The Hobbit Dwarves, Then and Now

We were tickled by this BRIGHT PINK cover from the 1960 edition of The Hobbit from Netherlands publisher Prisma Boeken, not only because of the grade school art of Bilbo and the dwarves, but because of the striking and massive accumulation of detail in the 52 years between the book and the posters for the forthcoming film adaptation of The Hobbit. (How far we’ve come?) Click the image to enlarge.


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