He was a potter by trade, and had a national reputation as a dancer.
Khizr became a potter and Isaak a trader.
His not wholly satisfactory explanation was mathematically examined in 1835 by Richard Potter (Camb.
It had long been customary in Japan to send students to China for the purpose of studying philosophy and religion, and she now (1223) sent a potter, Kato Shirozaemon, who, on his return, opened a kiln at Seto in the province of Owari, and began to produce little jars for preserving tea and cups for drinking it.
It was undertaken in defence of Dr Christopher Potter, provost of Queen's College in Oxford, who had for some time been carrying on a controversy with a Jesuit known as Edward Knott, but whose real name was Matthias Wilson.
It is equally possible that the potter who inscribed the words upon it was not a native of Rome.
C. Potter, became his assistant.
In the upper rooms is placed a large collection of Milanese and central Italian ceramics, stuffs, furniture, bronzes, ivories, enamels, glass and historical relics; together with a picture gallery containing works by Vincenzo Foppa, Gianpietrino, Boltraffio, Crivelli, Pordenone, Morone, Cariani, Correggio, Antonello da Messina, Tiepolo, Guardi, Potter, Van Dyck and Ribeira.
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The new ware was greatly appreciated, and Wedgwood was appointed potter to the queen and afterwards to the king.
(Oxford, 1869) is little more than a reprint of the text of Bishop Potter, 1715.
JOHN POTTER (c. 1674-1747), archbishop of Canterbury, was the son of a linen-draper at Wakefield, Yorkshire, and was born about 1674.
Bentley died in 1780 and Wedgwood remained sole owner of the Etruria works until 1790, when he took some of his sons and a nephew, named Byerley, into partner - ship. He died on the 3rd of January 1795, rich in honours and in friends, for besides being a great potter he was a man of high moral worth, and was associated with many noted men of his time, amongst whom should be mentioned Sir Joseph Banks, Joseph Priestley and Erasmus Darwin.
He married in 1892 Miss Beatrice Potter, herself a writer on economics and sociology, the author of The Co-operative Movement in Great Britain (1891)(1891) and a contributor to Charles Booth's Life and Labour of the People (1891-1903).
Another expedition of Abyssinians, under Dejaj Tasamma and accompanied by three Europeans - Faivre (French), Potter (Swiss) and Artomonov (Russian) - started early in 1898, and reached the Nile at the Sobat mouth in June, a few days only before Major Marchand and his gallant companions arrived on the scene.
It will always remain to Wedgwood's credit that he was the most successful and original potter the world has ever seen - the only one, through all the centuries, of whom it can be truthfully said that the whole subsequent course of pottery manufacture has been influenced by his skill.
He was a Republican member of the National House of Representatives from 1877 until 1899; was a member of the Potter Committee to investigate the disputed presidential election of 1876, and conducted the examination of Samuel J.
C. Potter, The East To-day and To-morrow (ibid.
After the suspension of Henry Ustick Onderdonk (1789-1858) from the bishopric of Pennsylvania Potter was chosen to succeed him, and was consecrated on the 23rd of September 1845.
In his twenty-fourth year (1831) he married Miss Mary Story Potter, one of his "early loves."
The weaver, the fuller, the armourer, the potter, the shoemaker were told exactly how to do their own work.
Farther in the woods than any of these, where the road approaches nearest to the pond, Wyman the potter squatted, and furnished his townsmen with earthenware, and left descendants to succeed him.
And his flesh was dried upon his bones, like a potter's sherd.
Millions of children across the globe are enjoying the magical adventures of Harry Potter.
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The first book, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone was published in June 1997 to almost instant success.
Chamber of Secrets can be seen as the first of Rowling's attempts to create a consistent, coherent mythos for Harry Potter.
Hedwig, the owl belonging to Harry Potter in the books, is a snowy owl.
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Magic and fairy stories Rowling, J.K. Harry Potter and the half-blood prince.
This is an authentic recreation of Hermione's Time Turner as seen in the movie Harry Potter and the prisoner of Azkaban.
And adults who read Harry Potter books betray the fact that they are emotionally retarded.
sixth in the series documenting the exciting adventures of Harry Potter.
Is the astrological symbolism in J K Rowling's Harry Potter books, conscious, unconscious or random?
Take Harry Potter, for instance -- I'm quite a fan of those films; I find them strangely uplifting.
walk-on part in the new Harry Potter movie.
Meanwhile, graffiti yobs have trashed the Hogwarts Express steam train used in the Harry Potter films.
His first known occupation was that of a glass-painter; in 1522 he painted windows for the church at Enkhuizen, North Holland (the birthplace of Paul Potter).
The potter's clay of Ischia served for the potteries of Cumae and Puteoli in ancient times, and was indeed in considerable demand until the catastrophe at Casamicciola in 1883.
The chief mineral product is the asphalt of the mines of Seyssel on the eastern frontier, besides which potter's clay, building stone, hydraulic lime and cement are produced in the department.
Thereafter, by exact observation of stratification, eight more periods have been distinguished by the explorer of Cnossus, each marked by some important development in the universal and necessary products of the potter's art, the least destructible and therefore most generally used archaeological criterion.
Other minerals found here are graphite, alum, potter's clay and roofing-slate, and, besides, famous silvermines were worked at Iglau during the middle ages.
140, p. 403, Potter's edition).
above sea-level, in a wheat-growing region, in which bituminous coal, limestone, and brick and potter's clay abound.
The company possesses running powers over the lines of various other companies: thus its trains run as far north as Potter's Bar on the Great Northern line, while it serves Richmond on the west and Poplar on the east.
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There are also salt-works, and some deposits of potter's clay.
Its other mineral resources include graphite, copper, zinc, lead, salt, alum, potter's clay, marble and good mill and building stones.
