TolkienBooks.net
   An Illustrated Tolkien Bibliography

The Hobbit. 1976
Search the Site
 Advanced Search

Links to Bibliography Pages

The Bibliography

1937 - The Hobbit

1937-1979

1980-1990

1991-1998

1999-Present

Back to previous page Record Number: 21800
   
The Hobbit. 1976The Hobbit.
J.R.R. Tolkien.
Deluxe Edition 1976.
George Allen & Unwin.
London.
ISBN 0048231274.
Hardback. Issued in a box.
Illustrated by J.R.R. Tolkien.
Hammond Page Ref.: pp.51-52.

Notes
Features Throrís Map and the Map of Wilderland on the first and last pages. Includes five colour illustrations by Tolkien in addition to the eight standard black and white illustrations coloured by H.E. Riddett.

There were four impressions issued under the George Allen & Unwin imprint:

1st Impression 1976
2nd Impression 1979
3rd Impression 1984
4th impression 1986

A further impression under the Unwin Hyman imprint was issued in a slipcase in 1990.

Some copies of the 1976 Allen & Unwin Deluxe Edition have been seen in a Folio Society binding. The Folio Society may have received some A&U sheets in error, or they might have requested additional copies after printing had been completed.

 
If you are looking for new, secondhand or out-of-print books then AbeBooks UK may be able to help.
 
Alternatively, you can search and order through AbeBooks.com.
AbeBooks.com. Thousands of booksellers - millions of books.

 

Text © TolkienBooks.net 2003-2014 --- Images and quoted text remain copyright of the respective publishers and authors