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The Hobbit. 1991The Hobbit.
J.R.R. Tolkien.
1991 Edition, 1st Impression.
ISBN 0261102214.
Illustrated by J.R.R. Tolkien.
Cover illustration by John Howe.
Hammond Page Ref.: p.57.

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 eight impressions issued, all essentially similar.

The First Impression of this Grafton Edition has been seen with two different cover designs – the first featuring Ted Nasmith’s Rivendell and the second featuring John Howe’s Smaug.

This is the (later) Second State of the First Impression.

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