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The magical worlds of Harry Potter : a treasury of myths, legends, and fascinating facts / David Colbert.

Colbert, David. (Author).

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Killingly Library j823.914 Col (Text to phone) 34040125811121 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Did Alchemists Really Search for a Magic Stone? 5 -- Who Was the Most Amazing Animagus? 9 -- Is "Avada Kedavra" a Real Curse? 17 -- Are Basilisks Just Big Snakes? 21 -- Which "Fantastic Beasts" Come from Legend? 23.
Summary, etc.: Looks to mythology, folklore, and literature to investigate the sources of ideas for some of the images, characters, and themes found in J.K. Rowling's stories of fledgling wizard Harry Potter.
Subject: Rowling, J. K Characters Harry Potter
Potter, Harry (Fictitious character)
Rowling, J. K Characters Harry Potter Juvenile literature
Children's stories, English History and criticism
Fantasy fiction, English History and criticism
Wizards in literature
Magic in literature
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