Entry form is at the top of the right side bar. The Hobbit: or, There and Back Again (Collector's Edition) [Hardcover]

A Long-expected Party Movie starts filming on Feb 14 to celebrate we are giving away a Collector’s Edition of The Hobbit.  Just enter your email at the top of the right sidebar and you are entered to win. Drawing April 1, 2011. Entries ends at midnight PT March 31.

This larger size deluxe hardcover edition of The Hobbit is bound in green textured leatherette with a matching slipcase.  It features gold and red foil rune stamping on the spine and cover.  The book is printed on high quality paper and in addition to the 8 usual line drawings, features 5 of Tolkien’s watercolor paintings in full color. A very handsome and elegant edition of The Hobbit, it complements the style of the Collector’s Edition of The Lord of the Rings.  The maps are printed inside the first two pages (Thror’s map) and the last two pages (Wilderland).

Houghton Mifflin hardcover Collector’s Edition, 1973 ISBN: 0395177111

Bilbo Baggins was a hobbit who wanted to be left alone in quiet comfort. But the wizard Gandalf came along with a band of homeless dwarves. Soon Bilbo was drawn into their quest, facing evil orcs, savage wolves, giant spiders, and worse unknown dangers. Finally, it was Bilbo? alone and unaided? who had to confront the great dragon Smaug, the terror of an entire countryside . .

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