The Hobbit, Or, There and Back Again

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Allen and Unwin, 1978 - Baggins, Bilbo (Fictitious character) - 256 pages
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The adventures of a well-to-do hobbit, Bilbo Baggins, who lived happily in his comfortable home until a wandering wizard granted his wish

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Great writing, great story. - LibraryThing
A plot synopsis seems unnecessary. - LibraryThing
Straightforward character development - LibraryThing
The book is fast-paced and very easy to read. - LibraryThing
... a ponderous dragging plot. - LibraryThing
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User Review  - Edward.Lorn - LibraryThing

There are few books that I can re-read for the first time. Confused? So am I. I don't know how J. R. R. Tolkien managed this masterpiece, nor do I care, I only love that it exists. What I do know is ... Read full review

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User Review  - VincentDarlage - LibraryThing

Although the voice of Gandalf seemed to be miscast (to my ears), the rest of the cast was excellent. This was an enjoyable audioversion of the tale. Read full review

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