Poems From The Hobbit

Poems From The Hobbit

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by J. R. R. Tolkien
     
 

J.R.R. Tolkien's THE HOBBIT is an epic tale of magical adventure that has captivated children and adults for more than sixty years. Its success comes from its combination of flawless storytelling and enchanting writing, including these twelve delightful poems. This miniature book, illustrated with thirty of Tolkien's own paintings and drawings, contains all the

Overview


J.R.R. Tolkien's THE HOBBIT is an epic tale of magical adventure that has captivated children and adults for more than sixty years. Its success comes from its combination of flawless storytelling and enchanting writing, including these twelve delightful poems. This miniature book, illustrated with thirty of Tolkien's own paintings and drawings, contains all the poems, plus Gollum's eight famous riddles, and will be a perfect keepsake for lovers of THE HOBBIT and Tolkien's Middle-earth.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780618009343
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
12/28/1999
Edition description:
Miniature
Pages:
56
Product dimensions:
7.94(w) x 5.98(h) x 0.05(d)

Meet the Author

J.R.R. TOLKIEN (1892–1973) is the creator of Middle-earth and author of such classic and extraordinary works of fiction as The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, and The Silmarillion. His books have been translated into more than fifty languages and have sold many millions of copies worldwide.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
January 3, 1892
Date of Death:
September 2, 1973
Place of Birth:
Bloemfontein, Orange Free State (South Africa)
Place of Death:
Oxford, England
Education:
B.A., Exeter College, Oxford University, 1915; M.A., 1919

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Poems from the Hobbit 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
PegMP More than 1 year ago
If you love Tolkien and minature books, this may be the book for you. Contains some of the poetry from Lord of the Rings as well as the riddles that transpired between Bilbo Baggins and Gollum in The Hobbit. Makes a nice little gift.