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Discovering the real world of Harry Potter

Author: Hugh Laurie; Questar, Inc.
Publisher: [United States] : Questar Video, [200-?]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explore the myths and legends that inhabit the world of Harry Potter; learn about witches and wizards, Greek gods, the Celts, ghosts, magical creatures and ancient spells. Discover where a school like Hogwarts is located, what lies beneath Platform 9 3/4 at King's Cross Station, what ancient civilization had a 3-headed dog like Fluffy, what are the real origins of the Philosopher's Stone, and what links Harry Potter  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Fiction
Films
Juvenile works
Fiction Juvenile films
Juvenile films
Named Person: Harry Potter, (Fictitious character); J K Rowling; J K Rowling; Harry Potter, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Hugh Laurie; Questar, Inc.
ISBN: 1568558554 9781568558554
OCLC Number: 48772250
Notes: Information from pre-release promotional materials.
Originally produced for public television broadcast.
Inspired by the Harry Potter books by J.K. Rowling.
Credits: Hugh Laurie, narrator ; producer, Sarah Strupinski ; director and writer, Shaun Trevisick.
Performer(s): Hugh Laurie, narrator.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videocassette (48 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Responsibility: a British documentary made for American public television.

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Explore the myths and legends that inhabit the world of Harry Potter; learn about witches and wizards, Greek gods, the Celts, ghosts, magical creatures and ancient spells. Discover where a school like Hogwarts is located, what lies beneath Platform 9 3/4 at King's Cross Station, what ancient civilization had a 3-headed dog like Fluffy, what are the real origins of the Philosopher's Stone, and what links Harry Potter to the journeys made by King Arthur and Odysseus.

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