The potter's wheel did not exist in the western world, but it was almost invented.
Brick, potter's and tile clays are obtained most largely along the west border of the Coastal Plain, and fire-clay from the coal region of West Maryland; in 1907 the value of clay products was $1,886,362.
r sqq., and of the potter's vessel of xix.
Antimony, quicksilver, stone, marble, slate and potter's clay are also worked, and there are brine springs in the Hellweg and mineral springs at Lippspringe, Oynhausen, &c.
Under his own name Watson.published several volumes of sermons, among them being The Upper Room (1895); The Mind of the Master (1896) and The Potter's Wheel (1897).
174); Robin Hood and the Potter and Robyn and Gandelyn are certainly not later than the 15th century.
Potter had replied in 1633 to Knott's Charity Mistaken (1630), and Knott retaliated with Mercy and Truth.
The famous china manufactory of Nymphenburg, founded in 1754 at Neudeck by a potter named Niedermeyer, was shortly afterwards removed hither and, after being long under royal patronage, is now a private undertaking.
Lord Courtney, who in 1883 married Miss Catherine Potter (an elder sister of Mrs Sidney Webb), was a prominent supporter of the women's movement.
inheritance; to break the pride of sinners and all their strength as potter's vessels with a rod of iron (Ps.
Massillon is built among hills in a part of the state noted for its large production of coal and wheat and abounding in white sandstone, iron ore and potter's clay.
Potter's clay is also found.
Sind is the only province of India where the potter's craft is pursued with any regard to artistic considerations; and there the industry is said to have been introduced by the Mahommedans.
He was the author of the appendices on botany (in part) and ornithology in Potter's History and Antiquities of Charnwood Forest (1842); Mr Macaulay's Character of the Clergy.
8, where Judas is said to have cast down the money in the Temple, and the priests who had paid it to have recovered the pieces, with which they bought " the potter's field, to bury strangers in."
Fireclay is largely raised from coal-mines, while, among special clays, there is a considerable production of china and potter's clays in Cornwall, Devonshire and Dorsetshire.
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Had the Australians or New Zealanders, for instance, ever possessed the potter's art, they could hardly have forgotten it.
The whole legend of this stone, which is full of miraculous incidents, seems to have arisen from a misconception, the Maqam Ibrahim in the Koran meaning the sanctuary itself; but the stone, which is a block about 3 spans in height and 2 in breadth, and in shape "like a potter's furnace" (Ibn Jubair), is certainly very ancient.
Among other mythic Egyptian figures we have Ra, who once destroyed men in his wrath with circumstances suggestive of the Deluge; Khnum, a demiurge, is.represented at Philae as making man out of clay on a potter's wheel.
Anthracite and a coarse potter's clay are found near the town.
He makes vague allusions to Harry Potter being his son.
The dialog, which Potter wrote, is in a rhyme which is an iambic pentameter, apart from a few direct declarations with eight syllables.
The mortal remains of the Venerable Mary Potter were re-buried in the north ambulatory of the Cathedral in 1997.
biography born in 1947 in Japan, Makoto Hatori apprenticed to master potter Ken Fujiwara in 1969.
castellated tower was once the summer home of Beatrix Potter.
guest consignor was S & GA Potter of the Westside Herd.
At Eden Magistrates ' Court Potter admitted obstructing a constable by fitting a jamming device to his car which prevented police recording his speed.
contrived wicked plots to gain the pieces of silver of the potter's field.
A wayside cross is located at the junction of Potter Lane.
William Potter: The first issue has got a Spectrum Shooter - which is a foam dart gun - which is surprisingly good actually!
Amatt must have got the information from a potter who had made delftware.
delftware potter in Bristol at this time?
Potter notes that all English diphthongs are falling - that is the first element is stressed more than the second.
Potter and Injun Joe were carrying a handbarrow with a rope and a couple of shovels on it.
But the studios got jittery, as is their way, and Potter died in 1994.
The city potter probably worked in a communal workshop in a derelict warehouse, with electric kilns, making fewer one-off pieces.
lantern slide showing an Egyptian Potter selling his ware on the banks of the Nile.
located at the junction of Potter Lane.
Consequently, Potter's multiculturalist diagnosis - apparently mutual respect will solve our crisis - carries little cinematic weight.
All the dialog, which Potter wrote, is in rhyming iambic pentameter, apart from a few direct declarations with eight syllables.
Potter is a good guy, but he's not perfect, nor does he try to embody perfections of any kind.
He returned for a second solo show in 1998, after working with translucent porcelain in the studio of Oxford potter Margaret O'Rorke.
Years ago I remember on holiday taking my three year old son to watch a potter throwing pots.
Ware can be produced from liquid clay in plaster molds, this process does not require a skilled potter.
An experienced potter will guide children through all the processes.
His father, Clement Wedgwood, was the grandson of Josiah Wedgwood, the famous potter from Staffordshire.
potter wasp above.
A modern studio potter produces a vertical handle by rolling out a coil of clay.
Was Niglett working as a master potter at Temple Backs, or another pottery, or did he have some sort of independent business?
potter's wheel goes out of use locally.
potter's clay will not rise to the ranks of those whom the gods begat in beds of purple.
potter around with that in the script too much.
This is a parasitic wasp and it parasitises the potter wasp above.
Potter's Poultry rears pullets for free range egg production across the country, supplying around a million birds a year.
rod of iron, thou shalt dash them in pieces like a potter's vessel.
Part of the answer is that Potter's stories are rooted in a highly romanticized view of nature.
shearling bred by Mark Potter from Matterdale.
smell the wonderful aromas of Potter Bailey.
studio potter and a visit based around this craft was organized.
