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The Resource The hobbit, or, There and back again, J.R.R. Tolkien

The hobbit, or, There and back again, J.R.R. Tolkien

Label
The hobbit, or, There and back again
Title
The hobbit, or, There and back again
Statement of responsibility
J.R.R. Tolkien
Title variation
  • Hobbit
  • There and back again
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
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
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1892-1973
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tolkien, J. R. R.
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PZ7.T5744
  • PR6039.O32
LC item number
  • Ho 2012
  • H6 2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1000
Literary form
novels
NLM call number
Fiction
NLM item number
T649
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Lord of the rings
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Baggins, Bilbo
  • Baggins, Bilbo
  • Middle Earth (Imaginary place)
  • Baggins, Bilbo (Fictitious character)
  • Middle Earth (Imaginary place)
  • Fantasy fiction
  • Middle Earth (Imaginary place)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The hobbit, or, There and back again, J.R.R. Tolkien
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: 1937
  • "Mariner books."
  • "The text of this edition is based on the edition published by HarperCollins Publishers in 1995"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An unexpected party -- Roast mutton -- A 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 -- A warm welcome -- On the doorstep -- Inside information -- Not at home -- Fire and water -- The gathering of the clouds -- A thief in the night -- The clouds burst -- The return journey -- The last stage
Control code
ocn772099491
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Mariner books edition, 75th anniversary edition.
Extent
300 pages
Isbn
9780547928227
Lccn
2012545250
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)772099491
Label
The hobbit, or, There and back again, J.R.R. Tolkien
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: 1937
  • "Mariner books."
  • "The text of this edition is based on the edition published by HarperCollins Publishers in 1995"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An unexpected party -- Roast mutton -- A 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 -- A warm welcome -- On the doorstep -- Inside information -- Not at home -- Fire and water -- The gathering of the clouds -- A thief in the night -- The clouds burst -- The return journey -- The last stage
Control code
ocn772099491
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Mariner books edition, 75th anniversary edition.
Extent
300 pages
Isbn
9780547928227
Lccn
2012545250
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)772099491

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