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The Hobbit
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The Hobbit

by Tolkien, J.R.R.

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Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1938. First Edition. Very Good. First American edition, first state with a bowing hobbit on the title page, and Chapter VII mistakenly titles Chapter VI. Bound in publisher's original buff cloth stamped in blue and red; lacking the dust jacket. Very Good with light marking to bottom of spine, spine ends and corners worn, spine toned. Pages toned, bookplate removal to first blank sheet, several hinges slightly exposed and some sporadic soiling. Tolkien's fantasy masterpiece, with illustrations by the author.
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THE HOBBIT 1st Edition, 3rd Impression

THE HOBBIT 1st Edition, 3rd Impression

by J. R. R. Tolkien

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First Edition; Third Printing
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Hardcover
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London: George Allen and Unwin. 1942. First Edition; Third Printing. Hardcover. The book is bound in the publisher's original green cloth covers with black titles and decoration in a facsimile jacket. Presenting very well this is a nice clean copy with minimal signs of age or wear. A few light fox marks, very good. To go into great detail: the corners have softened just a touch and the spine tips have a couple of very tiny bumps and some soiling. Internally the book is again superb, all original with no restoration. Owner ink stamp to the second page. The book sits nice and square with some mild foxing to the first few leaves and occasionally through the book generally consistent with a book of this age. A little foxing to text block. Overall a real beauty. The first printing of The Hobbit was issued on 21st September 1937 with a print run of only 1500 copies. The book was an immediate success and sold out within months. This second impression was printed in December the same year in… Read more
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The Hobbit

by Tolkien, J. R. R.

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first
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Beverly Hills, California
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Houghton Mifflin, 1938. first. hardcover. very good. First US edition, first issue. Book very good, spine ends slightly worn, corners slightly rubbed, between 2nd free end paper and next paper some cracking along gutter as well as in rear, rear paste-down has a small bookstore sticker at bottom and a number stamp at top.
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The Hobbit: There and Back Again

by Tolkien, J.R.R.

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second hand - Good+
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1st ed, 1st state
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Hardcover
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Victoria, Texas
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First American edition, first state with a bowing hobbit on the title page, and Chapter VII mistakenly titled Chapter VI. Bound in publisher's original buff cloth (slight staining) stamped in blue and red; lacking the dust jacket. Good + with light foxing to cloth and loosening on the interior spine, corners rubbed; former owner labels. More photos available upon request.
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The Hobbit

by Tolkien, J.R.R.

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First Edition
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Portland, Oregon
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Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1938. First Edition. Very Good. First American edition, first state with a bowing hobbit on the title page, and Chapter VII mistakenly titles Chapter VI. Bound in publisher's original buff cloth stamped in blue and red; lacking the dust jacket. Very Good with soiling to cloth, toning to spine with fraying at spine ends and corners. Text block slightly sunken. Former owner rubber stamp to front paste down, pages toned. Tolkien's fantasy masterpiece, with illustrations by the author. Housed in a custom cloth chemise case.
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The Hobbit or There and Back Again

by TOLKIEN, J. R. R

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Somerville, New Jersey
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London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd, 1937, 1937. FIRST EDITION SECOND IMPRESSION AND THE FIRST WITH COLOR PLATES. 1 vol., 7-1/2" x 5-1/2", 5 plates (4 colour), 8 illustrations by the author, advertisement leaf at end, bound in full dark green morocco, ribbed gilt decorated spine, covers ruled in gilt, Smaug the dragon gilt to lower right corner of the front cover, gilt dentelles, all edges gilt, marbled pastedowns and endpapers, original cloth covers and spine bound in rear, original front map pastedown and endpaper bound in the front, map pastedown only bound in the rear, by Bayntun, IN AS NEW CONDITION. Published in the same year as the first and the first edition to include colour plates. Tolkien began writing The Hobbit, or There and Back Again, as a Professor of English Language and Literature at Oxford University. Tolkien's creative perspective was born from a childhood spent briefly in South Africa and then rural England, a short but wretched tour during World War I, and an… Read more
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The Hobbit

by Tolkien, J. R. R.