Gas kilns can be a little temperamental even in the hands of the most experienced potter!
translucent porcelain in the studio of Oxford potter Margaret O'Rorke.
Clinton Downes from the Guernsey Fishermen's Trading Company told me that another crab potter caught 4 triggerfish earlier in the week.
wayside cross is located at the junction of Potter Lane.
It was made on a potter's wheel, not a mold.
See also De Potter, Vie de Scipion de' Ricci (3 vols., Brussels, 1825), based on a MS. life and a MS. account of the synod placed on the Index in 1823.
In collaboration with Edward C. Potter he modelled the "Washington," presented to France by the Daughters of the American Revolution; the "General Grant" in Fairmount Park, Philadelphia, and the "General Joseph Hooker" in Boston.
de Potter, Gent van den oudsten tijd tot heden (6 vols., Ghent, 1883-1891); Van Duyse, Gand monumental et pittoresque (Brussels, 1886); de Vlaminck, Les Origines de la vale de Gand (Brussels, 1891); Annales Gandenses, ed.
The scholar is apt to pity the smith, the potter, the carpenter and the farmer: with better reason he is apt to condemn the trader who becomes absorbed in greed of gain and so deserts the way of righteousness and fair dealing.
The three Kenzan, of whom the third died in 1820; Ebisei; the four DOhachi, of whom the fourth was still alive in 1909; the Kagiya family, manufacturers of the celebrated KinkOzan ware; Hozan, whose imitations of Delft faience and his pdte-sur-pd~e pieces with fern-scroll decoration remain incomparable; Taizan YOhei, whose ninth descendant of the same name now produces fine specimens of Awata ware for foreign markets; Tanzan YOshitaro and his son Rokuro, to whose credit stands a new departure in the form of faience having p.~te-sur-p&e decoration of lace patterns, diapers and archaic designs executed in low relief with admirable skill and minuteness; the two Bizan, renowned for their representations of richly apparelled figures as decorative motives; Rokubei, who studied painting under Maruyama Okyo and followed the naturalistic style of that great artist; Mokubei, the first really expert manufacturer of translucid porcelain in Kioto; Shuhei, Kintei, and above all, Zengoro HOzen, the celebrated potter of Eiraku waresthese names and many others give to KiOto ceramics an eminence as well as an individuality which few other wares of Japan can boast.
During a period of twenty-six years (from January 1882 to December 1908) the greatest extremes that were recorded in the state by the United States Weather Bureau were 113Ã‚° at El Paso in June 1883 and - 16Ã‚° at Amarillo, Potter county, in the Panhandle, in February 1899; within the same period the extremes at Galveston ranged only from 98Ã‚° to 8Ã‚°.
The chief industries of Homeric times are those of the carpenter (TEKro v),, the worker in leather (oKVTaroµos), the smith or worker in metal (XaXKeus) - whose implements are the hammer and pincers - and the potter (Kepa,ueis); also spinning and weaving, which were carried on by the women.
The animal vigour and carnal enjoyment of Rubens, the refined Italianizing beauty of Vandyck, the mystery of light and gloom on Rembrandt's panels, the love of nature in Ruysdael, Cuyp and Van Hooghe, with their luminously misty skies, silvery daylight and broad expanse of landscape, the interest in common life displayed by Ter Borch, Van Steen, Douw, Ostade and Teniers, the instinct for the beauty of animals in Potter, the vast sea spaces of Vanderveldt, the grasp on reality, the acute intuition into character in portraits, the scientific study of the world and man, the robust sympathy with natural appetites, which distinguish the whole art of the Low Countries, are a direct emanation from the Renaissance.
He had long ago bought a potter's wheel of him, and wished to know what had become of him.
I had read of the potter's clay and wheel in Scripture, but it had never occurred to me that the pots we use were not such as had come down unbroken from those days, or grown on trees like gourds somewhere, and I was pleased to hear that so fictile an art was ever practiced in my neighborhood.
And not only it, but the institutions upon it are plastic like clay in the hands of the potter.
This is an authentic recreation of Hermione 's Time Turner as seen in the movie Harry Potter and the prisoner of Azkaban.
The 1837 poll book describes him as a redware potter.
Thou shalt break them with a rod of iron, thou shalt dash them in pieces like a potter 's vessel.
Part of the answer is that Potter 's stories are rooted in a highly romanticized view of nature.
Dennis Potter wrote the screenplay for the movie too.
Broughton in Furness farmer pays £ 3,517 for a shearling bred by Mark Potter from Matterdale.
The sixth in the series documenting the exciting adventures of Harry Potter.
Bowen is a potter whose work is perhaps closest to the slipware tradition associated with English country pottery.
I can also still smell the wonderful aromas of Potter Bailey.
Peter is a studio potter and a visit based around this craft was organized.
Is the astrological symbolism in J K Rowling 's Harry Potter books, conscious, unconscious or random?
Gas kilns can be a little temperamental even in the hands of the most experienced potter !
Clinton Downes from the Guernsey Fishermen 's Trading Company told me that another crab potter caught 4 Triggerfish earlier in the week.
Books The Appeal of Harry Potter Why do the Harry Potter books have such universal appeal?
Take Harry Potter, for instance -- I 'm quite a fan of those films; I find them strangely uplifting.
Among the lots, film director David Yates will auction a walk-on part in the new Harry Potter movie.
It was made on a potter 's wheel, not a mold.
Pam invited her friends over on New Years Eve to celebrate with a Harry Potter movie marathon.
Beatrix Potter: The story of Peter Rabbit satisfies both girls and boys.
The soft browns and yellows typical of a Beatrix Potter theme work with either gender.
For a peaceful and innocent nursery theme, Beatrix Potter nursery items can transform a room into a haven for your baby and for you on some of those sleepless nights.
