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The Riddles of the Hobbit

(2013)
A non fiction book by

 
 
Riddles are threaded through The Hobbit , and are key to Tolkien's creative imagination. The Riddles of The Hobbit situates this novel and the rest of Tolkien's writing in the context of Old English riddling culture, and more modern day examples; it sets out to solve the many riddles of the novel in original and often surprising ways.



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November 2013 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Riddles of The Hobbit
Author(s): Adam Roberts
ISBN: 1-137-37363-6 / 978-1-137-37363-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
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