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Harry Potter - A Journey Through A History of Magic
  

Harry Potter - A Journey Through A History of Magic (Paperback)

By Library, British

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An irresistible romp through the history of magic, from alchemy to unicorns, ancient witchcraft to Harry's Hogwarts - packed with unseen sketches and manuscript pages from J.K. Rowling, magical illustrations from Jim Kay and weird, wonderful and inspiring artefacts that have been... magically released from the archives at the British Library. This spellbinding book takes readers on a journey through the Hogwarts curriculum, including Herbology, Defence Against the Dark Arts, Astronomy, Divination and more. Discover the truth behind making the Philosopher's Stone, create your very own potion and uncover the secret of invisible ink. Learn all about the history of mandrake roots and dragons, discover what witches really used their brooms for, pore over incredible images of actual mermaids and read about real-life potions, astronomers and alchemists. The perfect gift for aspiring witches and wizards and any Harry Potter fan. Celebrating twenty years of Harry Potter magic, and produced in association with the British Library to support their major exhibition, Harry Potter: A History of Magic.
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ISBN 9781408890776
Released NZ 6 Nov 2017
Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Format Paperback
Availability
Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days

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ISBN-13 9781408890776
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Imprint Bloomsbury Childrens Books
Released 6 Nov 2017
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Library, British
Category Information Resources & Places Of Interest
Writers, Poets & Dramatists
Fantasy & Magical Realism
Exhibition Catalogues And Specific Collections
Gift Books
Number of Pages 144
Dimensions Width: 250mm
Height: 250mm
Dewey Code Not specified
Weight 776g
Interest Age 13+ years
Reading Age 13+ years
NBS Text Young Adult General Interest & Leisure
ONIX Text Young adult;General/trade

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