The Hobbit, Or, There and Back Again
  • Author : John Ronald Reuel Tolkien
  • Release Date : 07 July 1997
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Pages : 288
  • ISBN 13 : 0395873460
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Book excerpt: Bilbo Baggins, a respectable, well-to-do hobbit, lives comfortably in his hobbit-hole until the day the wandering wizard Gandalf chooses him to take part in an adventure from which he may never return.

The Hobbit  Or  There and Back Again

The Hobbit Or There and Back Again

Author : John Ronald Reuel Tolkien
Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Genre : Fiction
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Bilbo Baggins, a respectable, well-to-do hobbit, lives comfortably in his hobbit-hole until the day the wandering wizard Gandalf chooses him to take part in an adventure from which he may never return....

The Hobbit  Or  There and Back Again

The Hobbit Or There and Back Again

Author : John Ronald Reuel Tolkien
Publisher : HarperCollins UK
Genre : Baggins, Bilbo
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The Hobbit is a tale of high adventure, undertaken by a company of dwarves in search of dragon-guarded gold. A reluctant partner in this quest is Bilbo Baggins. Encounters with trolls, goblins, & the dragon are just some of the hazards that befall him....

The Hobbit  Or  There and Back Again

The Hobbit Or There and Back Again

Author : John Ronald Reuel Tolkien,Chuck Dixon
Publisher : Ballantine Books
Genre : Baggins, Bilbo (Fictitious character)
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Chronicles the adventures of the inhabitants of Middle-earth and Bilbo Baggins, the hobbit who brought home to The Shire the One Ring of Power...

The Colour Illustrated Hobbit

The Colour Illustrated Hobbit

Author : J. R. R. Tolkien
Publisher : HarperCollins UK
Genre : Fiction
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Bilbo Baggins is a hobbit who enjoys a comfortable and quiet life. His contentment is disturbed one day when the wizard, Gandalf, and the dwarves arrive to take him away on an adventure....

The History of the Hobbit

The History of the Hobbit

Author : John D. Rateliff,John Ronald Reuel Tolkien
Publisher : HarperCollins UK
Genre : Baggins, Bilbo (Fictitious character)
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The History of the Hobbit presents for the first time, in two volumes, the complete unpublished text of the original manuscript of J.R.R.Tolkien's The Hobbit, accompanied by John Rateliff's lively and informative account of how the book came to be written and published. As well as recording ...

The Fellowship of the Ring

The Fellowship of the Ring

Author : John Ronald Reuel Tolkien
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Baggins, Frodo (Fictitious character)
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Frodo Baggins, bearer of the Ring of Power that would enable the evil Sauron to destroy all that is good in Middle-earth, takes on the task of carrying the Ring to Mount Doom to oversee its destruction. A new cover features artwork from the upcoming film adaptation of "The Lord ...

The Art of the Hobbit by J R R  Tolkien

The Art of the Hobbit by J R R Tolkien

Author : Wayne G. Hammond,John Ronald Reuel Tolkien,Christina Scull
Publisher : Houghton Mifflin
Genre : Art
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Analyzes and illuminates Tolkien's lesser-known achievements as an artist and collects the complete artwork created for "The Hobbit," including over one hundred sketches, paintings, maps, and plans....

The Hobbit and Tolkien      s Mythology

The Hobbit and Tolkien s Mythology

Author : Bradford Lee Eden
Publisher : McFarland
Genre : Literary Criticism
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At the 2013 “Celebrating The Hobbit” conference at Valparaiso University—marking the 75th anniversary of the book’s publication and the first installment of Peter Jackson’s Hobbit movies—two plenary papers were presented: “Anchoring the Myth: The Impact of The Hobbit on Tolkien’s Legendarium” by John D. Rateliff provided ...

The Hobbit Party

The Hobbit Party

Author : Jay Richards,Jonathan Witt
Publisher : Ignatius Press
Genre : Literary Criticism
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Anyone who has read The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings can gather that their author hated tyranny, but few know that the novelist who once described himself as a hobbit Òin all but sizeÓ wasÑeven by hobbit standardsÑa zealous proponent of economic freedom and small government. ...

The Hobbit Trap

The Hobbit Trap

Author : Maciej Henneberg,Robert B Eckhardt,John Schofield
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Science
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When scientists found the remains of a tiny hominid on an Indonesian in 2004, they claimed they found a totally new species of human ancestor (homo floresiensis), and called it a Hobbit. Film crews rolled in and the little creature took the world by storm, but a group of prominent scientists, ...

The Hobbit and Philosophy

The Hobbit and Philosophy

Author : Gregory Bassham,Eric Bronson
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Genre : Literary Criticism
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Contains over fifteen essays that discuss philosophical topics in J.R.R. Tolkien's "The Hobbit" providing new insights into the characters and plot....

The Hobbit Companion

The Hobbit Companion

Author : David Day
Publisher : Pavilion
Genre : Literary Criticism
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Exploring the brilliant web of verbal hocus-pocus that J.R.R. Tolkien delightedly spun in The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, master hobbit investigator David Day reveals the myriad crafty puns and riddles, hidden meanings, and mythical associations beneath the saga's thrilling surface. Intriguing to the uninitiated, enchanting ...

An A Z of JRR Tolkien s The Hobbit

An A Z of JRR Tolkien s The Hobbit

Author : Sarah Oliver
Publisher : Kings Road Publishing
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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A is for... Auditions - Find out which pop star auditioned to play an elf and who impressed Peter Jackson the most. B is for... Bilbo - Martin Freeman had reservations about playing Bilbo at first - discover why. He had great fun on set with his fellow actors, find ...

Exploring J R R  Tolkien s The Hobbit

Exploring J R R Tolkien s The Hobbit

Author : Corey Olsen
Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Genre : Literary Criticism
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The host of the popular podcast The Tolkien Professor provides an in-depth tour of The Hobbit, detailing the secrets and stories behind the characters within the prelude to The Lord of the Rings. 30,000 first printing....