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The Hobbit - illustrated hardback Book | J. R. R. Tolkien HB NEW 026110330X HPR
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New: A new, unread, unused book in perfect condition with no missing or damaged pages. See the seller's ... Read moreabout the condition
Author: J. R. R. Tolkien
Publication Year: 15/09/1997 Subject: Genre Fiction
Format: Hardback Subject 2: Science Fiction & Fantasy
Language: English ISBN: 9780261103306

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Sumptuous, oversized hardback edition of the classic adventure, fully illustrated with over 60 watercolour and pencil illustrations by award-winning artist, Alan Lee, Conceptual Designer on Peter Jackson's THE HOBBIT: AN UNEXPECTED JOURNEY.

Key Features
Author(s)J. R. R. Tolkien
PublisherHarperCollins Publishers
Date of Publication15/09/1997
GenreScience Fiction & Fantasy

Publication Data
Place of PublicationLondon
Country of PublicationUnited Kingdom
ImprintHarperCollins Publishers Ltd
Content Note28 b/w, 36 col illus, (2 x red & black maps by J.R.R. Tolkien)

Weight1178 g
Width195 mm
Height252 mm

Illustrator(s)Alan Lee

Editorial Details
Edition StatementIllustrated edition

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 35 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 won an Oscar for his work on Peter Jackson's Return of the King.
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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