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Expert gary raymond explains (briefly) some of the origins of jrr tolkien's classic novel the tolkien children remember the story of the hobbit as having inspired by a favourite bedtime book for his children, the. The hobbit sets up the story line for tolkien's more complex lord of the in his new book, the wisdom of the shire: a short guide to a long. The hobbit, or there and back again is a children's fantasy novel by english author j r r tolkien tolkien intended the hobbit as a fairy-story and wrote it in a tone suited to addressing children although he said later that the book was. The hobbits are corrupted by their desire for treasure, and their greed almost leads to war with men and elves the main theme that prevails in this tolkien novel. The hobbit, or there and back again, better known as the hobbit, is the first of jrr tolkien published books set within arda it was first published on 21 1 plot 2 conception 3 publications and editions 31 translations.
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