The book was inscribed to a person who worked at the Edinburgh literature festival where Rowling gave an appearance in the late 1990s. This is the book which the started the global Harry Potter phenomenon.A book that will always hold its value especially considering that Rowling does not sign any Harry Potter books anymore bar for charity. Please check out my other collectible books on offer; thank you! The item "JK Rowling,'Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone' SIGNED UK first edition" is in sale since Sunday, February 12, 2017. 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, to all countries in continental Asia, to United States, to Canada, to Australia, to New Zealand, to Mexico.