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The Hobbit. 1973The Hobbit
Introduced for Schools by R.S. Fowler
4th (School) Edition, 1st Indian Reprint 1973
Blackie & Son (India)
ISBN: None
Not illustrated
Hammond Page Ref.: None

Features Thror’s Map and the Map of Wilderland on the first and last pages. Tolkien's black and white illustrations are not included.

Includes an introduction by R.S. Fowler and 23 pages of questions and activities relating to the story and characters. Rayner Unwin's report on The Hobbit written in 1936 is reproduced.

Two impressions issued, both similar:

1st Impression 1973
2nd Impression 1975

Although not actually a British edition, this has been included here because it does not appear to have been noted anywhere else.

From 1967(?) until 1975, George Allen & Unwin owned a 49% share of Blackie & Son (India).

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