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J.K. Rowling: A Bibliography 1997-2013

'As an individual who respects complete examine, i'm in awe of the extent of aspect and period of time Philip Errington has devoted to this slavishly thorough and a bit mind-boggling bibliography.' J. ok. Rowling

This is the definitive bibliography of the writings of J. okay. Rowling. as well as entire bibliographic info of every variation of all her books, pamphlets and unique contributions to released works, there's distinctive info at the publishing historical past of her paintings, together with interesting extracts from correspondence, and data on Rowling at public sale. this can be the 1st resource on Rowling consulted via textual students, booklet purchasers and creditors, public sale homes, critics and researchers. the purpose of the publication is to checklist truth and dispel hearsay at the interesting publishing background of the Harry Potter series.

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Myth — Fiction. 2. Witches — Fiction. three. Wizards — Fiction. | four. faculties — Fiction. five. England — Fiction. [square bracket] I. identify. | PZ7. R79835Har 1998 | [square bracket]Fic[square bracket] — dc21 97-39059 | [new paragraph] 1 three five 7 nine 10 eight 6 four 2  eight 9/9 0/0 01 02 | published within the U. S. A. 23 | First American version, October 1998’; V-VI ‘CONTENTS’ (seventeen chapters indexed with titles and web page references); [VII] half-title: ‘HARRY POTTER | AND THE SORCERER’S STONE’ (all on diamond development background); [VIII] clean; 1-309 textual content; [310] clean; [311] colophon: ‘[publisher’s machine of a lantern, 17 via 13mm] | This publication | was once artwork directed by means of | David Saylor and designed through Becky | Terhune. The artwork for either the jacket and inside used to be | created utilizing pastels on toned printmaking paper. The textual content was once | set in 12-point Adobe Garamond, a typeface in accordance with the 16th- | century variety designs of Claude Garamond, redrawn by means of Robert | Slimbach in 1989. The publication was once revealed and certain | at Berryville snap shots in Berryville, Virginia. | The creation used to be supervised through | Angela Biola and Mike | Derevjanik. ’; [312] ‘MP7EE’ Paper: wove paper working name: ‘CHAPTER’ and bankruptcy quantity on verso, recto identify includes bankruptcy name, pp. 1-309. each one operating identify (excluding pages on which new chapters begin) features a three-star layout to left and correct of either running-titles on verso and recto. On pages on which a brand new bankruptcy commences, the three-star layout is passed over. Illustrations: title-page vignette, including seventeen vignettes at the start of every bankruptcy (after bankruptcy and bankruptcy quantity yet ahead of bankruptcy title). as well as usual typographical alterations (including italics, capitals and small capitals) there are different typographical positive factors, comprising: p. 34 ‘handwritten’ envelope handle p. forty two ‘handwritten’ envelope tackle p. fifty one facsimile of Minerva McGonagall’s signature p. fifty two ‘handwritten’ letter pp. 135-36 ‘handwritten’ letter p. 141 newspaper headline p. 164 facsimile of Minerva McGonagall’s signature [different from   that above] p. 202 ‘handwritten’ letter p. 247 facsimile of Minerva McGonagall’s signature [as on p. 164] p. 261 ‘handwritten’ notice Binding: burgundy board-backed backbone with black forums. On backbone: ‘J. okay. | ROWLING | [rule]’ (horizontally at head) with ‘HARRY POTTER | AND THE SORCERER’S STONE’ (reading lengthways down backbone) and ‘[publisher’s machine of a lantern, 17 through 13mm] | ARTHUR A. | LEVINE BOOKS | [rule] | SCHOLASTIC | PRESS’ (horizontally at foot). All in gilt. higher and reduce covers: clean. A4(c) American ebook membership version (1998 [1999])  105 All edges trimmed. Binding measurements: 233 through 150mm (covers), 233 through 37mm (spine). The burgundy paper board maintains onto the covers via 30mm. End-papers: white wove paper. Dust-jacket: uncoated wove paper, 233 through 560mm. A unmarried representation spans the complete dust-jacket. On backbone: ‘J. ok. | ROWLING | [rule]’ (horizontally at head) with ‘HARRY POTTER | AND THE SORCERER’S STONE’ (reading lengthways down backbone) and ‘[publisher’s gadget of a lantern, 19 via 11mm] | ARTHUR A.

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