• Bookshop: Books Tell You Why (United States)
  • Publishing year: 1998
  • Publisher: Scholastic
  • Subjects: Collectible Rare Out-Of-Print Fantasy Fiction Magic Children Potter Harry Movie Movies Cons Skrapits First Editions By Year Of Issue::1990s Fiction::Movie Tie-Ins Fiction::Novels Fiction::Fantasy Gift Ideas::Halloween Author Collections::Rowling, J.K. The Harry Potter Collection Magic and Magicians Fiction::Young Adult Rare First Editions
  • Shipment weight: 750 g
  • Binding: 1/4 Cloth
  • Edition: First Edition; Fifteenth Printing
  • Publishing place: New York
  • Conditions: Very Good+ in Fine dust jacket

Bibliographic details

8vo An attractive first US edition/early printing in lightly soiled, Very Good+ condition in Fine dust-jacket. Purple boards with minor bumping with embossed diamond pattern and red cloth spine with slight lean, states "first American edition, October 1998." neither book nor dust-jacket have a volume number on the spine; dustjacket price of $17.95 with "Publisher's Weekly" blurb;

In Rowling's first novel of the Harry Potter phenomenon, Harry is brought up by his mean Uncle Vernon and Aunt Petunia Dursley, and picked on by his horrid cousin Dudley. He knows nothing about his magical birthright until ten years later, when he learns that he's to attend Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.

Winner of numerous prizes, e. G. , the National Book Award, the Smarties Prize, and the Children's Book Award; B & W Illustrations; [viii], 309, [3] pages

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