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The Resource The hobbit, by J.R.R. Tolkien, (sound recording)

The hobbit, by J.R.R. Tolkien, (sound recording)

Label
The hobbit
Title
The hobbit
Statement of responsibility
by J.R.R. Tolkien
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Bilbo Baggins, a respectable, well-to-do hobbit, lives comfortably in his hobbit-hole until the day the wandering wizard Gandalf chooses him to take part in an adventure from which he may never return
Cataloging source
lbi
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1892-1973
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tolkien, J. R. R.
Dewey number
823/.912
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by Paul Daneman, Anthony Jackson & Heron Carvic
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Daneman, Paul
  • Jackson, Anthony
  • Carvic, Heron
  • BBC Radio 4
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tolkien, J. R. R.
  • Baggins, Bilbo (Fictitious character)
  • Gandalf (Fictitious character)
  • Middle Earth (Imaginary place)
  • Radio adaptations
  • Radio plays, English
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The hobbit, by J.R.R. Tolkien, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Compact discs
  • "The acclaimed BBC Radio 4 dramatisation"--Container
  • "First broadcast in 1968"--Container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged ed., Library ed.
Extent
5 sound discs (ca. 3.75 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781445829340
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
CHCD 2009
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • lbg90113085
  • 709613
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The hobbit, by J.R.R. Tolkien, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Compact discs
  • "The acclaimed BBC Radio 4 dramatisation"--Container
  • "First broadcast in 1968"--Container
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged ed., Library ed.
Extent
5 sound discs (ca. 3.75 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781445829340
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
CHCD 2009
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • lbg90113085
  • 709613
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

    • St. Catharines Public LibraryBorrow it
      54 Church St., St. Catharines, Ontario, L2R7K2, CA
      43.1603307 -79.2460639
    • Dr. Huq Family Library BranchBorrow it
      425 Carlton St., St. Catharines, Ontario, L2M4W8, CA
      43.180871 -79.225607
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