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Based upon the ancient alchemical idea of the Philosopher's stone, the stone is owned by Nicolas Flamel and first mentioned in Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone. The stone is legendary in that it changes all metals to gold, and can be used to brew a potion called the Elixir of Life, making the drinker immortal. The Philosopher's Stone is.

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Browse and buy Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone Hogwarts House Editions at harrypotter.bloomsbury.com. From Gryffindor and Hufflepuff, to Ravenclaw and Slytherin, browse collectable 20th anniversary covers, to celebrate 20 years since the publication of the first in J.K. Rowling's six-book series.Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone is the first novel in the Harry Potter series and J. K. Rowling's debut novel, first published in 1997 by Bloomsbury. The writing has been compared to that of Jane Austen, one of Rowling's favourite authors, or Roald Dahl, whose works dominated children's stories before the appearance of Harry Potter, and of the Ancient Greek story-teller Homer. It has.

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First adult paperback edition of the first book in the Harry Potter series. Octavo, original illustrated wrappers. Signed by J.K. Rowling on the dedication page. In fine condition. Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone is the first novel in the Harry Potter series and J. K. Rowling's debut novel, first published in 1997 by Bloomsbury. The.

Harry potter philosopher's stone rare books

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone is a fantasy novel written by British author J. K. Rowling. The first novel in the Harry Potter series and Rowling's debut novel, it follows Harry Potter, a young wizard who discovers his magical heritage on his eleventh birthday, when he receives a letter of acceptance to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Harry makes close friends and a few.

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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone was J.K. Rowling's first novel, followed by Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, as well as three books written for charity and inspired by the.

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Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone first edition was first printed in a very short run. Only 500 copies of the first printing were produced, of which 300 went to libraries. There then followed a series of printings of the first edition. This is the 23rd printing of the first edition (30 29 28 27 26 25 24 23). These were the beginning of the Harry Potter publishing sensation.

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Three rare Harry Potter books are going under the gavel after being rescued from a school skip. A first edition hardback of Harry Potter and The Philosopher’s Stone and two paperback first.

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The first Harry Potter book. Published simultaneously in both hardback and paperback, the hardback edition had a print run of only 500 copies, of which around 300 were sent to libraries. This is perhaps one of the most influential children's books of a generation and with only 200 non library copies to go round the first edition has climbed steadily in value and desirability.

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Although often regarded as a children's novel, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone topped adult reading charts in the UK, and in the United States, where it was published under the alternate title Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone. Notably, the first printing of this book in hardcover format is exceedingly rare; only 500 copies were printed, of which about half ended up in libraries.

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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone is a fantasy novel written by British author J. K. Rowling. The first novel in the Harry Potter series and Rowling's debut novel, it follows Harry Potter.

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However, in Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, it is made clear that the Dursleys would never do anything of the sort, fearful that they would come back to find the house in ruins, instead opting to leave him with a babysitter (preferably Arabella Figg). However, it is possible that he was referring to summer holidays after he had found out he was a wizard, such as in the summer of 1994.

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A first edition hardback of Harry Potter and The Philosopher's Stone and two paperback first editions of the same novel are expected to fetch thousands. The books were saved from landfill in 2008 by a Buckinghamshire teacher who spotted them in a skip, as the school was clearing out its library in preparation for an Ofsted inspection.