The Hobbit (50th Anniversary edition)

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The Hobbit (50th Anniversary edition)
Publication Information
authorJ.R.R. Tolkien
Foreword byChristopher Tolkien
IllustratorJ.R.R. Tolkien
PublisherLondon: Unwin Hyman
FormatHardback in dustwrapper

The Hobbit (50th Anniversary edition) is an edition of J.R.R. Tolkien's The Hobbit published in 1987, featuring a new Foreword by Christopher Tolkien. Included in the Foreword are reminiscences by Christopher of his father, and reproductions of two pages from the manuscript of The Hobbit, together with six further illustrations and several extracts from letters written by J.R.R. Tolkien.[1]

A similar edition was published in the same year by Guild Publishing.[2]

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