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Harry Potter

Overview page. Subjects: Bibliography.

Phenomenally successful British children’s book series by J. K. Rowling published 1997–2007. The seven titles, starring the boy wizard Harry Potter, began their publishing lives modestly,...

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Potter, Harry

in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 47 words.

hero of the children's fantasy stories by J. K. Rowling, Harry Potter, who has been grudgingly brought up by his aunt and uncle, attends ...

Harry Potter

Overview page. Subjects: Bibliography.

Phenomenally successful British children’s book series by J. K. Rowling published 1997–2007. The seven titles, starring the boy wizard Harry Potter, began their publishing lives modestly,...

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Harry Potter

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

Hero of the children's fantasy stories by J. K. Rowling, Harry Potter, who has been grudgingly brought up by his aunt and uncle, attends Hogwarts, a boarding school for wizards, to learn...

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Potter, Harry Spafford

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Book Arts and Illustration; 20th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art; Art of the United States. 32 words.

American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1870, in Detroit (Michigan).

Illustrator.

Harry Spafford Potter was a pupil of Benjamin-Constant, Jean-Paul Laurens and...

Understanding Harry Potter: Parallels to the Deaf World

Todd A. Czubek and Janey Greenwald.

in The Journal of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education

January 2005; p ublished online July 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Education; Linguistics; Teaching of Specific Groups and Special Educational Needs. 5973 words.

Every so often there are stories that take the world by storm and make such an impact that they become part of our everyday world. These stories, characters, and themes become established...

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Popular Novel: The Ethics of Harry Potter

Peter Childs.

in Texts

September 2006; p ublished online September 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 4746 words.

J.K. Rowling’s extraordinarily successful series of children’s stories has inspired an unprecedented reaction across the world, in terms of devotion and denunciation. Celebrated in...

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Harry Potter

Edited by John Ayto and Ian Crofton.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Modern Phrase & Fable

January 2009; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 5 words.

Potter, Harry

Edited by John Ayto and Ian Crofton.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Modern Phrase & Fable

January 2009; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 411 words.

A boy-wizard whose adventures are chronicled in a massively commercially successful sequence of children's novels by J.K. Rowling (b.1965

Potter, Harry

Edited by Dinah Birch and Katy Hooper.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 160 words.

Orphan hero of J. K. *Rowling's seven‐part fantasy series (1997–2007) set in Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Harry's parents, ...

Harry Potter

Edited by Dinah Birch and Katy Hooper.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 5 words.

Potter, Harry

Daniel Hahn.

in The Oxford Companion to Children’s Literature

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Children's Literature Studies. 5 words.

Potter, Harry

Edited by Dinah Birch.

in The Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 155 words.

Orphan hero of J. K. *Rowling's seven‐part fantasy series (1997–2007) set in Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Harry's parents, ...

Harry Potter

Edited by Dinah Birch.

in The Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 5 words.

Harry Potter

in The Oxford Companion to the Book

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 226 words.

Phenomenally successful British children’s book series by J. K. Rowling published 1997–2007. The seven titles, starring the boy wizard

Harry Potter

Edited by JACK ZIPES.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Children's Literature

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Children's Literature Studies. 6 words.

Gothic half-bloods: maternal kinship in Rowling's Harry Potter series1

Ranita Chatterjee.

in Gothic kinship

November 2013; p ublished online January 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (19th Century). 5702 words.

Ranita Chatterjee explores in Chapter 11 the Gothic kinship ties between hero Harry Potter and villain Lord Voldemort in J.K. Rowling’s famous novel series. Their physically intertwined...

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Relics and Intersubjectivity in the Harry Potter Series and The Castle Behind Thorns

Carissa Turner Smith.

in Literature and Theology

June 2016; p ublished online May 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literature; Religion and Art, Literature, and Music. 8084 words.

In both J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter series (1997–2007) and Merrie Haskell’s The Castle Behind Thorns (2014), relics destabilise the distinctions between bodies and objects, as a way of...

Harry Potter (1997–2007)

Daniel Hahn.

in The Oxford Companion to Children’s Literature

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Children's Literature Studies. 1659 words.

A seven-book fantasy series by J. K. (Joanne) Rowling (1965– ), which has a credible claim to be the most successful children’s book series of all time. Formally conventional, but well...

Potter, Ven. Richard Harry

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 92 words.

MA

Born Albury, NSW, 1861; s of Canon Potter, late Canon of St Paul’s, Melbourne; m 1891, Annie Marion Cockson; one s; died May 1931...

Harry Potter and the spectre of imprecision

Jim Stone.

in Analysis

October 2010; p ublished online July 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Philosophy. 2542 words.

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