Beatrix Potter was a female book writer and illustrator in early 20th century England.
Having spent much of her youth with governesses and in nature, Potter's books featured animals as the main characters.
Making a Beatrix Potter themed nursery creates a haven much like the natural park areas that Beatrix Potter loved so much and made the effort to preserve for future generations.
Full of small, friendly animals, grass and flowers, a Beatrix Potter nursery is a kind of indoor garden.
Creating an entire nursery with Beatrix Potter motifs is not difficult to do.
You'll want to start with walls that feature a soft colors and a very light colored rug that will complement the pale blues, greens, yellows, and browns in the Beatrix Potter illustrations.
Try not to overdo it though; having Beatrix Potter on every surface may appeal to some parents, but for others, a few strategically chosen items on the right color backgrounds will have an even greater Beatrix Potter effect.
On the website Murals Your Way, you will find a few different Beatrix Potter murals, such as the beloved image of Peter Rabbit shown on the cover of most publications of the book.
This website also offers a large selection of woodland scenes, some featuring just trees and grass, but most with beloved characters from Beatrix Potter's books.
At the Beatrix Potter Shop (located in the UK but fulfilling Web orders online with reasonable international shipping costs), you can find adorable Beatrix Potter curtains.
Beatrix Potter nursery items in the form of crib bedding can easily be paired with solid colors (pale).
For example, start with pale blue or yellow sheets and a cream colored blanket, and simply add a Beatrix Potter throw pillow to make the bed fit into the theme.
Another easy way to make the crib into a Beatrix Potter bed is to keep all of the bedding in gentle colors and add Beatrix Potter decals to the baby bed itself.
Entire bedding sets in Beatrix Potter themes can be found on eBay and at the Potter shop in England, but again these can be quite pricey.
You can do a lot with stuffed animals and small figurines, not to mention things that your child can actually use, such as Beatrix Potter books, puzzles, and letter figurines to learn the alphabet.
Potter's beloved characters make a wonderful nursery theme suitable for both girls and boys, and Beatrix Potter nursery items create a timeless appeal that children and adults love.
Harry Potter book series: If you know one of the rare teens who hasn't already enjoyed the Harry Potter books, these are definitely must-reads.
Potter will be four months old on Tuesday, and from everything I have read on your site, I'm chalking him up to be a Bengal kitty.
I tell him "Okay, Potter I love you too" and set him on the floor, but he won't stop.
Harry Potter: Harry Potter has done more than any other fictional character to encourage children to read.
This excellent Web site features book summaries, trivia, games, desktop wallpaper, free screensavers, and plenty of other goodies for fans of the Harry Potter book series.
The majestic Victorian house was the creation of renowned architect, Edward Tuckerman Potter.
This pottery is formed without the use of a potter's wheel.
The potter builds a clay pot from the base up using coils of clay pinched together to form whatever style of pot, or in this case lamp base, that is going to be made.
Cartoon and Storybook characters: Maybe you want to introduce your little one to Peter Rabbit for the first time by using a Beatrix Potter theme for your scrapbook.
Joanne Rowling is credited with making children eager to read, thanks to the popularity of her Harry Potter series.
The producers loved her interpretation of Joey Potter, and a star was born.
In her role as Joey Potter, Holmes was at times a tough tomboy and at others a vulnerable child.
From Harry Potter, to a more grown-up role on stage, Daniel Radcliffe has proven that he's a talented actor whose star is on the rise.
Daniel Radcliffe auditioned several times for the role of Harry Potter, and won the part in August 2000.
The film Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone was an adaptation of the first book in J.K. Rowling's series about a young wizard.
Later that same year, the first Harry Potter film was released.
With the success of the first Harry Potter film and the popularity of the books, Daniel Radcliffe was guaranteed a prosperous future in the film sequels.
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix will be released July 13, 2007.
Radcliffe will also appear in the sixth and seventh installments of the film, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows.
Throughout the Harry Potter films, Daniel Radcliffe has grown and matured from a boy into a young man.
The role proved to be a huge departure from his boyish portrayal of Harry Potter, and he received favorable reviews for his performance.
Kenneth Branagh, who directed Radcliffe in a 2002 play, also appeared with him in Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets.
He's had somewhat of a charmed career thus far, with his first major acting role in the Harry Potter series of movies, and his most prominent role as the main character, Edward Cullen, in the Twilight Saga.
Pattinson has had roles in two of the biggest movie series of the decade: Harry Potter, and the Twilight Series.
Playing Cedric Diggory, Pattinson appeared in two of the Harry Potter movies, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, and Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix.
Robert Pattinson is a young actor, but his fame has been secured with roles in two of the most successful movie series' ever made: Harry Potter and Twilight.
Daniel Radcliffe, who plays Harry Potter on film, smokes up to a pack of cigarettes a day.
Daniel Radcliffe: The face that many people will always identify with Harry Potter, this young actor from the 8-film series based on the bestselling books has been able to turn his success as a boy wizard into a net worth of $60 million.
The well-known author sold more than 450 million copies of her Harry Potter series worldwide.
While this Scotsman's popularity soared when he was cast as the tenth Doctor in Doctor Who, Tennant first came to public attention for his turn as Barty Crouch Jr. in the film adaption of Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire.
The announcement of a new Harry Potter theme park from Universal has led to tremendous excitement in the wizarding and muggle communities alike as eager fans await the opportunity to experience a truly magical theme park getaway.
The Harry Potter series of books by J.K. Rowling is one of the most phenomenally successful children's book series of all time, having been translated into 65 languages and sold more than 325 million copies worldwide.
Children, teens, and adults alike enjoy the adventures of the boy wizard and his friends as they battle the dark forces of the magical world, and that broad appeal makes the Harry Potter franchise perfect for an interactive theme park.
