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Harry Potter : a journey through a history of magic.

Rowling, J. K (illustrator.). Kay, Jim (Illustrator), (illustrator.). Lomenech Gill, Olivia, (illustrator.). British Library (organizer,, host institution.). Arthur A. Levine Books, (publisher.).

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General Note: "British Library"--Front cover.
"A collection of artifacts from the British Library exhibition in the UK Harry Potter, A History of Magic"--Front cover.
"This book is based on the British Library exhibition Harry Potter: A History of Magic"--Title page verso.
Illustrations by J.K. Rowling, Jim Kay, and Olivia Lomenech Gill.
Formatted Contents Note: The magical world of Harry Potter -- The journey -- Potions and alchemy -- Herbology -- Charms -- Astronomy -- Divination -- Defence against the dark arts -- Care of magical creatures -- Past, present, future -- The British Library -- J. K. Rowling.
Summary, etc.: 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 eBook takes readers on a journey through the Hogwarts curriculum, from 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 and astronomers, alchemists and more.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.
Source of Description Note:
Online resource; title from READ title page (OverDrive, viewed November 6, 2017).
Subject: Rowling, J. K History Exhibitions Juvenile literature
Rowling, J. K Miscellanea Exhibitions Juvenile literature
Rowling, J. K Knowledge Magic Exhibitions Juvenile literature
Potter, Harry (Fictitious character) Exhibitions Juvenile literature
British Library Exhibitions Juvenile literature
Rowling, J. K
Potter, Harry (Fictitious character) Exhibitions
Fantasy fiction, English History and criticism Exhibitions Juvenile literature
Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry (Imaginary organization) Exhibitions Juvenile literature
Magic in literature Exhibitions Juvenile literature
Wizards in literature Exhibitions Juvenile literature
Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry (Imaginary organization) Exhibitions
Magic Exhibitions
Wizards Exhibitions
Curiosities and wonders Exhibitions
Genre: Exhibition catalogs.
Electronic books.
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