Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
ROWLING, J. K. (born 1965)
Price: 3,250.00 GBP
London: Bloomsbury, 2000, [Fantasy novel] FIRST EDITION, SIGNED TWICE. Octavo (21 x 14cm), pp.636. Cover illustrations by Giles Greenfield. Publisher's pictorial hardback showing Harry escaping fire on his broomstick, illustrated dust-wrapper to the same design, priced at £14.99. Signed by the author on the title page together with the 'Golden ticket' from the original book-launch signing event at Hammicks Bookshop, St Albans, loosely inserted (invariably missing). Additionally the author has dated this copy 19/7/00 in blue ballpoint, per the printed date on the ticket and the artist Giles Greenfield has autographed the jacket design. A most unusual item. Marginally toned to edges else fine. The fourth Harry Potter adventure, which was the winner of the 2001 'Hugo' Award [Fantasy Achievement Award -Best Novel]. Buy with confidence from approved specialists; Jon Gilbert of Adrian Harrington Ltd was noted on the author's website as "a respected authority on J.K. Rowling signatures" Philip Errington, "J.K. Rowling: A Bibliography 1997-2013" (London: Bloomsbury, 2015), A9(a).