The Hobbit 1st edition
This article contains information specifically on the 1st UK Edition of The Hobbit, for general information on the book see The Hobbit.
The first impressions was printed in 1937 included black and white illustrations only.
The second impression was printed in 1937 and included four color illustrations.
The third impression was printed in 1942 and included only 1 color illustration for the War Economy Standard.
The fourth impression was similar to the third impression.