The Hobbit Illustrated by the Author by J. R. R. Tolkien eBook free download in ePUB/PDF formats or read online in your browser with kindle unlimited ($0.00) for free.

“The Hobbit Illustrated by the Author ePUB” by J.R.R. Tolkien offers readers a captivating journey into the enchanting prelude of “The Lord of the Rings.” This special enhanced edition features over 50 sketches, drawings, paintings, and maps meticulously crafted by the author himself, J.R.R. Tolkien, along with the complete text presented in two colors. The story introduces Bilbo Baggins, a contented hobbit leading a simple life until the arrival of the wizard Gandalf and a company of thirteen dwarves. They whisk Bilbo away on an unexpected adventure to raid the treasure hoard of the formidable dragon, Smaug the Magnificent. Originally written for Tolkien’s own children, “The Hobbit” was first published in 1937 and quickly became a success. This edition not only showcases Tolkien’s artwork but also unveils previously unpublished sketches, colored drawings, and maps, offering readers a comprehensive view of his creative process.

With more than 85 years of history, Tolkien’s illustrations beautifully accompany Bilbo Baggins on his epic ‘there and back again’ adventure, making this edition a true collector’s treasure for fans and newcomers alike.

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