Hobbits of Tolkien

£12.99

An entire race was born when J.R.R. Tolkien scrawled on a leaf, ‘In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit’. From the invention of that single word (hobbit) Tolkien became the explorer and chronicler of the character, their race and their significant role in his fantastical world, Middle-earth. Here in his latest book, Tolkien expert David Day unpicks the myriad of riddles, puns and mystical meanings in Tolkien’s works, ‘The Hobbit’ and ‘The Lord of the Rings’.

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An entire race was born when J.R.R. Tolkien scrawled on a leaf, ‘In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit.’ From the invention of that single word (hobbit) Tolkien became the explorer and chronicler of the character, their race and their significant role in his fantastical world, Middle-earth.

Here in his latest book, Tolkien expert David Day unpicks the myriad of riddles, puns and mystical meanings in Tolkien’s works; The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings.

This work is unofficial and is not authorized by the Tolkien Estate or HarperCollins Publishers.

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Weight 0.34 kg
Dimensions 19.4 × 12.8 × 1.8 cm
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Imprint

Cover

Paperback

Pages

192

Language

English

Edition
Dewey

823.912 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K