There's also a specially commissioned essay for each subject area by an expert, inspired by the contents of the exhibition - absorbing, Lucy Mangan, Owen Davies, Roger Highfield, Anna Pavord and Tim Peake, the Reverend Richard Coles, writer or cultural commentator, Julia Eccleshare, insightful and unexpected contributions from Steve Backshall, Steve Kloves, who offer a personal perspective on their magical theme.
Harry potter: a history of magic is the official book of the exhibition, a once-in-a-lifetime collaboration between Bloomsbury, J. K. It promises to take readers on a fascinating journey through the subjects studied at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry - from Alchemy and Potions classes through to Herbology and Care of Magical Creatures.
Each chapter showcases a treasure trove of artefacts from the British Library and other collections around the world, beside exclusive manuscripts, sketches and illustrations from the Harry Potter archive. This is the ultimate gift for harry potter fans, curious minds, big imaginations, bibliophiles and readers around the world who missed out on the chance to see the exhibition in person.
Rowling and the brilliant curators of the British Library. Rowling's magical inventions alongside their cultural and historical forebears. Readers will be able to pore over ancient spell books, painted centaurs and a genuine witch's broomstick, amazing illuminated scrolls that reveal the secret of the Elixir of Life, vials of dragon's blood, mandrake roots, in a book that shows J.
Harry Potter: A Journey Through a History of Magic
As the british library unveils a very special new exhibition in the uk, astronomy, readers everywhere are invited on an enchanting journey through the Hogwarts curriculum, from Care of Magical Creatures and Herbology to Defense Against the Dark Arts, Harry Potter: A History of Magic, and more in this book uncovering thousands of years of magical history.
Rowling, and incredible illustrations from artist Jim Kay. Carefully curated by the british library and full of extraordinary treasures from all over the world, this is an unforgettable journey exploring the history of the magic at the heart of the Harry Potter stories. First edition and First Printing. Prepare to be amazed by artifacts released from the archives of the British Library, unseen sketches and manuscript pages from J.
K. Discover the truth behind the origins of the philosopher’s Stone, monstrous dragons, and troublesome trolls; examine real-life wands and find out what actually makes a mandrake scream; pore over remarkable pages from da Vinci’s notebook; and discover the oldest atlas of the night sky.
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
An essential companion to the harry potter novels, now fully illustrated!Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Newt Scamander's classic compendium of magical creatures, has delighted generations of wizarding readers. With this beautiful, what the puffskein eats, muggles too will have the chance to discover where the Runespoor lives, large-scale new edition illustrated in full color, and why shiny objects should always be kept away from the Niffler.
If you feel that this is insufficient reason to part with your money, one can only hope that passing wizards feel more charitable if they see you being attacked by a Manticore. First edition THUS and First Printing. First edition and First Printing. Rowling's international charity, Lumos, which will do magic beyond the powers of any wizard.
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Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald ― The Original Screenplay Harry Potter
First edition and First Printing. But, making good on his threat, grindelwald escapes custody and sets about gathering followers, most unsuspecting of his true agenda: to raise pure-blood wizards up to rule over all non-magical beings. In an effort to thwart grindelwald’s plans, who agrees to help once again, his former Hogwarts student, Albus Dumbledore enlists Newt, unaware of the dangers that lie ahead.
First edition THUS and First Printing. Lines are drawn as love and loyalty are tested, even among the truest friends and family, in an increasingly divided wizarding world. This second original screenplay from J. K. At the end of fantastic beasts and where to Find Them, the powerful Dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald was captured in New York with the help of Newt Scamander.
Rowling, expands on earlier events that helped shape the wizarding world, illustrated with stunning line art from MinaLima, with some surprising nods to the Harry Potter stories that will delight fans of both the books and films.
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban: The Illustrated Edition Harry Potter, Book 3
He's at Hogwarts. Harry potter isn't safe, not even within the walls of his magical school, surrounded by his friends. And the azkaban guards heard Black muttering in his sleep, "He's at Hogwarts. First edition THUS and First Printing. Convicted of killing thirteen people with a single curse, he was said to be the heir apparent to the Dark Lord, Voldemort.
. The third book in the bestselling harry potter series, now illustrated in glorious full color by award-winning artist Jim Kay! For twelve long years, the dread fortress of Azkaban held an infamous prisoner named Sirius Black. Now he has escaped, leaving only two clues as to where he might be headed: Harry Potter's defeat of You-Know-Who was Black's downfall as well.
Because on top of it all, there may well be a traitor in their midst. First edition and First Printing.
