The Hobbit, or There and Back Again

By J.R.R. Tolkien

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In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit. Not a nasty, dirty, wet hole, filled with the ends of worms and an oozy smell, nor yet a dry, bare, sandy hole with nothing in it to sit down on or to eat: it was a hobbit-hole, and that means comfort.Written for J.R.R. Tolkien’s own children, The Hobbit met with instant critical acclaim when it was first published in 1937. Now In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit. Not a nasty, dirty, wet hole, filled with the ends of worms and an oozy

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Book details

Paperback, 366 pages
August 15th 2002 by Houghton Mifflin

(first published September 21st 1937)

Original Title
The Hobbit, or There and Back Again
ISBN
0618260307 (ISBN13: 9780618260300)
Edition Language
English

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