The Hobbit Facsimile First Edition


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This sumptuous gift set includes a replica of the very rare first edition of The Hobbit, the only edition where one can now read the original version of the story before Tolkien re-edited it to become the one enjoyed by readers since 1951.The Hobbit was published on 21 September 1937, with a print run of 1,500 copies. With a beautiful cover design, nearly a dozen black & white illustrations and two black & red maps by the author himself, the book proved to be popular and was reprinted shortly afterwards. History was already ...

The Hobbit Facsimile First Edition 2016, HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780007440832

80th anniversary slipcased edition