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second hand - Fine
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First
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Hardcover
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Chelmsford, Essex
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Second edition, fifth impression (Allen and Unwin, 1957). Ninth impression overall.Original green cloth with black lettering and motifs to spine and upper and lower boards with map endpapers and paste-downs. A beautiful, fine and clean copy with only light toning to edges and very slight dustiness to top edge. Boards are completely clean and appear untouched. Internally pristine and free from any marks names or inscriptions. The original and unclipped dust jacket has one or two very minor and shallow chips and isolated instances of rubbing with a very small tear to top of upper panel fore-edge, near fine otherwise. A fantastic, near fine example. Rare thus.
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ANTIWAR SALE [First Tolkien`s book for Russian blinds] John Ronald Reuel Tolkien. The Hobbit, or...
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ANTIWAR SALE [First Tolkien`s book for Russian blinds] John Ronald Reuel Tolkien. The Hobbit, or There and Back Again. A fairy tale story. In four books.: The first Braille edition

by John Ronald Reuel Tolkien

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Prosveshchenie (Education)
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Hardcover
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Moscow - Paris, France
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The first and only edition of "The Hobbit" for the blind in Russian translation. The first translation and the first separate edition in Russian was published in 1976. The Braille edition is made from this Russian translation. The circulation is 300 copies. It is very rare, it is absent even in the Russian State Library for the Blind, especially in other libraries of Russia and the world.
The first Russian edition in Braille was created in 1885. Anna Alexandrovna Adler (1856-1924) for the first time in Russia began publishing books for the blind according to the system of L. Braille, having founded at her own expense in the village of Troitskoye, near Podolsk, a printing house of relief-dot font. On her initiative, the first public reading room for blind readers was opened in the Rumyantsev Museum in Moscow (now the Russian State Library) and the collection of Braille books was launched, which was subsequently transferred to the Library for the Blind. Since 1898, the first Braille magazine in Russia… Read more
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THE HOBBIT, THE FELLOWSHIP OF THE RING, THE TWO TOWERS, THE RETURN OF THE KING, THE SILMARILLION, THE BOOK OF LOST TALES VOLUME 1 AND 2 AND THE UNFINISHED TALES and ATLAS

by TOLKIEN

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FIRST
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Hardcover
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PASADENA, California
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EASTON Book. Fine. Hardcover. FIRST. FINE FIRST IN FULL LEATHER NINE VOLUMES INCLUDING ATLAS.
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The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit Or There and Back Again (De Luxe Edition)
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The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit Or There and Back Again (De Luxe Edition)

by Tolkien, J. R. R.

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second hand - Near Fine
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780048230911
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004823091X
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Southampton, Hampshire
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Near fine/VGC.George Allen and Unwin,1982/1979. The Lord of the Rings is eighth impression and The Hobbit is second impression of this special slipcase edition. Black hardbacks (gilt illustration on the front cover, gilt lettering to the spine, small mark, nick and scratch on the edges of the back cover for The Hobbit) in near fine condition, with original slipcases (small dents, nicks on the slipcases small tear and mark on the edges of the slipcase for The Hobbit, printed on the front of the slipcases) in VGC. No Dj cover as issued. Illustrated with colour plates , colour folded maps. Illustrations by H.E. Riddett. Nice and clean pages as new with Dappled green on the outer edges, a couple of small creases and nicks on the edges of the pages. Nice and clean two volume set with light shelf wear on the slipcases.1479pp appendices, indexes, foreword, list of illustrations. A collectable and scarce deluxe edition set. Heavy books (approx. 1.9 Kg).
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The Hobbit: Deluxe Edition.

The Hobbit: Deluxe Edition.

by Tolkien, J.R.R

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Hardcover
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Palm Beach, Florida
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London: George Allen & Unwin, 1976. First deluxe edition of Tolkien's first novel. Octavo, original publisher's black pictorial cloth depicting illustrative vignette of Smaug to the front cover in gilt, silver and red, cartographic endpapers, frontispiece and 9 full-page uncolored illustrations after drawings by Tolkien. In near fine condition. "In enchanted Middle-earth, a small, comfort-loving Hobbit is awakened from his slumbers by a visitor who tells of lost treasure. Before Bilbo Baggins returns home again, he journeys past wizards and elves, talkative trees and treasure-guarding dragons, all swirling in cosmic battle between good and evil. J.R.R. Tolkien's fully realized fantasy world won over generations of children, and dazzled adults with its deft interweaving of medieval legend and made-up languages, maps, and creatures. Tolkien legitimized the modern fantasy genre, and provided the 1960's counterculture with antiwar, back-to-Eden icons" (NYPL Books of the Century 199).
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The Hobbit ( fragment of the text)
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"The Hobbit" ( fragment of the text): First Tolkien`s text in Russian language

by Tolkien, J. R. R.

