Marquette University - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Marquette University Marquette University adds to Tolkien collection MILWAUKEE (AP) — Marquette University is adding to its J.R.R. Tolkien Collection. The university says it has acquired a first edition, first printing of The Hobbit. The book is one of 1,500 such copies published in 1937. The Hobbit is recognized as a classic in children's literature. The first printing sold out before the end of 1937 and includes artwork drawn by Tolkien him... Tue, 20 Dec 2016 23:30:00 GMT 2016-12-20T23:30:00Z