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The abebooks online marketplaces has sold hundreds of copies of rowlings books at high prices, including a first edition of harry. Harry potter s narrative techniques are rooted in the western literary tradition and its allusiveness provides insight into rowlings fictional world. Brimming with rich detail and humour that perfectly complements j. This deluxe collectible set includes a 192page ruled journal, a wax stamp and two wax sticks, twenty pages of letterwriting paper, twenty envelopes, and a paperweightall of.
Rowling artfully wove throughout her novelsand the influential authors and stories that inspired her. Rare harry potter book sets world record at auction. Of all the books in the series, this was the perfect one to use for this word that meant so much to severus snape. Prepare to be spellbound by jim kays dazzling depiction of the wizarding world and much loved characters in this fullcolour illustrated hardback edition of the nations favourite childrens book harry potter and the philosophers stone. This week i share another part of my harry potter collection.
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The new harry potter s bookshelf updates and confirms johns earlier analysis, but widens the field to show potter s strong connections to what seems like practically all of english literature. The massive print run for harry potter and the halfblood prince will prevent it from earning true collectible status, but the highend rare book market is primarily focused on 200 hardtofind first edition hardcover copies of harry potter and the philosophers stone the 1997 debut book by the thenunknown author which had a hardcover. Rowling 2005, hardcover, special, deluxe 5 out of 5 stars. Harry potter font, magic font svg, wizard font, harry alphabet wizard font, wizard font,svg kids font svg, harry svg eps,dxf,png. Harry potter and the philosophers stone deluxe edition.
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See and learn about the first editions, first printings. Mar 02, 2017 more than 400 million copies of the harry potter books have been sold worldwide since the first book was published in 1997, and here are the most valuable. This book art is made from harry potter and the deathly hallows, and has the word always etched into the pages. Editions include harry potter and the philosophers stone illustrated edition and the new harry potter book. By far the most valuable book in the series is the first, harry potter and the philosophers stone, published on 30 june 1997 by bloomsbury in london. Sep 25, 2015 10 books and collections to own that will make your shelves beautiful.
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