The fantasy world of Harry Potter is perfect for a theme park, not only because it already has tremendous popular appeal, but also because of its very nature.
There are many unique aspects of the Harry Potter universe that can be recreated in a theme park setting, and guests are sure to enjoy the opportunity to live the fantasy they have read about in more than 3,000 pages.
The Wizarding World of Harry Potter will be an addition to the Islands of Adventure theme park, which has long been rumored to be smaller than it was initially planned.
With such an amazing design team focusing on the Harry Potter theme park from Universal, magic is sure to happen.
While there is little factual information available about the upcoming park, speculation is rampant among Harry Potter fans about what the park may offer.
Whatever the Harry Potter theme park from Universal may offer, Harry Potter fans can be assured that the magic will exist for years, bringing the wizarding world in contact with the muggle world for wild theme park adventures.
The Harry Potter theme park in Florida better known as The Wizarding World of Harry Potter is located at Universal Studios Islands of Adventure.
The highly anticipated theme park addition is an alluring draw to the millions of Harry Potter fans from around the world.
K. Rowling introduced the world to a young boy named Harry Potter.
Despite the controversy, fans enjoy the experience of the wild dragon ride reminiscent of Harry Potter’s conflicts with dragons in The Goblet of Fire.
Forbidden Journey -- This ride is a can't miss for every Harry Potter fan as visitors journey within the hallowed halls of Hogwarts.
The Frog Choir appeared in the feature film version of Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkhaban.
The Triwizard Spirit Rally has its roots in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire and parades the classes from Hogwarts, Durmstrang and Beauxbatons as they demonstrate their skills.
Food options include Harry Potter flavored treats and traditional English fair.
The Harry Potter Studio Tour at Leavesden Studios near London will join the Harry Potter theme park in Florida in 2012.
Warner Brothers purchased the studios that have played home to The Dark Knight, Inception, Sherlock Holmes and the Harry Potter films.
One of the newer games based on movies is Harry Potter: Years 1-4.
For specific types of Legos, you can purchase the Lego Creator versions of Harry Potter (the original and The Chamber of Secrets) and Knights Kingdom.
Some of the most popular games in the EA lineup in 2005 included The Sims, Harry Potter, Burnout, The Lord of the Ring, The Godfather and James Bond franchises.
Harry Potter: The boy magician is remarkably easy to make.
Surfing the Net with Kids: Six games are listed with this website, including Harry Potter Knight Bus Driving Game.
There are several Harry Potter cheats for Playstation.
There are different Harry Potter cheats for Playstation depending on the game you are playing.
Electronic Arts has produced seven total video games based around the Harry Potter series.
Not every Harry Potter game will have video game cheat codes, but the most popular of the Harry Potter series will.
There is a secret passage to the fourth floor of Hogwarts in Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone.
You can get unlimited health in Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets.
You can unlock the multiplayer dueling area in the Castle Gates level on Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince.
You can unlock twelve different trophies in Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix.
Harry Potter, the young wizard who is a household name both within his stories and without, has also become a video game star.
Harry Potter games haven't achieved the popularity of the books but are still charming additions to your collection, especially for hardcore fanatics of the little wizard!
There are five Harry Potter games as of November 2005.
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone Note: The U.S. version of the game is called the Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone.
Harry Potter: Quidditch World Cup was released in October 2003 for the PlayStation 2, GameCube, Xbox, Game Boy Advance and PC systems.
A November 8 release of Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire is scheduled for the PlayStation 2, Xbox, Nintendo GameCube, Nintendo DS, Game Boy Advance, and Windows PC.
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince and the yet to be released Book 7 are still to come in video game form.
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire is another action/adventure game to the magic filled wizardry school series.
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire is a single or multiplayer game.
The graphics in Harry Potter Goblet of Fire are decent.
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire continues the series of action/adventure games based on the series and the blockbuster movies.
Magic Academy: Fans of Harry Potter and other wizard-themed creations will absolutely love this game.
If you are a fan of the Harry Potter series, Magic Academy will seem familiar with the strikingly similar characters you encounter throughout the game.
If you are a fan of object finding games like Little Shop of Treasures or you are a fan of the Harry Potter series, download the demo and play Magic Academy before purchasing.
Harry Potter: Help Harry get ready for the school dance.
Hermione Dress Up: Makeover Hermione from Harry Potter.
There are many board game versions: from James Bond to Harry Potter to HBO versions of the game.
Obvious examples of surnames based on occupation include names like Baker, Barber, Carpenter, Carver, Painter, Potter, and Shoemaker.
Emma Watson of Harry Potter fame recently cut off her long locks and opted for a super short pixie.
Are you looking for a pattern for wizard's robes for that next Halloween celebration or Harry Potter theme party?
Some towels that people have been searching for that remain surprisingly unavailable include those featuring the characters from the Twilight and Harry Potter films.
It is hardly surprising that a range of web sites are devoted to hunting and posting pictures of Harry Potter star Emma Watson in a bikini.
So it is with Emma Watson, who fans have watched grow up playing the intelligent, tough, resourceful witch Hermione Granger in the immensely popular Harry Potter films.
Presumably, this design feature in some Quiksilver board shorts has nothing to do with the elf in the Harry Potter books, although it does have a magical quality.
Harry Potter has a Scene It and there is also Scene It Jr. for the young ones.
You can play specialized versions like James Bond, Disney, Harry Potter, and even HBO.
We've got a number of Scene It? editions that are great for kids including Disney, Disney Channel, Junior, Nick and Harry Potter.
A black cape can drape over the shoulders of a vampire, witch, or even Harry Potter.
There are so many fun nasty characters in the Harry Potter universe, how can you resist dressing up as one?
