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Hobbit : An Illustrated Edition of the Fantasy Classic (Reprint) (Paperback) (Charles Dixon & J. R. R.
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AN ILLUSTRATED EDITION OF THE FANTASY CLASSIC WITH SIX NEW PAGES OF ILLUSTRATIONS!First published in the United States more than seventy-five years ago, J.R.R. Tolkien’sThe Hobbit is one of the best-loved books of all time. Now a blockbuster film by Peter Jackson, Academy Award–winning director of the Lord of the Rings trilogy,The Hobbit was also adapted into a fully painted graphic novel, a classic in its own right, presented here in a new expanded edition.When Thorin Oakenshield and his band of dwarves embark upon a dangerous quest to reclaim stolen treasure from the evil dragon Smaug, Gandalf the wizard suggests an unlikely accomplice: Bilbo Baggins, a quiet and contented hobbit. Along the way, the company faces trolls, goblins, giant spiders, and worse. But in the end it is Bilbo alone who must face the most dreaded dragon in all Middle-earth—and a destiny that waits in the dark caverns beneath the Misty Mountains, where a twisted creature known as Gollum jealously guards a precious magic ring.
Chronicles the adventures of Bilbo Baggins, who embarks on a quest to reclaim stolen treasure from the dragon Smaug, along with his dwarve companions and the wizard Gandalf, and unwittingly returns to the Shire with a Ring of Power.
Number of Pages: 138
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Sub-Genre: Science Fiction + Fantasy, Types of Characters, War + Military
Publisher: Random House Inc
Author: Charles Dixon & J. R. R. Tolkien & Sean Deming
Street Date: May 1, 2001
Item Number (DPCI): 248-35-6206