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The Hobbit. 1978The Hobbit
J.R.R. Tolkien
4th Edition 1978
George Allen & Unwin
ISBN 0048231479
Hardback in dustwrapper
Illustrated by J.R.R. Tolkien
Hammond Page Ref.: pp.54-55

Features Thror’s Map and the Map of Wilderland on the endpapers. Includes five colour illustrations in addition to the eight standard black and white illustrations.

There were five impressions issued under the George Allen & Unwin imprint, all essentially similar:

1st Impression 1978
2nd Impression 1979
3rd Impression 1982
4th Impression 1983
5th Impression 1985

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