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Publication: Der kleine Hobbit

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  • Publication: Der kleine HobbitPublication Record # 552876
  • Author: John Ronald R. Tolkien
  • Date: 1974-11-00
  • ISBN: 3-423-07151-6 [978-3-423-07151-2]
  • Publisher: dtv
  • Pub. Series: dtv junior
  • Pub. Series #: 7151
  • Price: DM 6.80
  • Pages: 302
  • Format:
    pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
  • Type: NOVEL
  • Cover: Der kleine Hobbit by Klaus Ensikat
  • Notes:
    • First German mass market pb edition (not stated), stated as unabridged ("Ungekürzter Text November 1974" is stated on the copyright page).
    • Translated by Walter Scherf.
    • The copyright is assigned to George Allen & Unwin, Ltd.. without stating a year.
    • Apparent first printing of this edition (this assumption is substantiated by an ad for Georg Bitter Verlag on p. 304, which advertises Ota Hofman's Pan Tau, which Georg Bitter Verlag first published in 1974-00-00).
    • The table of contents appears on p. 5.
    • The last page of the novel (p. 302) is not numbered.
    • The cover artist is credited on the copyright page.
    • The cover design is credited to Celestino Piatti.
    • Juliane Hehn-Kynast is not credited as author of the map in this printing, but the map is nevertheless included on p.6. The credit was probably forgotten for this printing, and it was added in subsequent ones.
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