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The hobbit (movie tie-in) / J. R. R Tolkien.

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  • ISBN: 9780547536736 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2012.

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Summary, etc.: J.R.R. Tolkien's classic prelude to The Lord of the Rings trilogy-now available in a movie tie-in edition.Bilbo Baggins is a hobbit who enjoys a comfortable, unambitious life, rarely traveling any farther than his pantry or cellar. But his contentment is disturbed when the wizard Gandalf and a company of dwarves arrive on his doorstep one day to whisk him away on an adventure. They have launched a plot to raid the treasure hoard guarded by Smaug the Magnificent, a large and very dangerous dragon. Bilbo reluctantly joins their quest, unaware that on his journey to the Lonely Mountain he will encounter both a magic ring and a frightening creature known as Gollum.Written for J.R.R. Tolkien's own children, The Hobbit has sold many millions of copies worldwide and established itself as a modern classic.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2012. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 2359 KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Fantasy.
Genre: Electronic books.

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