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The Hobbit. 1978The Hobbit
J.R.R. Tolkien
Guild Edition 1978
Guild Publishing
CN number unknown
Illustrated by J.R.R. Tolkien
Hammond Page Ref.: p.55

Features Thror’s Map and the Map of Wilderland on the first and last pages. Also includes the eight standard black and white illustrations.

There were three impressions issued, all essentially similar:

1st Impression 1978
2nd Impression 1980
3rd Impression 1989

Some (early?) copies were issued with a buff coloured paper slip headed 20th Century Classics. This included the publisher's blurb.

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