The lightning-scarred boy will be seen everywhere this October, but Harry Potter Halloween costumes are the perfect get-up for a group.
No worries, there is a great new book available called Charmed Knits, which is full of fantastic knitting ideas for Harry Potter fans, including patterns for all the house scarves.
There are also a number of patterns for children's costumes, ranging from historical choices to Christmas pageant outfits to the ever-popular Harry Potter.
More recently, the three stars of the Harry Potter books have become a popular costume for a group of three.
J.K. Rowling, author of the Harry Potter series, worked as an EFL teacher at a private school in Portugal while writing her first book.
Harry Potter isn't the only wizard on the block, there are many other books like Harry Potter for kids available at your local bookstore.
Harry Potter has all of these wild and magical adventures and even before he hits high school, has an archnemesis ("he who shall not be named") Lord Voldemort.
Books similar to Harry Potter, with the magical spells and evil witches and warlocks, are widely available for children of all ages and pretty easy to find.
The kids treasure hunt clues can follow a theme, such as quoting lines from Harry Potter books may lead party goers down a merry trail of magic and fantasy.
This quote from Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban might lead to a second clue taped to the back side of a table lamp.
This quote from Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire might lead to a third clue hidden beneath the bathroom sink.
Choose classic stories or purchase a favorite series, like Harry Potter and give the gift of reading!
For example, Wisconsin has a list of day camps, including specialty camps like the Potter's Shop.
The trilogy is the highest grossing trilogy of all time, having earned nearly $3 billion in box office receipts -- more than Harry Potter or Star Wars.
OK, so you're not going to watch the latest James Bond or Harry Potter adventure for free online, which is better for your enjoyment anyway, but what will you view?
When you see a movie in the theatre, like the new James Bond or Harry Potter, chances are you'll want to get it on DVD as quickly as possible to enjoy the special features.
Harry Potter, this spoof covers two media icons, Harry Potter and American Idol.
They're responsible for making Ralph Fiennes look like Voldemort in the Harry Potter films, they make gunshot wounds look authentic and they cause some serious explosions, too!
About half of these theaters are commercial theaters where you can find newly released movies like Harry Potter or Spider-Man and the other half are educational in nature.
Robert Pattinson was born May 23th, 1986 and is best known for the role of Cedric Diggory in the film Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire.
Nighy is set to play the part of Rufus Scrimgeor in the film Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, for which the first part is set for release in 2010 and the second part in 2011.
Since the Batman movies do not follow the same formula as Harry Potter films where the plot is known in advance, little can be known until a plot is sure to have been written.
If you're a fan of multiple movie films like Harry Potter, Twilight or even The Santa Clause, you are likely to find a movie sequel series that fits you well.
The last and final part of the Harry Potter series is set to take the final run in theaters.
Whether you are a Harry Potter fan or want a high-action film for the summer season, there is a great sequel coming up for you.
Examples of this are Where The Wild Things Are, Clifford's Really Big Movie, and the Harry Potter series.
The Harry Potter cards are guaranteed to be a hit with any young reader.
Potter Park Zoo has free admission November through February, except for the Wonderland of Lights.
A great example of this is the anticipation that precedes the release of a highly anticipated book, such as Harry Potter, or the great hubbub that surrounds the opening of a buzzed-about film, such as The Dark Knight.
Among them were Thelma Barlow as Mavis Wilton, Barbara Knox as Rita Littlewood and Helen Worth as Gail Potter.
Sherman-Palladino claimed to have written the final scene of the Gilmore Girls many years before, much as J.K. Rowling wrote the final chapter of the Harry Potter series long before arriving at the final book.
Emma seems like a real sweet girl with a fondness for Harry Potter, but surprises Blair with threats.
It's a great place to listen to the music of the dulcimer, the weaver's shuttle, the woodworker's plane, the jeweller's saw, and the potter's wheel while you enjoy shopping for your own unique gifts and treasures.
Kate Potter's Namaste Yoga, found on FitTV in the U.S., CityTV in Canada, Canadian Learning Television, and on DVD.
Potter's instruction is delicate, warm, and focused.
Piracy is rampant in China, with $5 Harry Potter DVDs hitting the streets before the movie was released.
I have one scarf (the Harry Potter scarf linked to earlier) that is more than 10 feet long, and another scarf that I barely three feet long.
Portions of the following counties are eligible, as designated by zip code: Bedford, Potter, Cumberland, Perry and Elk.
With Harry Potter in the limelight these past few years, the wonder of magic and sorcery has peaked new interest among little ones.
Magic Party or Harry Potter theme: Turn your invite into a magic wand.
For instance a Harry Potter themed party can then lead to its decorations, music and even the party games.
A game of hot and cold to find a sorcerers stone would be a fun Harry Potter game.
For example, to complete your Harry Potter theme you can make small wizards hats out of black construction paper and top each cupcake with a hat.
With the imminent release of the next Potter movie and book this is a good place to start.
A Harry Potter pajama party can be modified for boys or girls, or both if you wish.
Hand out party invitations shaped like an owl, specifying that guests should dress as their favorite Harry Potter character.
Once kids are winding down for the night, host a Harry Potter marathon by showing several of the movies until everyone is asleep.
Harry Potter and Twilight are just two influential movies that could make great sweet 16 party themes.
Although it is classified as a children's book, "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" will capture the imagination of any inner child.
J.K. Rowling has achieved a feat of strength in the creation of this novel because as much as she has given to the book, this story of Harry Potter is only the handle of a very intricately crafted wand.
Having been left in the care of his disapproving Aunt Petunia and Uncle Vernon when he was only an infant, Harry Potter has never been told the truth about his parents and his roots in the magical world.