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Paperback
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Moscow - Paris, France
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The first publication of Tolkien in Russian, not known in bibliographies and studies devoted to his work. On pages 30-40, there is a fragment from "The Hobbit" (the first edition in Russian was published in 1976). The name of the translator of the first fragment from Tolkien remains unknown.
The magazine "England" was one of the strange periodicals, the very existence of which (like the magazine "America") in the USSR was paradoxical during the "cold war". Nevertheless, it was published by the British government and distributed in the Soviet Union in accordance with the terms of the agreement between the governments of Great Britain and the USSR from 1962 to 1993. In each issue, the final part of the magazine featured a schedule of "BBC Broadcasts in Russian" on the radio. In "England" the articles from the field of culture, politics, economics, science and works of art by English writers were published, the magazine also told about ordinary Englishmen.
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Bilbo, le Hobbit
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Bilbo, le Hobbit

by Tolkien, J(ohn) R(onald) R(euel) (3. Januaro 1892 - 2. Septembro 1973)

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Paperback
ISBN 13
9782010199073
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2010199073
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Bergisch Gladbach, Germany
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HACHETTE, 12/1993. 1.. softcover. Maloftege!
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THE HOBBIT & THE LORD OF THE RINGS & THE SILMARILLION

by Tolkien, J. R. R.

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First Edition thus
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Hardcover
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Rochester, Michigan
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THE HOBBIT & THE LORD OF THE RINGS & THE SILMARILLION, Easton Press, 1984, 5 volumes, as new bound in full leather with raised bands and all edges gilt, all but THE HOBBIT still in shrink wrap. Each volume with full color frontis by Michael Hague.
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The Hobbit Or There and Back Again (De Luxe Edition)
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The Hobbit Or There and Back Again (De Luxe Edition)

by Tolkien, J. R. R

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second hand - Near fine
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First edition-third impression of this special slipcase edition
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780048231277
ISBN 10
0048231274
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Southampton, Hampshire
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Near fine/VGC.George Allen and Unwin,1984. First edition-third impression of this special slipcase edition. Black hardback (gilt illustration on the front cover, gilt lettering to the spine, small mark on the edges of the back cover) in near fine condition, with original slipcase (small marks on the edges of the front slipcase, small nicks and tear on the edges of the slipcase, printed on the front of the slipcase The Hobbit Or There and Back Again -J.R.R. Tolkien- Deluxe Edition) in VGC. No Dj cover as issued. Illustrated with colour plates, map. Illustrations by H.E. Riddett. Nice and clean pages with Dappled green on the outer edges, two small ink marks on the edges of the front endpaper. Nice and clean book with light shelf wear on the slipcase.286pp including List of illustrations. A collectable and scarce deluxe edition. Heavy book.
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J.R.R. Tolkien The Hobbit

J.R.R. Tolkien The Hobbit

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

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New
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First Edition
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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9781560600688
ISBN 10
1560600683
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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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… Read more
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The Hobbit
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The Hobbit

by J. R. R. Tolkien

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second hand - Near Fine
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First Thus.
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Hardcover
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Elton, Wisconsin
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1966. First Thus.. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. The Author. 5th or later Printing 1 Copyright Date 1966, First Thus Edition The 9Th Printing. Collector's Issue In Fine Slipcase; A Very Nice Copy; Marbled Edge Pages, All Deckled Page Edges. With Green Inside Covers Front And Back. Also With Mapped Front And Back Post Fly Leaf.
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The Hobbit

The Hobbit

by J. R. R. Tolkien

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Hardcover
ISBN 13
9780261103283
ISBN 10
0261103288
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Walla Walla, Washington
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Harper Collins Publishers, 2001-07-31. Hardcover. Very Good. 1995 Harper Collins English edition. 5th edition, 1st/1st, first edition, first printing with full number line. Tight binding. Clean unmarked text and covers. Light wear to corners. All edges tanned. VG unclipped DJ with light wear at the corners and head and tail of spine. Earthlight Books is a family owned and operated, independent bookstore serving Walla Walla, Washington since 1973.
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THE HOBBIT
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THE HOBBIT

by J.R.R. Tolkien

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Custom Clamshell Case (Book not included)
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Montreal, Quebec
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London: George Allen and Unwin, 1937. Custom Clamshell Case (Book not included). No Binding. Not a Book. London: George Allen and Unwin, 1937. Custom Clamshell Case (Book not included). No Binding. First Edition Clamshell Case. Superb Custom Fitted Modern Collector's Clamshell Bookcase [Not A Book] HAND-CRAFTED by.....
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THE ANNOTATED HOBBIT

by Tolkien, J. R. R. & Anderson, Douglas

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First Edition
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Paperback
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Rochester, Michigan
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THE ANNOTATED HOBBIT, Houghton - Mifflin, 1988, first edition, just about fine in wraps and like dust-wrapper with 2 closed tears. Uncorrected proof.
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