>As we know from Doug Anderson's Annotated Hobbit this line has been
>changed numerous times over the years to reflect the edition--it has
>been glossed over for this one,--the map in no in the chapter but on
>the inside covers, which are beautifully rendered but not in the
>chapter as stated.
Correct. In the UK edition I have, there iis no map as well.
>2) In the Barrels out of Bond Chapter on facing page 172 is the "Bilbo
>comes to the Huts of the Raft elves" color illustration plate--my copy
>has two of the same page--now this may be a glitch in binding and may
>be unique to my copy but I am curious if others have seen this.
Not so in the UK edition.