London: Bloomsbury (2005), 2005. First edition. Hardcover. 8vo. . 8-607,  pp. Black cloth with gold lettering on the spine. Price of £16.99 on front flap of dust jacket. First printing of the first UK edition with the dust jacket art geared towards adult readers. A nice copy of the sixth book in Rowling's enduringly popular series. Very Good+ / Near Fine. Item #00009698
A Very Good+ book with a slight lean and a small separation between the backstrip and the textblock; jacket has a touch of edge wear.