Rowling (2008) The Tales of Beedle the Bard , UK first edition, first printing , published by Bloomsbury. Signed and inscribed to Jamie by Rowling on the half-title. Includes the official hologram authenticating the signature. Signed copies not bearing the hologram are most likely fakes.
There was no official promotional signing event. Condition: fine with no issues. No dust kacket as issued.
Rowling signed some copies to a few kids in Scotland who won a contest. Famously, Rowling handwrote seven Beedle the Bard copies. One copy was auctioned off for charity and fetched a staggering GBP 1.95 million; the other six copies went to people who supported her writing the Harry Potter series.
One of them was Barry Cunningham, publisher at Bloomsbury who signed up the story about a young wizard boy with glasses. The rest is, and made, history. Rowling (2008)'The Tales of Beedle the Bard', UK signed first edition 1/1" is in sale since Friday, October 19, 2018. This item is in the category "Books, Comics & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectable".The seller is "firstandfine" and is located in Birmingham. This item can be shipped to all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, United States, Canada, Mexico. Rowling