and toned.. N.D.. Reprint; Later Printing. Hardcover. 9780395071229 . Circa 1964 reprint based on gift inscription on front pastedown endpaper and front jacket flap blurb about reprint of Hobbit published over 25 years ago. Green cloth binding. Illustrated endpapers, jacket and other… Read more
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The Hobbit, or There and Back Again (Fiftieth Anniversary Edition)

by Tolkien, J. R. R.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1987
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Very Good; Slight scuffing to slipcase.
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Book Club (BCE/BOMC)
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9780395177112
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin. Very Good; Slight scuffing to slipcase.. 1987. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Hardcover. 0395177111 . Hardcover bound in gold leatherette with Hobbit runes and other decoration stamped in red and green on front boards and spine. Gold leatherette slipcase. Illustrations by the author. Foreword by Christopher Tolkien, illustrated by several of his father's unpublished illustrations and… Read more
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Hobbit or There and Back Again.

by TOLKIEN, J. R. R.

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Grendel Books, ABAA/ILAB
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1964
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Fair
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Boston:: Houghton Mifflin,. Fair. 1964. Hardcover. Illustrations by the author. Stated eighteenth printing (of the second American edition). Octavo, bound in green cloth with dark blue lettering and design, map endpapers. Ex-library copy with typical markings, spine slant, staining and foxing to boards, foxing on edges, else fair. No dust jacket. … Read more
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The Hobbit or There and Back Again

by Tolkien, J. R. R.

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Take Five Books
Published
1976
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Very Good
Edition
4th Printing
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Taiwan: George Allen & Unwin Ltd, 1976. Bookcase Shop, Ltd. Taipei, Taiwan. Authorized Taiwan Edition. 80 net in pen, inside rear cover, bump to top spine, else near fine.. 4th Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Tolkien, J.R.R..
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