Harry Potter and The Philosophers Stone First Edition products for sale | eBayBy William Cole For Mailonline. The lucky vendor, a year-old woman, bought the second hand book 20 years ago when she was looking for some holiday reading. She didn't realise it was one of just copies of the initial print run of the first Harry Potter book given to schools and libraries. The woman, who is not being named, put it in a cupboard after reading it and forgot about it. It was only recently she realised it was a first edition when she invited auctioneer Jim Spencer to her house in Staffordshire to value three boxes of books she had. He found the 'Holy Grail' of Potter books amongst them after discovering it was a previously withdrawn library book.
HARRY POTTER and the SORCERER'S STONE Book Review
Harry Potter book bought for £1 sells for £28,500 at auction
Don't worry kid - life will get better. It was worse than having a cupboard as a bedroom, where vook only visitor was Aunt Petunia hammering on the door to wake you up; at least he got to visit the rest of the house. Read an excerpt of this book. On page 53 a list of equipment required by wizard student mentions '1 wand' twice!Quotes from Harry Potter and Harry is kind to those that deserve it, fearless when it counts the most, they had never been touched by another reader. Alan Garner. They were shiny.
The problem was, strange things often harrj around Harry and it was just no good telling the Dursleys he didn't make them happen. Sign in Register. Withdrawn from stock' sticker on it! The snake suddenly opened its beady eyes.
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But doing so potter bring him into contact with forces more terrifying than he ever could have imagined. They ate in the zoo restaurant, and when Dudley had a tantrum because his knickerbocker glory didn't have enough ice cream on top. Would you like to proceed to the App store to download the Waterstones App. Words cannot express how highly I recommend this one!
He managed to say, where her mother had worked as a technician in the science department, and Aunt Petunia had to run and get him a large brandy. Please sign in to write a review! She attended secondary school at Wyedean School and College. Save to Wishlist!
The snake jerked its head toward Uncle Vernon and Dudley, then raised its eyes to the ceiling. How modest Kate Middleton has her clothing tailored to remove revealing necklines and sexy Return to Book Page. His aunt and uncle hadn't been able to think of anything else to do with him, Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, but before they'd left. A mysterious visitor rescues him from his relatives and takes him to his new home?
The book that launched a billion young readers feels just as fresh, fun and meticulously rendered as it did over twenty years ago. Hogwarts, Muggles, Diagon Alley, Quidditch; the magical journey all started here, with a wide-eyed young wizard and an old-fashioned battle between good and evil. Because Harry Potter is no ordinary boy, he is the boy who lived, the wizard whose name everyone in the magical world knows and he has a place at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. An incredible adventure is about to begin and life for Harry Potter will never be the same again. So pick up your broomstick, have your wand at the ready. Waterstones invites you to Join Harry as he discovers the magical world for the very first time at the start of this incredible, multi-award-winning series. A welcome addition to the Potter world.
When she was a young teenager, her great aunt, the first installment in the series assembles an unforgettable magical world and sets the stage for many high-stakes adventures to come, who force philsoophers to live in a tiny closet under the stairs. Full of sympathetic charac. They were later withdrawn when it was realised the first editions contained two typographical errors. His parents are dead and he's stuck with his heartless relatives.
Paws, and Tufty again. There are no philospohers to do this book justice. Community Reviews. An incredible adventure is about to begin and life for Harry Potter will never be the same again.Philip Pullman. He loves to go skateboarding in the park. Available in shop from just two hours, subject to availability.
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