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.
French translation of the graphic editin of The Hobbit. Hardback, 134 pages, 18 x 29 cm.
Adepted by Charles Dixon and Sean Denning, illustrations by David Wenzel.
Weight 564 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.
The Hobbit in French. Movie cover part one. Pocketbook, 10,9 x 17,8 cm, Livre de Poche August 2012, no illustrations. Weight 208 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.
First edition of The Hobbit in Armanian language, 1984.
Sovetakan Grogh Printing House, hardback no dust jacket issued, 301 pages, no ISBN, cover and illustrations by M. Belomlinskiy. 13,3 x 20,5 x 1,9 cm. Weight 342 grams.
Spanish translation of The Hobbit, pocketbook. Booket/MINOTAURO 2007. ISBN 978 84 450 7576 0. 308 pages, no illustrations, just Thro’s Map. 12,1 x 19 x 1,8 cm, weight 205 grams.
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.
Spanish translation of The Hobbit. DeLuxe Edition, hardback in slipcase. Minotauro, October 2013. ISBN 978 84 450 0164 6. 349 pages, illustrations (in colour and b&w) by Tolkien. 16,7 x 25,4 x 4 cm.
Book will be shipped as a packet (see: tab Terms and conditions for costs of shipping).
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.
Comic version in French by Charles Dixon (adaption) & David Wenzel (illustrations) in French, translated by Anne Capuron.
DELCOURT 2012, hardback (no dust jacket issued), 144 pages, ISBN 978 2 7560 2003 7, weight 704 grams, 20 x 28,7 x 1,4 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. First paperback edition 2001 in the revised translation of 2000. No illustrations, just Thror’s map. Cover illustrations by Tolkien.
Dutch translation of The Hobbit, moviecover 2014, paperback, BOEKERIJ. No illustrations, just Thror’s Map.
Dutch translation of The Hobbit, PRISMA POCKET 22nd printing 1985. No illustrations, just the two maps: Thror’s Map and The Map of Wilderland.
Dutch translation of The Hobbit, pocketbook, published in 2004 by Zwarte Beertjes / UITGEVERIJ M. No illustrations, just Thror’s Map.
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.
French translation of The Hobbit.
Le Livre de Poche, 2002, ISBN 9782253049418, paperback, 316 pages, no illustrations,
just the two maps. 10,8 x 17,2 x 1,6 cm, weight 152 grams.
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.
Tiny booklet with the first chapter of The Hobbit.
HarperCollins, 2003, ISBN 0 00 717273 7, soft cover, 62 pages, 9,8 x 13,8 x 0,4 cm, weight 26 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
Hardback with dust jacket, weight 0 – 500 grams
One of the very few illustrated Dutch editions, original illustrations bij Tolkien in color.
Paperback (revised translation), weight 0 – 500 grams
Paperback, anniversary edition (see sticker on cover), weight 405 grams.
In 2010 it was 50 years ago that the first printing of The Hobbit in Dutch (the third translation worldwide after Sweden 1947 and Germany 1957) was publshed.
Paperback, movie cover #1, weight 427 grams.
Paperback (first as a Dutch translation in paperback), weight 402 grams.
pocket book, weight 153 grams.
Pocket book, cover by John Howe, weight 173 grams.
Pocket book, weight 155 grams.
Pocket book, 2nd printing 1967, weight 142 grams.
Pocket book, 1974, weight 152 grams.
Pocket book, 1981, weight 154 grams.