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The Art of The Hobbit

The Art of The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien
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AuthorJ.R.R. Tolkien
EditorWayne G. Hammond and Christina Scull
Released27 October 2011
FormatHardcover in slipcase

The Art of The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien is a book edited by Wayne G. Hammond and Christina Scull. The work reproduces over 100 illustrations made by J.R.R. Tolkien, of which all are related to The Hobbit. As stated by the authors, "[m]ore than two dozen of these pictures are previously unpublished, and many have never before been printed in colour."[1]


[edit] From the publisher

To celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the publication of The Hobbit, a sumptuous full colour art book containing the complete collection of more than one hundred Hobbit sketches, drawings, paintings and maps by J.R.R. Tolkien.[2]

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  1. The Art of The Hobbit at (accessed 11 April 2011)
  2. HarperCollins UK Catalogue, September to December 2011 (accessed 12 April 2011)