Apr 15, 2018 · Tolkien wrote to W.H. Auden that The Marvellous Land of Snergs “was probably an unconscious source-book for the Hobbits” and he told an interviewer that the word hobbit “might have been associated with Sinclair Lewis’s Babbitt” who enjoys the comforts of his home.
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The hobbit-hole in question belongs to Bilbo Baggins, a very respected hobbit. He is, like most of his kind, well off, well fed, and best pleased when sitting by his own fire with a pipe, a glass of good beer, and a meal to look forward to (which they take 6 times if they can).
The Hobbit = There and Back Again, J.R.R. Tolkien The Hobbit, or There and Back Again is a children’s fantasy novel by English author J. R. R. Tolkien. It was published on 21 September 1937 to wide critical acclaim, being nominated for the Carnegie Medal and awarded a prize from the New York Herald Tribune for best juvenile fiction.
Hobbits are from the fantasy books of J.R.R. Tolkien, particularly The Hobbit and T he Lord of the Rings series. In the world of Middle-Earth, Hobbits are a humanoid race that is noticeably shorter than the race of Men.
The Hobbit is one of the most widely read and best-loved books of the twentieth century. Now Corey Olsen takes readers deep within the text to uncover its secrets and delights. Exploring J.R.R. Tolkien’s “The Hobbit” is a fun, thoughtful, and insightful companion volume designed to bring a thorough and original new reading of this great work to a general audience.
J. R. R. Tolkien is best known to most readers as the author of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, regarded by Charles Moorman in Tolkien and the Critics as “unique in modern fiction,” and by Augustus M. Kolich in the Dictionary of Literary Biography as “the most important fantasy stories of the modern period.” From 1914 until his death in
Unwin tactfully relayed this message to Tolkien, but asked him again if he was willing to write a sequel to The Hobbit. Tolkien was disappointed at the apparent failure of The Silmarillion, but agreed to take up the challenge of “The New Hobbit”.