"In a hole in the ground, there lived a hobbit." So begins one of the most beloved and delightful tales in the English language. Set in the imaginary world of Middle-earth, at once a classic myth and a modern fairy tale, The Hobbit is one of literature's most enduring and well-loved novels.
This gift edition published by Houghton Miflin in 1997, with new watercolor paintings by the artist Alan Lee, celebrates the sixtieth anniversary of the first publication in 1937.
Signed by the illustrator Alan Lee.
Houghton Mifflin, New York, 1966. Hard Cover.
Book Condition: Very Good Plus.
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good Plus.
Overal mint unread condition, housed in archival protective dust jacket.
Text block is clean and bright, no signatures or writing whatsoever.
8vo - over 7?" - 9?" tall.
A very beautiful edition of the Hobbit, signed by Alan Lee, a unique Tolkien collectable!
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