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The Appendix N Podcast - Episode 29 - The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien, Part 1

February 10, 2016
In this episode, we begin by discussing the short story “Roverandom” and move on to the first part of “The Hobbit,” Chapters 1 through 6.

first told in 1925; written down in 1927
submitted for publication to George Allen & Unwin in 1936
published 1998

The Hobbit
written mostly during the 1920’s and 1930’s; first draft finished by January 1933
published September 21, 1937 by George Allen & Unwin.

My guests:
Peter Foxhoven

Louis Brenton
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Jeffrey Wikstrom
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