As this is the first Harry Potter novel, it is essential that the essence of each player in the story make an impact on the reader and Rowling does not fail to deliver a full cast of irresistible characters.
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone is a triumph in the literary world with or without its best-seller credit and will surely be enjoyed by generations of children and adults alike.
Another best-seller from author J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets is an additional testament to the fact that some children's books will trigger the imaginations of adults as well.
As another year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft of Wizardry commences, Harry Potter is again put in the position to save the school and prove that he will be one of the most powerful wizards in the world.
Before the start of his second year at Hogwarts, Harry Potter is warned that a horrible plot has been planned against him.
In the second installment of the Harry Potter book series the author's style is as delightful and smart as the first novel.
More of a mystery than an adventure, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets has been skillfully written to be full of clues and provides the reader with a little misdirection.
All of your favorite Harry Potter friends and foes have returned in this second novel, save for the addition of a new Defense Against the Dark Arts teacher.
A clever mystery and a great adventure for the imagination, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets is an excellent addition to any reader's collection.
Unlike her previous novels about the legendary boy wizard, J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban is not so much an adventure or mystery as it is a story of discovery.
While adventure and mystery still abound within it's pages, Prisoner of Azkaban is a road sign on the journey to signify that everything you are expecting to see from Harry Potter is not too far ahead.
Written with fluid intelligence and grace, the third Harry Potter novel falls into place beautifully within the series.
Much more emotionally complex than the past novels, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban marks another tick in the time line that Rowling has so skillfully plotted.
Setting in motion the gears of her intent for Harry Potter, the author has strategically placed these new faces of influence to mark a twist.
Ascending up the ladder to add another floor to the complex tower of Harry Potter fiction is the story of the Goblet of Fire.
Standing as the keystone in the arch, from beginning to end this is the middle of Harry Potter's journey from being a childen hidden from magic to becoming a true hero in the wizarding world.
Shocked, though, is everyone when the enchanted object announces four names as champions instead of three, and the fourth is none other than fourteen year old Harry Potter.
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire holds a crackling feeling of anxious energy between it's covers.
Many new faces are introduced and slipped back into the world of Harry Potter in his fourth year novel, more than the first three combined.
Emotions are high, locking the reader into the symbolism they provide for the whole story of Harry Potter.
Returning the pages of Harry Potter, artist Mary GrandPré provides another kind of service to the game, announcing the plays of the chapters as they begin.
Screaming around the loop of the roller coaster that is J.K. Rowling's series, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix plunges into the dark tunnel that will lead the readers to the next incline.
Being held away from Lord Voldemort news during his summer holidays, fifteen year old Harry Potter finds himself, again, frustrated and stuck at the home of his aunt and uncle.
Though her story of Harry Potter is continuously rising in intensity, Rowling's style of telling her tales stays on the same, straight line.
A troop of new characters is deployed into the ranks of the Harry Potter world; members of the Order, new villains and even the Ministry of Magic pokes some wands into the action.
The pairing of Rowling with artist Mary GrandPré has provided the Harry Potter series with a collection of whimsical and unique artwork.
In the fifth novel of the Harry Potter series villains and problems are held far away from Harry's grasp, or the attempts are made, rather, by the Order of the Phoenix.
As another tick in the time line is added to the life of Harry Potter, J.K. Rowling begins the task of linking the elements of her previous novels to bring about the conclusion to her story.
As the story of Harry Potter falls into a more reflective state, though the corners are crawling with threats, the clouds have begun to collect over head and the tale of the Half-Blood Prince is only the calm before the storm.
Artist Mary GrandPré returns to the world of Harry Potter, invoking the imagination with her own sense of magic and mystery.
Without revealing any of the secrets contained between its covers, Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince provides the series with a major turn.
Despite the obvious twists, Half Blood Prince delivers a shocking blow to the fate of Harry Potter and Rowling's conclusion to his story in book seven will no doubt be a fierce battle between good and evil.
Theaters around the country were packed on the opening day of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone.
Year One at Hogwarts is a journey through which Harry Potter learns the truth of his magic-filled past and is introduced into the trials and tribulations that will be his future.
Everyone knows Harry Potter's name and everyone knows how he aquired the scar shaped like a lightning bolt on his forehead.
A child-hood enemy lurks around the corner, hungry for the power offered by the legendary "Sorcerer's Stone", and Harry Potter and his new friends are not about to let evil triumph over good.
What I will say of the adaptation from the page to the screen, (and what I will say of every Harry Potter movie currently available to the public), is that the key elements of the story are all present.
The visual aspect of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone is simply stunning.
A lot of the imagination of the book is lost in the translation to the screen and only the most forgiving of fans will love Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone in its theatrical form.
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One year after the release of the first Harry Potter film, the second, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets opened to tightly packed theaters all over world.
Ah, another year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry and another year full of peril for Harry Potter and his friends Ron and Hermione.
Keeping in mind that this is Hollywood Harry Potter there are scenes that seem to serve only one of two purposes -- pleasing the well read audience or establishing the importance of certain characters and events.
Sound and music are of the same great quality in Chamber of Secrets as they are in Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone.
Harry Potter casting agents seems to have a knack for finding the perfect actor.
As with the first movie, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets is a movie for the fans.
It is more likely that the franchise will continue to appeal a fan base that has so far been very loyal to Harry Potter at the box office.
The story of Harry Potter is an intricately woven tapestry, carefully planned and brilliantly executed on the pages of J.K. Rowling's novels.
For a non fan, this film should have a little more drawing power, perhaps because this is the first installment of a "darker" Harry Potter experience.
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban is truly a non fan's Harry Potter because its soul purpose isn't just the pleasing of fans, but is focused more on the telling a great story.
