Farmer Giles of Ham

3.82 avg rating
( 5,328 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780044407232: Farmer Giles of Ham

A tale of the days when giants and dragons walked the kingdom, this tells the story of Farmer Giles of Ham who is fat, unheroic and red-bearded. But he is also fortunate and shrewd. When a large and stupid giant blunders into his fields it begins a surprising chain of events.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

J.R.R. Tolkien (1892–1973), beloved throughout the world as the creator of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, was a professor of Anglo-Saxon at Oxford, a fellow of Pembroke College, and a fellow of Merton College until his retirement in 1959. His chief interest was the linguistic aspects of the early English written tradition, but even as he studied these classics he was creating a set of his own.

Review:

'A fabulous tale of the days when giants and dragons walked the kingdom' Sunday Times

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

J. R. R. Tolkien
Published by HarperCollins Publishers Ltd (1991)
ISBN 10: 0044407238 ISBN 13: 9780044407232
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 1991. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 44407238

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 136.03
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

J. R. R. Tolkien
Published by HarperCollins Publishers Ltd (1991)
ISBN 10: 0044407238 ISBN 13: 9780044407232
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 1991. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0044407238

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 139.14
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Tolkien, J. R. R.
Published by HarperCollins Publishers Ltd (1991)
ISBN 10: 0044407238 ISBN 13: 9780044407232
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 1991. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110044407238

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 147.69
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds