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GALLERY: The illustrated version of Quidditch through the Ages gets cover and previews

The British and American covers of the illustrated versions from Quidditch Through the Ages were disclosed by the publishers Scholastic and Bloomsbury.

The book was written by J.K. Rowling under the pseudonym Kennilworthy Whisp, will be released on October 6th.

The book was illustrated by Emily Gravett, awarded for her works with children’s books such as Wolves and Little Mouse’s Big Book of Fears, Again. According to Bloomsbury, the artist combined drawings made by pencil and digital techniques.

The British version, which will be published by Bloomsbury, shows Quidditch players wearing their uniforms and a sketch of the player Glynnis Griffiths, from the Holyhead Harpies team – which is part of the British league.

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Cover from the illustrated version of Quiddicth Through the Ages (Image: Bloomsbury/Disclosure)

The american version will be published by Scholastic and shows a big Golden Snitch among Quidditch players:

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Cover from the illustrated version of Quiddicth Through the Ages (Image: Scholastic/Disclosure)

The Wizarding World, the Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts news portal – also published some pictures of the books’ pages. Check it out:

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United Kingdom and Ireland’s quidditch teams uniforms
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United Kingdom and Ireland’s team’s badges
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The final of the Quidditch World Cup in 1473
Potterish.com [Year 18] :: Harry Potter, Cursed Child, Fantastic Beasts, JK Rowling, Daniel, Emma & Rupert GALLERY: The illustrated version of Quidditch through the Ages gets cover and previews
Page from the the illustrated version of Quidditch Through the Ages
Potterish.com [Year 18] :: Harry Potter, Cursed Child, Fantastic Beasts, JK Rowling, Daniel, Emma & Rupert GALLERY: The illustrated version of Quidditch through the Ages gets cover and previews
Page from the the illustrated version of Quidditch Through the Ages

Translated into English by Nuara Costa
Edited by Aline Michel