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    Sale 5309

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts

    2 June 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 304

    ROWLING, J. K. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets. [London:] Bloombsury, 1998. 8°. Half title. Original coloured pictorial paper boards by Cliff Wright (one corner very lightly rubbed), dust-jacket with design repeated. FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY, the dedication leaf inscribed, "To William (again!) with (more) best wishes! J. K. Rowling."

    Price Realised  

    ROWLING, J. K. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets. [London:] Bloombsury, 1998. 8°. Half title. Original coloured pictorial paper boards by Cliff Wright (one corner very lightly rubbed), dust-jacket with design repeated. FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY, the dedication leaf inscribed, "To William (again!) with (more) best wishes! J. K. Rowling."

    With 5 other books in the Harry Potter series including Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (London, 1998, paperback, inscribed "To William, with best wishes, J. K. Rowling"), Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (London, 1999, reprint with code numbers running from 10 to 3), and Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (London, 2000, FIRST EDITION), all in dust-jackets. (6)


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    Please note that The Philosopher's Stone is a reprint and not a first paperback edition as stated in the catalogue.