Twenty years after the world was first introduced to the schoolboy wizard, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
is being printed by small publishers Itchy Coo, and is the 80th translation of the first book in a series that has sold more than 450 million copies worldwide.
Daniel Radcliffe in Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
and, left, Durham Cathedral
New Writing North, which runs Durham Book Festival for Durham County Council, says in the festival programme: "The release of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
was met with unprecedented success in children's literature and signalled the beginning of a phenomenon that continues to inspire new generations of readers worldwide.
What is the number of the vault the Philosopher's Stone
is kept in at Gringotts?
If you're the owner of a first edition of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
you could be sitting on a gold mine even Gringotts would be envious of.
He also chose in the end to protect the philosopher's stone
even if cost him his life.
On August 30, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
will be screened at Alnwick Castle and a second Potter film, to be chosen by the general public, will be shown on August 31.
ONLY 500 first editions of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
were published in 1997, 300 of which disappeared into the British library system.
The House Editions of HARRY POTTER AND THE PHILOSOPHER'S STONE
are out on Thursday
Soon, they realize that the last piece to assemble the philosopher's stone
might be hidden in the most obvious of places.
But it feels like the country is still in the grip of Pottermania nearly 20 years after The Philosopher's Stone
first hit the shelves.
Independent publishing house Bloomsbury revealed on Thursday that it will release Harry Potter And The Philosopher's Stone
Illustrated Edition by JK Rowling, which will be fully illustrated by Jim Kay.