HARRY POTTER AND THE CHAMBER OF SECRETS

By: Rowling, J. K.

Price: $500.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover first edition, first printing and First US Edition. Not a book club, remainder or ex-library copy. The second Harry Potter novel. All First Printing points are present: First printing with full number line "10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 9/9 0/0 1 2 3 4, Printed in the U.S.A. 37, First American Edition, June 1999" stated on copyright page and Code 51795 above smaller barcode line on rear jacket panel. The "Year 2" imprint IS NOT present on the spine or jacket. (The "Year 2" was added on later printings.) If "Year 2" appears on the spine, it is not a first printing. First printing typo with "ancestor" instead of "decedent" on page 332. Blue boards with embossed diamond quilt pattern, green cloth with silver letting on spine and red end papers. Near fine copy in fine jacket. Top edge of page block shows minor handling-related smudge near spine with minimal shelf wear at head and heel of spine. This copy appears to have been read once by a very careful owner, then put away on the book shelf. This copy is bright, square and without the usual dedications inscribed by previous owners. Jacket price of $17.95 is intact, without tears or other stains and the now iconic jacket illustration by Mary GrandPre. A wonderful copy, increasingly rare to find copies in fine condition.

Title: HARRY POTTER AND THE CHAMBER OF SECRETS

Author Name: Rowling, J. K.

Illustrator: GrandPre, Mary

Categories: COLLECTIBLE, CHILDREN & YOUNG ADULT SF, FANTASY,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Scholastic Press: 1999

ISBN Number: 0439064864

ISBN Number 13: 9780439064866

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Type: Book

Seller ID: 004351

Keywords: J K Rowling Books, Harry Potter, Childrens Books,