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The Resource The Hobbit, by J.R.R. Tolkien ; read by Martin Shaw, (sound recording)

The Hobbit, by J.R.R. Tolkien ; read by Martin Shaw, (sound recording)

Label
The Hobbit
Title
The Hobbit
Statement of responsibility
by J.R.R. Tolkien ; read by Martin Shaw
Title variation
There and back again
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Bilbo Baggins enjoys a quiet and contented life, with no desire to travel far from the comforts of home; then one day the wizard Gandalf and a band of dwarves arrive unexpectedly and enlist his services - as a burglar - on a dangerous expedition to raid the treasure-hoard of Smaug the dragon. Bilbo's life is never to be the same again
Member of
Summary
Bilbo Baggins, a respectable, well-to-do hobbit, lives comfortably in his hobbit-hole until the day the wandering wizard Gandalf chooses him to take part in an adventure from which he may never return
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Audio
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10236603
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1892-1973
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tolkien, J. R. R.
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1000
PerformerNote
Read by Martin Shaw
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Shaw, Martin
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Lord of the rings
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Middle Earth (Imaginary place)
  • Books on compact disc
Target audience
adult
Label
The Hobbit, by J.R.R. Tolkien ; read by Martin Shaw, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Adapted for recording by Edward Leeson
  • Harper Collins Audio: HCCD 771
  • Abridged
Control code
000025349548
Dimensions
4 3/4 in., in 1 container.
Extent
1 leaflet & 5 sound discs (CD) (360 min.)
Isbn
9780007106776
Other physical details
digital
Label
The Hobbit, by J.R.R. Tolkien ; read by Martin Shaw, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Adapted for recording by Edward Leeson
  • Harper Collins Audio: HCCD 771
  • Abridged
Control code
000025349548
Dimensions
4 3/4 in., in 1 container.
Extent
1 leaflet & 5 sound discs (CD) (360 min.)
Isbn
9780007106776
Other physical details
digital

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