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    First American Edition, First Printing -- Signed by Rowling

    J. K. Rowling. Signed Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets. New York: Arthur A. Levine Books/ An Imprint of Scholastic Press, 1999.

    First American edition, first printing. Boldly signed by Rowling on the title page. Copyright page has number string "10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 9/9 0/0 1 2 3 4" and also "First American Edition, June 1999." No volume number on the spine of either the book or the dust jacket. Dust jacket price on front flap is $17.95. Octavo. Illustrated by Mary GrandPré.

    Publisher's original green cloth spine over purple diamond-patterned blind-stamped paper boards, with silver spine titles. Original pictorial dust jacket. An exceptional copy in fine condition.

    Laid in is a National Press Club ticket to the October 20, 1999 J. K. Rowling autograph signing at the Eric Friedheim Library in Washington, DC.


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