• Children's Books, Original Ill auction at Christies

    Sale 5950

    Children's Books, Original Illustrations and Vintage Film Posters

    10 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 20

    ROWLING, J.K. Harry Potter and The Goblet of Fire. London: Bloomsbury, 2000. 8°. (Gutta percha starting to perish). Original pictorial boards (light wear at head and tail of spine, front hinges cracked), dust-jacket. FIRST EDITION, SIGNED by the author on dedication.

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    ROWLING, J.K. Harry Potter and The Goblet of Fire. London: Bloomsbury, 2000. 8°. (Gutta percha starting to perish). Original pictorial boards (light wear at head and tail of spine, front hinges cracked), dust-jacket. FIRST EDITION, SIGNED by the author on dedication.

    ROWLING, J.K. Harry Potter and The Half-Blood Prince. London: Bloomsbury, 2005. 8°. Original pictorial boards, dust-jacket. FIRST EDITION, SIGNED by the author on title.

    With 2 other SIGNED FIRST EDITIONS, Harry Potter and The Order of the Phoenix (London, 2003, signed on Bloomsbury Books bookplate pasted on dedication, loosely inserted is also a copy of a letter from J.K. Rowling to "Frances", talking about the fourth Harry Potter book) and Harry Potter and The Deathly Hollows (London, 2007, signed on title). (4)


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    Please note that the last item in this lot, The Deathly Hollows, does not have the hologram on the title and that the signature may be in another hand.