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Category: Books, Comics & Magazines:Fiction:Genre Fiction:Fantasy
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About the Book: The Hobbit: Special Collector's edition Special collector's film tie-in hardback of the bestselling classic, featuring the complete story with a sumptuous cover design inspired by the hobbit: an unexpected journey and brand new reproductions of all the drawings and maps by J.R.R.Tolkien. Bilbo Baggins is a hobbit who enjoys a comfortable,unambitiouslife, rarely travelling further than the pantry of hishobbit-holein Bag End. But his contentment is disturbed when thewizard,Gandalf, and a company of thirteen dwarves arrive on hisdoor stepone day to whisk him away on an unexpected journey 'thereand backagain'. They have a plot to raid the treasure hoard ofSmaug the Magnificent, a large and very dangerous dragon..... Theprelude to The Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit has sold many millionsof copies since its publication in 1937, establishing itself as oneof the most beloved and influential books of the twentiethcentury. About the Author: J.R.R.Tolkien J.R.R.Tolkien (1892-1973) was a distinguished academic, thoughhe is best known for writing The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings andThe Silmarillion, plus other stories and essays. His books havebeen translated into over 50 languages and have sold many millionsof copies worldwide.