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The Resource The hobbit, or, There and back again, by J.R.R. Tolkien ; illustrated by the author

The hobbit, or, There and back again, by J.R.R. Tolkien ; illustrated by the author

Label
The hobbit, or, There and back again
Title
The hobbit, or, There and back again
Statement of responsibility
by J.R.R. Tolkien ; illustrated by the author
Title variation
There and back again
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The adventures of the well-to-do hobbit, Bilbo Baggins, who lived happily in his comfortable home until a wandering wizard granted his wish
Member of
Summary
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
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Books I Love Best Yearly (BILBY), Older Reader, 1997.
  • Books I Love Best Yearly (BILBY), Older Reader, 2013.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2015.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
008570
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1892-1973
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tolkien, J. R. R.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1000
Intended audience source
Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1000
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Lord of the rings
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Middle Earth (Imaginary place)
  • Baggins, Bilbo (Fictitious character)
  • Hobbits (Fictitious characters)
  • Wizards
  • Adventure stories
  • Fantasy
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The hobbit, or, There and back again, by J.R.R. Tolkien ; illustrated by the author
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Unexpected party -- Roast mutton -- Short rest -- Over hill and under hill -- Riddles in the dark -- Out of the frying-pan into the fire -- Queer lodgings -- Flies and spiders -- Barrels out of bond --- Warm welcome -- On the doorstep -- Inside information -- Not at home -- Fire and water -- Gathering of the clouds -- Thief in the night -- Clouds burst -- Return journey -- Last stage
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
317 p.
Isbn
9780395071229
Lccn
67029221
Other physical details
illus.
System control number
(OCoLC)50894
Label
The hobbit, or, There and back again, by J.R.R. Tolkien ; illustrated by the author
Publication
Contents
Unexpected party -- Roast mutton -- Short rest -- Over hill and under hill -- Riddles in the dark -- Out of the frying-pan into the fire -- Queer lodgings -- Flies and spiders -- Barrels out of bond --- Warm welcome -- On the doorstep -- Inside information -- Not at home -- Fire and water -- Gathering of the clouds -- Thief in the night -- Clouds burst -- Return journey -- Last stage
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
317 p.
Isbn
9780395071229
Lccn
67029221
Other physical details
illus.
System control number
(OCoLC)50894

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