Подробное описание книги «Harry Potter. A History of Magic. The Book of the Exhibition»:
Beautiful design, magical Jim Kay illustrations and unseen treasures from J.K. Rowling’s own archive combine in this unique souvenir of the British Library’s much anticipated exhibition, marking the 20th anniversary of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone.
Harry Potter: A History of Magic is the official book of the exhibition, a once-in-a-lifetime collaboration between Bloomsbury, J.K. Rowling and the brilliant curators of the British Library. It promises to take readers on a fascinating journey through the subjects studied at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry — from Alchemy and Potions classes through to Herbology and Care of Magical Creatures.
Each chapter showcases a treasure trove of artefacts from the British Library and other collections around the world, beside exclusive manuscripts, sketches and illustrations from the Harry Potter archive. There’s also a specially commissioned essay for each subject area by an expert, writer or cultural commentator,…