George Allen & Unwin Spring Announcements 1937

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George Allen & Unwin Spring Announcements 1937
Publication Information
PublisherGeorge Allen & Unwin
Released1937
FormatCatalogue

George Allen & Unwin Spring Announcements 1937 is an catalogue from George Allen & Unwin, which includes Tolkien's 'blurb' for The Hobbit.

The blurb was later printed on the front flap of the dustwrapper of the 1st Edition of The Hobbit along with additional remarks by the publisher.

The blurb is also reprinted in J.R.R. Tolkien: A Descriptive Bibliography and The Annotated Hobbit.[1]

References

  1. "Spring Announcements 1937", Tolkienbooks.net (accessed 2 June 2015)