Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: Illustrated, Collector's Edition (Harry Potter) Hardcover - 2017
by Scamander, Newt
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Scholastic, 2017. New condition. Comes in original package. Shrink-wrapped and boxed. Photos are of the books we have here at Barbed Wire Books.This glorious edition of Newt Scamander's Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (considered a classic throughout the wizarding world) features an extraordinary array of magical creatures, from Acromantula to Yeti via ten different breeds of dragon - all beautifully illustrated in full colour by the brilliantly inventive, Greenaway Medal shortlisted Olivia Lomenech Gill.This deluxe edition is a must-have for any Harry Potter fan. It comes with a beautiful slipcase and features the fully updated 2017 text - which includes new profiles of six magnificent beasts that inhabit North America and a new foreword by J.K. Rowling, writing as Newt Scamander.
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- Title Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: Illustrated, Collector's Edition (Harry Potter)
- Author Scamander, Newt
- Binding Hardcover
- Condition New
- Pages 160
- Volumes 1
- Language ENG
- Publisher Scholastic Inc.
- Date 2017
- Illustrated Yes
- Bookseller's Inventory # BWB00174
- ISBN 9781338232691 / 133823269X
- Weight 6.5 lbs (2.95 kg)
- Dimensions 15 x 12.3 x 2 in (38.10 x 31.24 x 5.08 cm)
- Ages 08 to 12 years
- Grade levels 3 - 7
- Reading level 1230
- Dewey Decimal Code FIC
From the publisher
In addition to the hardcover illustrated edition of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Newt Scamander's classic compendium of magical creatures, we are proud to present a deluxe collector's edition. Special features include: *Over-sized cloth-bound hardcover in slipcase
*Gold foil stamped artwork on book cover and slipcase
*Gilt edges on premium grade paper
*Double gatefold spread
*Two silk ribbon bookmarks
*Exclusive pull-out poster in a gatefold envelope
*Packed in bespoke individual mailing cartons A rare opportunity and a luxurious reading experience, this deluxe collector's edition is the ultimate gift for Harry Potter fans and bibliophiles alike. Proceeds from the sale of this book will go to Comic Relief and J.K. Rowling's international charity, Lumos, which will do magic beyond the powers of any wizard.
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About the author
J.K. Rowling is the author of the seven Harry Potter novels, which have sold over 450 million copies and have been translated into 79 languages, and three companion books originally published for charity. She has also written The Casual Vacancy, a novel for adults, and, under the pseudonym Robert Galbraith, is the author of the Cormoran Strike crime series. In 2016 J.K. Rowling made her screenwriting debut and was a producer on the film Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, a further extension of the Wizarding World and the start of a new five-film series.
Olivia Lomenech Gill has a first class degree in Theatre from the University of Hull and an MA in Printmaking from Camberwell College of Arts. She has built her career as a professional fine artist and has been exhibited at all the major London art fairs. Olivia's first professional illustration commission, Where My Wellies Take Me, written by Clare and Michael Morpurgo, was shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal and won the English Association Picture Book Award. Olivia lives and works in north Northumberland in a timber studio she built by hand with her husband, a paper conservator. They also have a workshop in a nearby village, which houses Olivia's three-ton printing press.