Adventures of Tom Bombadil

Author(s): J. R. R. Tolkien; Pauline Baynes (Illustrator); Wayne G. Hammond (Editor); Christina Scull (Editor)

Children's Classics

This revised and expanded edition of Tolkien's own Hobbit-inspired poetry includes previously unpublished poems and notes, and is beautifully illustrated by 'Narnia' artist Pauline Baynes.


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'Professor Tolkien revealed in the verses scattered through The Hobbit that he had a talent for songs, riddling rhymes, and a kind of balladry. In The Adventures of Tom Bombadil the talent can be seen to be close to genius.' LISTENER

J.R.R.Tolkien (1892-1973) was a distinguished academic, though he is best known for writing The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings and The Silmarillion, plus other stories and essays. His books have been translated into over 30 languages and have sold many millions of copies worldwide.

General Fields

  • : 9780007557271
  • : HarperCollins Publishers Limited
  • : Harper Element
  • : October 2014
  • : 157mm X 116mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : November 2014
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : English
  • : 821.912
  • : 304
  • : illustrations
  • : J. R. R. Tolkien; Pauline Baynes (Illustrator); Wayne G. Hammond (Editor); Christina Scull (Editor)
  • : Hardback
  • : Pocket edition