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The Resource Harry Potter : a journey through a history of magic

Harry Potter : a journey through a history of magic

Label
Harry Potter : a journey through a history of magic
Title
Harry Potter
Title remainder
a journey through a history of magic
Title variation
  • Journey through a history of magic
  • History of magic
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Host institution
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Cataloging source
MMI
Dewey number
823/.914
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6068.O93
LC item number
H37 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • catalogs
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rowling, J. K.
  • Kay, Jim
  • Lomenech Gill, Olivia
  • British Library
  • Arthur A. Levine Books
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rowling, J. K
  • Rowling, J. K
  • Rowling, J. K.
  • Potter, Harry
  • Rowling, J. K
  • Potter, Harry
  • British Library
  • Fantasy fiction, English
  • Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry (Imaginary organization)
  • Magic in literature
  • Wizards in literature
  • Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry (Imaginary organization)
  • Magic
  • Wizards
  • Curiosities and wonders
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Harry Potter : a journey through a history of magic
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Illustrations by J.K. Rowling, Jim Kay, and Olivia Lomenech Gill
  • "This book is based on the British Library exhibition Harry Potter: A History of Magic"--Title page verso
  • "A collection of artifacts from the British Library exhibition in the UK Harry Potter, A History of Magic"--Front cover
  • "British Library"--Front cover
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
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
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (144 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781781109502
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
5cdd123a-10e6-4f82-891b-7c9b2b1b4d7c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1007695553
  • on1007695553
  • 2963253
Label
Harry Potter : a journey through a history of magic
Link
Publication
Note
  • Illustrations by J.K. Rowling, Jim Kay, and Olivia Lomenech Gill
  • "This book is based on the British Library exhibition Harry Potter: A History of Magic"--Title page verso
  • "A collection of artifacts from the British Library exhibition in the UK Harry Potter, A History of Magic"--Front cover
  • "British Library"--Front cover
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
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
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (144 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781781109502
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
5cdd123a-10e6-4f82-891b-7c9b2b1b4d7c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1007695553
  • on1007695553
  • 2963253

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