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The Hobbit or There and Back Again by J.R.R. Tolkien
An epic of high adventure adapted as a serial for radio in eight parts by Michael Kilgarriff with music by David Cain starring Paul Daneman as Bilbo Baggins with John Justin, Heron Carvic, Anthony Jackson, Wolfe Morris
'Clap. snap! the black crack Grip grab, pinch nab!
And down, down to Goblin town You go, my lad!'
Goblins played by members of the BBC Drama Repertory Company
Music played by members of the Early Music Consort directed by David Munrow and sung by members of the cast
Special sound by David Cain and Dick Mills of the BBC Radiophonic Workshop
Produced by JOHN POWELL
J. R. R.
The Tale Bearer:
Thorin Oakenshield, the leader of the dwarves:
Bilbo Baguins, the hobbit:
The Great Goblin:
Gandalf the Grey:
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