First edition Harry Potter found in a 'moment of magic' in an Oxfam shop is tipped to sell for £3k.

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A rare first edition Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone that was found in a 'moment of magic' at an Oxfam shop has sold for £4,000.<br />
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The well-read copy was donated in a bag full of books to the shop in Harrogate, North Yorks.<br />
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When manager James Smith started sorting through them he quickly realised the first edition copy was inside.<br />
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He noticed the different quote on the black band at the bottom of the front cover.<br />
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Most copies of the book declare it as 'Triple Smarties Gold Award Winner' but the first edition paperback contained a short review from author Wendy Cooling instead.