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The Resource Quidditch through the ages, Kennilworthy Whisp ; text by J.K. Rowling ; illustrated by Emily Gravett

Quidditch through the ages, Kennilworthy Whisp ; text by J.K. Rowling ; illustrated by Emily Gravett

Label
Quidditch through the ages
Title
Quidditch through the ages
Statement of responsibility
Kennilworthy Whisp ; text by J.K. Rowling ; illustrated by Emily Gravett
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
If you have ever asked yourself where the Golden Snitch came from, how the Bludgers came into existence, or why the Wigtown Wanderers have pictures of meat cleavers on their robes, you need Quidditch Through the Ages. This invaluable volume is consulted by young Quidditch fans on an almost daily basis. Now fully illustrated in brilliant color by award-winning artist Emily Gravett, this special new edition is a beautiful gift for Harry Potter fans and Quidditch enthusiasts alike
Member of
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10921398
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rowling, J. K
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 823.92
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Whisp, Kennilworthy
  • Gravett, Emily
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Harry Potter
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rowling, J. K.
  • Rowling, J. K.
  • Potter, Harry
  • Quidditch (Game)
  • Sports
  • Sports in literature
  • Games
  • Wizards
  • Magic
  • Sports stories
  • Sports stories
  • Sports stories
  • Wizards
  • Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry (Imaginary organization)
  • Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry (Imaginary organization)
  • Children's stories, English
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Quidditch through the ages, Kennilworthy Whisp ; text by J.K. Rowling ; illustrated by Emily Gravett
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Kennilworthy Whisp is a fictitious author created by J.K. Rowling
  • "Whizz Hard Books, 129B Diagon Alley, London." -- Title page
  • "Kennilworthy Whisp" -- Cover
  • "With an introduction by Albus Dumbledore" -- Back cover
  • "Lumos, Comic relief" -- Back cover
  • "Wizarding World" -- Back cover
  • Includes fold-out pages
  • "A fully illustrated edition of J.K. Rowling's Quidditch through the ages (text originally published in 2001)" -- Provided by publisher
  • Illustrations ©2020
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Balls
  • Players
  • Rules
  • Referees
  • Quidditch teams of Britain and Ireland
  • The spread of Quidditch worldwide
  • The development of the racing broom
  • Quidditch today
  • Foreward by Albus Dumbledore
  • About the author
  • The evolution of the flying broomstick
  • Ancient broom games
  • The game from Queerditch Marsh
  • The arrival of the golden snitch
  • Anti-muggle precautions
  • Changes in Quidditch since the fourteenth century: Pitch
Control code
on1137818833
Dimensions
30 cm.
Edition
First illustrated edition.
Extent
xv, 143 pages
Isbn
9781338340563
Lccn
2020935770
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1137818833
Label
Quidditch through the ages, Kennilworthy Whisp ; text by J.K. Rowling ; illustrated by Emily Gravett
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Kennilworthy Whisp is a fictitious author created by J.K. Rowling
  • "Whizz Hard Books, 129B Diagon Alley, London." -- Title page
  • "Kennilworthy Whisp" -- Cover
  • "With an introduction by Albus Dumbledore" -- Back cover
  • "Lumos, Comic relief" -- Back cover
  • "Wizarding World" -- Back cover
  • Includes fold-out pages
  • "A fully illustrated edition of J.K. Rowling's Quidditch through the ages (text originally published in 2001)" -- Provided by publisher
  • Illustrations ©2020
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Balls
  • Players
  • Rules
  • Referees
  • Quidditch teams of Britain and Ireland
  • The spread of Quidditch worldwide
  • The development of the racing broom
  • Quidditch today
  • Foreward by Albus Dumbledore
  • About the author
  • The evolution of the flying broomstick
  • Ancient broom games
  • The game from Queerditch Marsh
  • The arrival of the golden snitch
  • Anti-muggle precautions
  • Changes in Quidditch since the fourteenth century: Pitch
Control code
on1137818833
Dimensions
30 cm.
Edition
First illustrated edition.
Extent
xv, 143 pages
Isbn
9781338340563
Lccn
2020935770
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)1137818833

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