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English-language editions of The Hobbit

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A partial list of some of these publications includes: (not all of these publications are currently available.)
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A list of different English-language editions<ref group=note>In general only different ''editions'' are listed here, not different [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Printing_run#Print_run printings/impressions].</ref> of ''[[The Hobbit]]''.
Dramatic Pub./Paperback/9996340511 /1954;
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Harry N Abra/Hardcover/0810910608/1977;  
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==1930==
Houghton Mif./Hardcover/ 0395362903 / 1984;  
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Eclipse Book./Paperback/0913035807/1989;
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Eclipse Book/Paperback/0913035815/1990;  
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File:The Hobbit (1937).png|[[The Hobbit 1st edition|'''''The Hobbit'', first edition''']]; [[1937]], [[George Allen and Unwin|George Allen & Unwin]]
Demco Media/Turtleback/ 060600811X/1992;
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File:The Hobbit HM 1938 (no dj).png|[[1938]], [[Houghton Mifflin]]; Hardcover
Sterling Publishers/Hardcover/0883657465/1993;  
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Bt Bound/ PreBind/1999/0808520806;
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Thorndike Press/Hardback/ 0786251778/2003;
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==1940==
Gale Group/Paperback/1594130051/2003;
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==1950==
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==1960==
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==1970==
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==1980==
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File: The Hobbit HM 1984 HC.png|[[1984]], [[Houghton Mifflin]]; Hardcover; ISBN 0395362903
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File:Annotated hobbit 1988.jpg|'''''[[The Annotated Hobbit]]'''''; [[1988]], [[Houghton Mifflin]]; ISBN 9780395476901
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==1990==
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==2000==
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File:The Annotated Hobbit.jpg|'''''[[The Annotated Hobbit: Revised and Expanded Edition]]'''''; [[2002]], [[Houghton Mifflin]]; ISBN 0-618-13470-0
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File:The Hobbit Thorndike 2003.png|[[2003]], Thorndike Press; Hardcover; ISBN 0786251778
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==2010==
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File:The Hobbit pocket edition.png|'''''The Hobbit'', pocket edition'''; [[2011]] ([[27 October]]<ref>{{webcite|author=|articleurl=http://www.amazon.co.uk/Hobbit-pocket-version-J-Tolkien/dp/0007440847/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1327865825&sr=1-1 |articlename=The Hobbit (pocket version)|dated=|website=AMUK|accessed=29 January 2012}}</ref>), [[HarperCollins]]; Hardcover; ISBN 0007440847
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==Adaptations: dramatizations and comics==
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File:The Hobbit (dramatised by Patricia Gray).png|'''''The Hobbit'' (dramatised by Patricia Gray)'''; [[1968]] ([[18 September]]<ref>{{webcite|author=|articleurl=http://www.amazon.com/J-R-Tolkiens-Hobbit-Playscript/dp/0871294273|articlename=J. R. R. Tolkien's The Hobbit (Playscript)|dated=|website=AM|accessed=29 January 2012}}</ref>), Dramatic Publishing Co.; Paperback; ISBN 9996340511
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==External links==
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*[http://www.tolkienlibrary.com/booksbytolkien/hobbit/editions.htm The Hobbit - Editions] at [[Tolkien Library]]
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*[http://www.tolkienbooks.net/php/hobbit.php UK editions of ''The Hobbit''] at [http://www.tolkienbooks.net/ TolkienBooks.net]
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[[Category:The Hobbit editions]]

Latest revision as of 20:19, 29 January 2012

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A list of different English-language editions[note 1] of The Hobbit.

Contents

[edit] 1930

[edit] 1940

[edit] 1950

[edit] 1960

[edit] 1970

[edit] 1980

[edit] 1990

[edit] 2000

[edit] 2010

[edit] Adaptations: dramatizations and comics

[edit] External links

Notes

  1. In general only different editions are listed here, not different printings/impressions.

[edit] References

  1. "The Hobbit (pocket version)" , Amazon.co.uk (accessed 29 January 2012)
  2. "J. R. R. Tolkien's The Hobbit (Playscript)" , Amazon.com (accessed 29 January 2012)