Quidditch Through The Ages

Author: J. K. Rowling
Homepage 9781408803028

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General Fields

  • : $8.00(NZD)
  • : 9781408803028
  • : Bloomsbury
  • : bloomsbury
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  • : 0.132
  • : June 2009
  • : 198 x 129
  • : United Kingdom
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  • : books

Special Fields

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  • : J. K. Rowling
  • : Harry Potter Ser.
  • : Paperback
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  • : English
  • : near fine
  • : 128
  • : Illustrations
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Barcode 9781408803028
9781408803028

Description

A perennial bestseller in the wizarding world and one of the most popular books in the Hogwarts School library, Quidditch Through the Ages contains all you will ever need to know about the history, the rules and the breaking of the rules of the noble sport of Quidditch. Packed with fascinating facts, this definitive guide by the esteemed Quidditch writer Kennilworthy Whisp charts the game's history from its early origins in the medieval mists on Queerditch Marsh, through to the modern-day sport loved by so many wizard and Muggle families around the world. With comprehensive coverage of famous Quidditch teams, the commonest fouls, the development of racing brooms, and much more, this is a must-have sporting bible for all Harry Potter fans, Quidditch lovers and players, whether the weekend amateur or the seasoned Chudley Cannons season-ticket holder. This brand new edition of the most famous sports book in the wizarding world pairs J.K. Rowling's original text, with gorgeous jacket art by Jonny Duddle and line illustrations throughout by Tomislav Tomic. A contribution from the sale of each book will go to Comic Relief.

Promotion info

Quidditch Through the Ages is one of Harry's favourite books featured in Harry Potter and the Philospher's Stone Perfect for all fans of Harry Potter GBP1.15 from the sale of this book will go to Comic Relief New edition reformatted to a larger size