J.K. Rowling's Wizarding World: The Dark Arts: A Movie Scrapbook
First edition and First Printing. Learn all about voldemort, Death Eaters, Horcruxes, Obscuruses, and more in this collectible movie scrapbook. A fascinating guide to the dark arts of the harry potter films and fantastic beasts and where to Find Them, these pages cover both Dark wizards and the heroes who rise up to combat them—from Dumbledore’s Army and the Order of the Phoenix to the Hogwarts Defense Against the Dark Arts class and the Aurors of MACUSA.
This collectible volume comes filled with removable artifacts, such as wanted posters, stickers, and other extraordinary items. First edition THUS and First Printing.
The Art of Harry Potter: The definitive art collection of the magical film franchise
Fans will recognise beloved characters, and more as they embark on a journey through the wizarding world, creatures, locations, from Gringotts to the Quidditch pitch. Bursting with hundreds of rare and unpublished works of art, blueprints, storyboards, concept sketches, including production paintings, and more, this collectible book is the definitive tome on the visual legacy of the Harry Potter films.
Beautifully crafted and presented in a deluxe, large-format with lavish production values, these pages present a visual chronicle of the work by artists and filmmakers to bring the wizarding world to life onscreen. Since the debut of harry potter and the Philosopher's Stone, the Harry Potter film franchise has become one of the most popular and successful in the world.
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Hogwarts Library Harry Potter
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Inside readers will find books treasured by users of the great library at hogwarts school for Witchcraft and Wizardry: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Newt Scamander's master work on magical creatures; Quidditch Through the Ages, a comprehensive history of the game and its rules; and The Tales of Beedle the Bard, with an introduction and illustrations by J.
K. Rowling: lumos, a charity founded by J. K. Arthur a levine. This boxed set is an essential addition to the collection of any Harry Potter fan, and a beautiful gift to cherish. From every sale of the hogwarts library, Scholastic will donate twenty percent of the retail sales price less taxes of this boxed set to two charities selected by the author J.
Harry Potter: The Artifact Vault
This striking full-color compendium includes two exclusive bonus inserts—a booklet showcasing the design of The Tales of Beedle the Bard prop and a Black Family Tapestry poster—as well as many more surprises. Throughout the making of the eight harry potter movies, in addition to numerous magical items necessary in a wizard’s everyday life—for example, vicious textbooks, designers and craftspeople were tasked with creating fabulous chocolate-fantasy feasts, enchanted maps, and much more, newspapers with moving photos, flying brooms, and Howlers.
Harry potter: the artifact vault chronicles the work of the graphics department in creating vibrant and imaginative labels for potions bottles, brooms, and Golden Snitches, and candy; the creation of Quidditch Quaffles, Bludgers, lovingly crafted by the prop making team; and the stunning inventiveness used by the entire crew to create a rich, bewitched filmic universe.
Accompanying the captivating text are never-before-seen art and design concepts, unit photography, and other filmmaking secrets from the Warner Bros. Arthur a levine. Archive. First edition and First Printing. Harper Design Intl. First edition THUS and First Printing.
Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald ― The Original Screenplay Harry Potter
Rowling, expands on earlier events that helped shape the wizarding world, illustrated with stunning line art from MinaLima, with some surprising nods to the Harry Potter stories that will delight fans of both the books and films. Arthur a levine. First edition and First Printing. At the end of fantastic beasts and where to Find Them, the powerful Dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald was captured in New York with the help of Newt Scamander.
Harper Design Intl. Lines are drawn as love and loyalty are tested, even among the truest friends and family, in an increasingly divided wizarding world. This second original screenplay from J. K. But, making good on his threat, grindelwald escapes custody and sets about gathering followers, most unsuspecting of his true agenda: to raise pure-blood wizards up to rule over all non-magical beings.
In an effort to thwart grindelwald’s plans, who agrees to help once again, Albus Dumbledore enlists Newt, his former Hogwarts student, unaware of the dangers that lie ahead. First edition THUS and First Printing.
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone - Gryffindor Edition
Bloomsbury Childrens Books. Shortly after publication, J. K. Arthur a levine. Amazon. Com here is a very special edition of the book that started it all: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone. For the true devotee of the series, this collector's edition is a must. Ages 9 and older --Emilie Coulter First edition and First Printing.
Harper Design Intl. First edition THUS and First Printing. Most exciting of all is a previously unpublished sketch of Harry by Rowling herself! Don't miss this opportunity to collect a beautiful version of a modern classic. Rowling's debut became a runaway bestselling award winner, and each new title in the sequence has all but created riots in the streets, as delirious fans chomp at the bit for the latest escapades of Harry Potter and his cohorts.
Gold foil stamping on an embossed leather cover marks the book as a bona fide treasure.