New Hobbit: the Cornish translation of The Hobbit

Quite a surprise: all of a sudden there was a Cornish translation of The Hobbit. Translated by Nicholas Williams, he also translated The Hobbit into Irish (An Hobad, 2012).
Hard back edition, no dust jacket issued. I bought this book at

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01 2015

New English Hobbit

It was about time, but here it is: The Hobbit English movie cover part 3.

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01 2015


Today I added ten new books in HOBBITHUNTER BOOKSHOP. Choose now from 190 books.
From time to time new books will be added.

To see the new additions, go to and take a look at the bottom of your scree.


12 2014

New Hobbit has arrived: the Asturian Hobbit

Once again a complete new translation of The Hobbit. This time in Asturian, a language spoken in a part of Spain.

Pocketbook, 281 pages, no illustrations, just the two maps. Nice cover!
Bought at

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11 2014

New Hobbit has arrived …

New in the album English – USA: The Hobbit plus (in three books) The Lord of the Rings. Real pocket format!

Published 2014 by Houghton Mifflin (NEW:) Harcourt.

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11 2014

New Hobbits: Chinese and Dutch

Chinese: paperback 2014, cover by Tolkien

Dutch: paperback 2014, cover from part three of The Hobbit movie.

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10 2014

New Hungarian Hobbit

Hardback Hungarian edition. Classic cover (Tolkien’s red dragon) but with wrapper of part two of the Hobbit movie.

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07 2014

New Hobbit from Mexico

Is it a new Hobbit or not? It is a Hobbit, printed en published in Mexico (Editorial Planeta Mexicana S.A. de C.V.). The Original edition was of course a booklet edition by minotauro (Spain).

Paperback, ISBN 978 607 07 1965 3, second printing March 2014 (the Spanish ISBN was 978 84 450 0176 9,Novembre, 2013).

I ordered a copy with the cover from movie part one, seller sent me this one. Could not get the right cover and I could keep this book, a a gift. Thanks.

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06 2014

Two new Hobbits, thanks to Brigitte from Germany

Thanks to Brigitte Michel from Germany, two new Hobbits have arrived. First there was a czech Hobbit with the cover of part one of the Hobbit movie.

Hobbit #2 came from Romania. The new Hobbit, illustrated by Jemima Catlin. For me, this is the most beautifully illustrated Hobbit ever.
Brigitte, thanks again.

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06 2014

New Russian Hobbit

Not just The Hobbit, in the same book there also are The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion and The Children of Húrin.

Weight: more than 4 kg, number of pages: 960! Hardback, no dust jacket issued. Seize: 24,5 x 33,5 x 6 cm.

Bought in Kazakhstan by good friend Eric K. Eric, thanks!


05 2014