J. R. R. Tolkien - Author Picture

J. R. R. Tolkien - Author

J.R.R.Tolkien (1892-1973) was a distinguished academic, though he is best known for writing The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings and The Silmarillion, plus other stories and essays. His books have been translated into over 50 languages and have sold many millions of copies worldwide.

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The Hobbit
J. R. R. Tolkien
An absolute classic of children's literature, the great adventure of Bilbo Baggins and the Dwarfs. It's important to remember how long ago this book was written, the style is not that of a modern children's book, but the magic of...
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Format: Paperback | Released 07/11/2013
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The Hobbit Pocket Hardback
J. R. R. Tolkien
The classic bestseller behind this year's epic second instalment The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, now in a perfectly-sized pocket hardback. This new film tie-in edition features the complete story of Bilbo Baggins' adventures in Middle-earth, with a striking cover...
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Format: Hardback | Released 07/11/2013
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The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings Boxed Set
J. R. R. Tolkien
Immerse yourself in Middle-earth with Tolkien's classic masterpieces behind the films, telling the complete story of Bilbo Baggins and the Hobbits' epic encounters with Gandalf, Gollum, dragons and monsters, in the quest to destroy the One Ring.
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Format: Paperback | Released 07/11/2013
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The Hobbit/The Lord of the Rings
J. R. R. Tolkien
Delve into Tolkien's Middle-earth with this special collector's hardback boxed set. Presented in sumptuous new cover designs discover the complete story of Bilbo Baggins and the Hobbits' epic encounters with Gandalf, Gollum, dragons and monsters, in the quest to destroy...
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Format: Hardback | Released 24/10/2013
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The Hobbit
J. R. R. Tolkien - illustrated by Jemima Catlin
An absolute classic of children's literature, the great adventure of Bilbo Baggins and the Dwarfs. It's important to remember how long ago this book was written, the style is not that of a modern children's book, but the magic of...
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Format: Hardback | Released 12/09/2013
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The Hobbit
J. R. R. Tolkien - illustrated by Jemima Catlin
An absolute classic of children's literature, the great adventure of Bilbo Baggins and the Dwarfs. It's important to remember how long ago this book was written, the style is not that of a modern children's book, but the magic of...
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Format: Hardback | Released 12/09/2013
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The Hobbit
J. R. R. Tolkien
An absolute classic of children's literature, the great adventure of Bilbo Baggins and the Dwarfs. It's important to remember how long ago this book was written, the style is not that of a modern children's book, but the magic of...
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Format: Hardback | Released 08/11/2012
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Letters from Father Christmas
J. R. R. Tolkien
Lord of the Rings fans of all ages will love this witty and charming collection of letters from Father Christmas to the children of J.R.R. Tolkien. In them Father Christmas describes aspects of the ups and downs of his wintry...
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Format: Hardback | Released 27/09/2012
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