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THE HOBBIT JRR TOLKIEN ILLUSTRATED BY ALAN LEE A GEM OF A COLLECTABLE SCARCE
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Like New: A book that has been read, but looks new. The book cover has no visible wear, and the dust jacket ... Read moreabout the condition
Author:

J. R. R. Tolkien

Publication Year:

03/04/2000

Subject:

Genre Fiction

Format:

Paperback

Subject 2:

Science Fiction & Fantasy

Language:

English

ISBN:

9780261103313

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Description
Containing 22 full colour illustrations depicting key scenes from this all-time classic, this volume also includes a wealth of integrated pencil drawings which demonstrate perfectly Alan's genius at work.

Key Features
Author(s)J. R. R. Tolkien
PublisherHarperCollins Publishers
Date of Publication03/04/2000
Language(s)English
FormatPaperback
ISBN-100261103318
ISBN-139780261103313
GenreScience Fiction & Fantasy

Publication Data
Place of PublicationLondon
Country of PublicationUnited Kingdom
ImprintHarperCollins Publishers Ltd
Out-of-print date30/03/2007
Content Note38 b/w illus, 22 col plates

Dimensions
Weight965 g
Width189 mm
Height246 mm
Pagination304

Credits
Illustrator(s)Alan Lee

Editorial Details
Edition StatementNew edition

Description
Author BiographyJ.R.R. Tolkien (1892-1973) was a distinguished academic, though he is best known for writing The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings and The Silmarillion, plus other stories and essays. His books have been translated into over 30 languages and have sold many millions of copies world wide. Alan Lee is the creator of the highly successful illustrated edition of The Lord of the Rings, and winner of the 1994 Kate Greenaway Medal for Children's Book Illustration. He is currently working as a production designer on New Line Cinema's Lord of the Rings movie trilogy.
PrizesRunner-up for The BBC Big Read Top 100 2003 and The BBC Big Read Top 21 2003. Shortlisted for BBC Big Read Top 100 2003.

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THE HOBBIT BY JRR TOLKIEN ILLUSTRATED BY ALAN LEE

THE FAIRLY SCARCE HARPERCOLLINS 2000 FIRST PRINTING PAPERBACK EDITION - LARGE FORMAT 190 x 250 mm - LIGHT WEAR ONLY CONFINED TO FRONT COVER (SEE PICTURE) - STILL IN VERY GOOD CONDITION WITH CONTENTS STILL PRISTINE

ONE FOR THE TOLKIEN, ALL EDITIONS, COMPLETIST COLLECTOR LIKE MYSELF




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