First edition, first printing of the deluxe edition. Publisher's original green cloth with colour illustration by Cliff Wright laid down to the upper board, titles in gilt to the upper board and spine. All edges gold. Yellow ribbon page marker. A fine copy, the binding square and firm, the cloth and gilt bright and without fading. The contents are clean throughout and without previous owner's inscriptions or stamps.
The first of the Harry Potter "deluxe" editions to be issued simultaneously in first edition with the trade issue, it is also the scarcest.
Stock code: 20078