- Libreria: Antiquarian Bookshop Buddenbrooks, Inc. (Stati Uniti)
- Anno pubblicazione: 1998
- Editore: Arthur A. Irvine Books. An Imprint of Scholastic Press
- Peso di spedizione: 750 g
- Luogo di pubblicazione: New York
The Pleasing American Edition. With illustrations throughout by Mary Crandpré Thick 8vo, publisher’s original red cloth over purple boards, the spine lettered in gilt, in the pictorially illustrated dustjacket. (vi), 309, (1), colophon pp. A very fine copy, as pristine and mint. FIRST EDITION. J.K.Rowling was a struggling single mother when she wrote the beginnings of this, her debut Harry Potter novel on scraps of paper at the local cafe. It went on to become an international phenomenon, garnering rave reviews and major awards including the British Book Awards Children's Book of the Year, and the Smarties Prize.