London, South Kensington
19 March 2008
ROWLING, J. K. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban. [London:] Bloomsbury, 1999. 8°. Hogwarts' coat-of-arms and motto on half title and title (some faint marginal staining). Original coloured pictorial boards by Cliff Wright, dust-jacket with design repeated (some minor creasing to lower edge of jacket, one corner chipped). FIRST EDITION, SECOND ISSUE, with the author's name given as 'J.K. Rowling' on the copyright page and with all text correctly aligned on page 7 but lacking advertisements at rear. PRESENTATION COPY, the dedication leaf inscribed, "To Ed - hope you like this one as much! Jo (J.K. Rowling)."
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