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Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by J.K. Rowling - First American Edition, 1st Printing - 2005 - from Uncommon Works, IOBA (SKU: 926)

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

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Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

by J.K. Rowling

  • Used
  • fine
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Fine/fine
ISBN 10
0439784549
ISBN 13
9780439784542
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New York: Scholastic / Arthur A. Levine, 2005. First American Edition, 1st Printing. 1/4 cloth. Fine/fine. Mary GrandPré. A fine first printing of the first American Edition in a fine dust jacket. Black quarter-cloth over purple diamond patterned boards. Full number line 1-10. Green endpapers. Full wrap around dust jacket with Mary GrandPré illustration. Stated first edition which meets all points of issue for the first American edition. 652 pp. Octavo, 6 & 1/4 x 9 1/2 inches tall.

Synopsis

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, released on 16 July 2005, is the sixth of seven novels from British author J. K. Rowling's popular Harry Potter series. Set during Harry Potter's sixth year at Hogwarts, the novel explores Lord Voldemort's past, and Harry's preparations for the final battle amidst emerging romantic relationships and the emotional confusions and conflict resolutions characteristic of mid-adolescence.

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On Nov 29 2011, WarriorNY said:
AWFUL book! The characters did not act like teenagers...they acted like very spoiled pre-schoolers! I hated this book in this overrated series.
On Aug 17 2011, SherlockJr said:
in the front cover, Dumbledore's hand should be black and burned, looking like it's dead.

Details

Bookseller
Uncommon Works, IOBA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
926
Title
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
Author
J.K. Rowling
Illustrator
Mary GrandPré
Format/binding
1/4 cloth
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First American Edition, 1st Printing
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0439784549
ISBN 13
9780439784542
Publisher
Scholastic / Arthur A. Levine
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
2005
LCCN
2005921149
Bookseller catalogs
Children's Books;

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About Uncommon Works, IOBA

Member, IOBA. Not your ordinary book store! Uncommon Works specializes in rare, odd, unique, and handmade books, with a focus on Mexico, Latin America, Native America, and the Spanish Conquest. You'll find rare, first editions and first or early printings. You'll even find a few first printings of living authors for sale. We provide services and referrals for book mending, repair, restoration, and binding.We also offer archival storage solutions for your books, photos, or family historical print items.

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