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Fantastic Beasts & Quidditch

JK Rowling [Alias: Newt Scamander & Kennilworthy Whisp ]

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ISBN 10: 0747554668 / ISBN 13: 9780747554660
Published by Bloomsbury, London & Ascherberg, 2001
Condition: Fine Soft cover
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These two books were both written by JK Rowling, author of the Harry Potter books, under the Wizard author's names of: Newt Scamander [FANTASTIC BEASTS & WHERE TO FIND THEM] & Kennilworthy Whisp [QUIDDITCH THROUGH THE AGES] ~ The books were first sold in March of 2001 and sold out quickly. NOW OOP [Out Of Print]. JK ROWLING & HARRY POTTER ~ Two UK First Edition, First Printing paperback books for sale (both were only ever released in paperback in the UK) The books cannot be purchased in shops now, as they are out of print (OOP)! and getting rarer by the day!!!!!!! "Quidditch Through the Ages" ~ This limited edition is a copy of the volume in Hogwarts School Library where it is consulted by young Quidditch fans on an almost daily basis. If you have ever asked yourself where the Golden Snitch came from, or wondered about the evolution of the flying broomstick!, or wanted to study 'Anti-Muggle Precautions', or wanted to know the difference between ancient and modern quaffles: then you will need a copy of this book to find all the answers! Both books have foreward's written by Dumbledore himself! (FAB FUN). ~~ "Fantastic beasts and Where to Find Them" , Resides in almost every wizarding household in the country. Now, for a limited period only, Muggles too have the chance to discover where the Quintaped lives, what the Puffskein eats, and why it is best not to leave milk out for a Knarl!" It says on the first page of this book that it belongs to 'Harry Potter', but not for long if you buy it! it'll belong to you. In the introduction to the author 'Newt Scamander, it says that he was born in 1897, which makes him incredibly old! he must be about 114 years old by now. [Crikey!!]. This book tells you about all the different characters you meet all the way through your harry Potter journey: Doxy: [sometimes known as a biting fairy] - [OUCH!], FWOOPER: is an African bird with extremely vivid plumage; orange, pink, lime green or yellow !!, and you will meet a little Gnome which is a little garden pest, and can grow to the amazing height of one foot [12 inches]. Goodness me., or a wee Kelpie!, sounds friendly but he's a real demon ! [EEK! HELP!], and if you're not careful; you might run in to a YETI! [AAARRRGGGHHH!!!] ~ In this little book you will meet all the characters through Harry Potters wizardly travels. You will know all about each of them in great detail as this book is your A to Z of them all. ~ Both "Quidditch Through The Ages" and "Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them" have those all important numbers : 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1, meaning that these are both TRUE FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTINGS. Both in a good condition. ~ Produced by JK Rowling for COMIC RELIEF. - - END - Our orders are shipped within 1 or 2 business days. - Thanks for your interest. - Regards from booky-wooky. Bookseller Inventory # 000243

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Title: Fantastic Beasts & Quidditch

Publisher: Bloomsbury, London & Ascherberg

Publication Date: 2001

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition:Fine


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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Newt Scamander's classic compendium of magical creatures, has delighted generations of wizarding readers. Now, in this updated edition with a new foreword by Newt himself and the unveiling of six beasts little known outside the American wizarding community, Muggles too have the chance to discover where the Thunderbird lives, what the Puffskein eats, and why shiny objects should always be kept away from the Niffler.

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. If you feel that this is insufficient reason to part with your money, one can only hope that passing wizards feel more charitable if they see you being attacked by a Manticore.

About the Author:

Newt Scamander was awarded the Order of Merlin, Second Class, in 1979 in recognition of his services to the study of magical beasts, Magizoology. Now retired, he lives in Dorset with his wife, Porpentina, and their pet Kneazles: Hoppy, Milly, and Mauler.

J.K. Rowling is the author of the bestselling Harry Potter series of seven books, published between 1997 and 2007, which have sold over 450 million copies worldwide, are distributed in more than 200 territories and translated into 79 languages, and have been turned into eight blockbuster films by Warner Bros. She has written three companion volumes to the series in aid of charity: Quidditch Through the Ages and Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them in aid of Comic Relief; and The Tales of Beedle the Bard in aid of her children's charity Lumos. Her website and e-publisher Pottermore is the digital hub of the Wizarding World. She has recently collaborated with writer Jack Thorne and director John Tiffany on the stage play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One and Two, which is now running at The Palace Theatre in London's West End. J.K. Rowling is also the author of a novel for adult readers, The Casual Vacancy, and, under the pseudonym Robert Galbraith, is the author of three crime novels featuring private detective Cormoran Strike, which are to be adapted for BBC television. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them marks J.K. Rowling's screenwriting debut.

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