Tales of Beedle the Bard


Author: J.K. Rowling

Illustrator: Chris Riddell

ROWLING, J.K. The Tales of Beedle the Bard. Illustrated by Chris Riddell. Translated from the original runes by Hermoine Granger. With additional noted by Professor Albus Dumbledore. London: Bloomsbury [2018]. Folio, xii 148pp. Color pictorial cloth. Blue patterned endpapers; two-page color gatefold spread and color illustrations throughout. A fine copy in original cloth pictorial slipcase. With an extra plate – being a portrait of Dumbledore – by the artist Chris Riddell laid in. And with a bookplate signed by Chris Riddell laid in.

Deluxe edition. Never issued in the US, this lavish deluxe edition of Rowling’s collection of wizarding fairy tales is wonderfully captured in Chris Riddell’s stunning artwork!