Books by Tolkien
- History of middle earth
- Lord of the rings
- Other works
- The children of Húrin
- The Father Christmas letters
- Catalan (Spanish)
- Hebrew (Israel)
- Latin Hobbit
- Persian (Farsi)
- Books on Tolkien
French translation of The Hobbit. Pocketbook, 312 pages. Illustrations: two maps, Thorin’s Map and Wilderland.
Weight 161 grams.
Part one of The Hobbit movie. Packed with stunning photos, facts and activities from the brilliant new movie. Join Bilbo Baggins on his unexpected journey across the wilds of Middle-Earth with Gandalf the Wizard and a company of thirteen Dwarves!
Weight 544 grams.
German translation (Walter Scherf) of The Hobbit. Paperback 12 x 19 cm, 332 pages.
Weight 240 grams.
Paperback, 273 pages, illustrated by Tolkien (in black & white and in color).
Weight 221 grams.
Paperback 2012, 75th birthday of The Hobbit. Illustrations in b&w by Tolkien himself. Cover is slightly lumpy.
Weight 239 grams.
Tiny booklet (7,5 x 9,2 x 0,7 cm), hardback with dust jacket with poems from The Hobbit. Illustrations in color by Tolkien himself.
Weight only 40 grams.
French translation of The Hobbit. Pocketbook, 315 pages,
11 x 18 cm, weight 173 grams.
Written by Mary Elizabeth, illustrated by Kathy Kifer. Guide to help teachers with reading The Hobbit by his or her pupils. For each chapter there is: Journal and discussion topics, Vocabulary and Summary.
First print 1998, Garlic Press, ISBN 0 931993 90 3, 75 pages, 21,5 x 27,7 cm.
Weight 207 grams.
Cover by Barbara Remington, very much disliked by Tolkien: emus don’t belong in Middle Earth.
On this copy the lion has already disappeared.
On First page a paper Ex-Libris and a name of a former owner.
Pocketbook, 287 pages, 10,7 x 17,5 cm, no illustrations, only Thror’s Map.
26th printing 1972, BALLANTINE BOOKS, no ISBN.
Weight 163 grams.
Dutch translation (Max Schuchart) of The Hobbit. No illustrations, only Thror’s Map. Paperback.
Boekerij, 39th printing, 2013, ISBN 978 90 225 6407 3. Weight 426 grams.
A blank book with some curious illustrations of friends and foes of the nine companions – from the collection of Sam Gangee.
paperback, weight 203 grams.
The Hobbit in Spanish. Movie cover part one. Pocketbook 12,4 x 18,8 cm, Minotauro October 2012, third printing, no illustrations. Weight 190 grams.
New Russian Hobbit.
ACT Moscow, 2015, firts thus, paperback, 318 pages, 11,5 x 18 cm, no illustrations.
Weight 199 grams. ISBN 978 5 17 083959 9.
Yiddish translation (2nd edition) of The Hobbit. Paperback. Createspace Independent Publishing Platform (USA), 2015. ISBN 9781481172301. 277 pages, illustrations (in b&w) by Tolkien, 15,3 x 22,8 x 1,8 cm, weight 414 grams.
Hardback with dust jacket. HarperCollinsPublishers, 2012. ISBN 978 0 00 744521 9.
CCCXIX (= 319) pages, illustrations by Tolkien (in b&w), 13,5 x 20,5 x 2,8 cm, weight 396 grams.
“Work sheets Melkin”, in Russian: The Hobbit plus Farmer Giles of Ham, Smith of Wootton Major and On Fairy Tales. Translated by ?, illustrated by G.M. Berstein
RIF Moscow 1992 (or 1991?), paperback, 303 pages, ISBN 5 85950 009 2, weight 273 grams, 13,9 x 20,5 x 1,5 cm.
The Hobbit in Galician (local language in Spain), translated by Moisés R. Barcia.
XERAIS, 5th ed. 2010, paperback, 341 pages, ISBN 978 84 9782 541 2, weight 340 grams, 13 x 21 x 1,8 cm.
French translation of Bilbo’s Last Song. Translated by Pierre de Laubier. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes.
Gallimard Jeunesse 2001, hardback (no dust jacket issued) 32 pages, ISBN 2 07 054940 2, weight 315 grams, 20,8 x 26 x 0,6 cm.
Dutch translation of The Hobbit. pocket book, Het Spectrum 16th printing 1978. No illustrations, just the two maps: Thror’s Map and The Map of Wilderland.
The Revised edition of the comic edition, illustrated by David Wenzel and adapted by Charles Dixon.
HARPER, 2006, ISBN 978 0 261 10266 8, soft cover, 138 pages, 20,3 x 27,4 x 0,8 cm, weight 497 grams.
Swedish translation of The Hobbit (In 1947 Sweden had the very first translation of The Hobbit), illustrated by Tolkien (in black & white).
NORSTEDTS, 2019, ISBN 978 91 1 308489 3, paperback, 288 pages, 13,6 x 21,0 x 2,0 cm, weight 309 grams.
Paperback, weight 361 grams
Paperback (first as a Dutch translation in paperback), weight 402 grams.
Pocket book, cover by John Howe, weight 173 grams.