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J.R.R. Tolkien, De Hobbit, Dutch, hardcover, 1976, 14th printing #CLP0494 - J.R.R. Tolkien, De Hobbit, Dutch, hardcover, 1976, 14th printing, lacking dustjacket - € 7

Fourteenth printing of the Dutch translation of The Hobbit

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De hobbit, of Daarheen en weer terug. Translated by Max Schuchart. Utrecht/Antwerpen: Het Spectrum, 1976. 14th printing.
253 pp. 19.7 x 11.5 cm. ISBN 90-274-8396-5.
Fourteenth printing of the Dutch translation of The Hobbit.


A nice copy of a collectable hardcover.

This first hardcover edition, bound in light green cloth with publisher's name, author's name, and title stamped in silver on the spine, and a green headband.
It contains the new translation and 12 colour illustrations, four of them Tolkien's own colour art - Rivendell, Bilbo Woke Up with the Early Sun in His Eyes, Bilbo Comes to the Huts of the Raft-elves, and Conversation with Smaug -- and the other eight his black and white illustrations coloured by H.E. Riddett.
The illustrations face pp. 28-9, 44-5, 108-9, 124-5, 172-3, and 188-9.

Lacks the original dust jacket.

A nice copy of a collectable book of De Hobbit, Dutch translation of The Hobbit.

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