From the first scene to the last, this distinctly new vision of Harry Potter's world is the artistic triumph that non fans have been longing for in the films.
Special effects are as great as the were in the first two films and continue put the icing on the deliciously baked cake that is Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban.
The portrayals of Harry Potter's characters continue to be spot-on in Prisoner of Azkaban.
There is still definite growth here and one has to see that by the time these kids deliver their final scenes as their Harry Potter characters they will be giving the most emotionally powerful performances of their lives.
At this point I feel I must make it known to readers that the Harry Potter films always spark a very, very strong emotion in me because I am so in love with the novels and the story as a whole.
Having said all that, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban puts the previous films to shame with it's no-nonsense approach to the telling of the story.
If you only see one Harry Potter movie, make it this one and I promise you'll be more curious about the next.
The first thing an older fan of the Harry Potter films will notice in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire is just how grown up all of the kids have become.
As Harry Potter begins his fourth year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry the scent of danger is already in the air, but nothing can match the excitement of the Tri-Wizarding Tournament.
As these movies are made the line between literature and film becomes a very bold stroke and divides the story of Harry Potter into two very distinct tales.
I suspect that Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (now in pre-production and set to start filming in February of 2006) will not fail in delivering yet another great film adaptation of another great Harry Potter novel.
Still full of emotion and enchantment the signature notes of Harry Potter are uniquely strung together in a fresh new score.
True, technically, this is the Harry Potter villain's rebirth so to speak, but the effect is the same.
The Harry Potter series features several ghosts played mainly for comedic effect, including Nearly-Headless Nick.
If you're here looking for the first Harry Potter book, go here.
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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone was released in the UK and Europe as Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, J.K. Rowling's original title.
Want a wand that's better than Harry Potter's?
Eventually even Harry Potter will have to make his own wand.
Here is how to make your own Harry Potter wand.
To find a suitable piece of wood for your Harry Potter wand, you must first be warned - cutting a tree for wand-material is a last resort.
Some people want their Harry Potter wand to taper to a point, some don't - it's up to you.
Be as creative as you want to be on the final look and feel of your Harry Potter wand.
And there you have it, a wand as fine as anything Harry Potter could procure in Diagon Alley, and it's all yours.
Of course they must be related to Harry Potter in some way.
This tutorial walks you through making your own Harry Potter icons sized for Live Journal avatars.
Let's say for the sake of this demonstration, that you've always identified with Harry Potter's supersmart friend Hermione.
Here's Hermione, ready to be uploaded to your Live Journal User Pics and used for your Harry Potter posts.
Don't feel like everything in your Harry Potter icon has to be centered and full-face.
Of course you want Harry Potter wallpaper on your computer.
First, go read 'making your own Harry Potter Icon' to master some of the basics of image manipulation, then come back.
Okay. I'm using Adobe's PhotoDeluxe for this Harry Potter wallpaper demonstration, but any half-way decent image manipulation package will work.
It's that simple to make your own customized Harry Potter Wallpaper.
Trust me when I say that this is one of the greater books of the decade, which I would rate up there with Harry Potter and the Series of Unfortunate Events.
If you want to make your own Star Trek wallpaper, first review my tutorial on how to make Harry Potter Wallpaper.
It could even be argued that books such as J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter series are actually science fiction, because the rules of magic are scientifically taught and rigorously adhered to.
Harry Potter is a great example of how fan fiction can dominate the Internet.
A fantasy character creator can prove to be a great tool for someone wanting to create new characters for this fan fiction from Harry Potter and Star Wars to Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel.
Before you head out to the latest Harry Potter film, why not refamiliarize yourself with this epic series by taking a look at one or two complete Harry Potter plot summaries.
Harry Potter, a neglected boy living with his indifferent relatives after the death of his parents, discovers on his tenth birthday that he is a wizard, and a famous one at that.
The fourth installment of the Harry Potter series finds Harry excited about the upcoming triwizard tournament being held at Hogwarts.
Harry Potter and Hogwarts headmaster, Albus Dumbledore, must try to uncover Lord Voldemort's past.
In this, the sixth installment of the Harry Potter series, Dumbledore takes Harry on a number of journeys to prepare him for the coming confrontation.
If you want more details, the following list will give you some additional complete Harry Potter plot summaries and other resources to explore.
The cast list for Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince was solidified before filming started back in the fall of 2007.
Filming continued through the summer of 2008 and the long awaited release of this character driven film met with much anticipation by Harry Potter fans in mid July, 2009.
The cast portraying popular Hogwarts students in Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince presents Harry Potter and his friends as they mature into adolescence.
Daniel Radcliffe, who plays Harry Potter, turned 20 the same month Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince premiered.
Born September 22, 1987, Felton is also scheduled to appear in the next two Harry Potter films as the popular Draco Malfoy.
Bonnie Wright, who plays Harry Potter's love interest in Half Blood Prince has said that she didn't really enjoy her romantic scenes with Daniel Radcliffe (Potter).
At age 19, French born Emma Watson, who plays Hermione Granger, debuted in Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone.
With the release of each new book or film, the legendary story of the boy who lived spawns Harry Potter facts, rumors and misinformation.
Although the author of the Harry Potter books, J.
The Harry Potter film series is the most successful film franchise in history.
After the release of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, the final installment in the Harry Potter book series, J.
The following facts will help make your next Harry Potter fest more entertaining.
Trevor, Neville Longbottom's frog, isn't a frog in all Harry Potter incarnations.
When the role of Harry Potter was first cast, over 16,000 young boys tried out for the part.
There are dozens of excellent websites devoted to the magical world of Harry Potter.
In the 2005 silver screen version, noted thespian Alan Rickman (Professor Snape, Harry Potter) voiced the bored, depressed robot with a dry, desultory tone that conveyed his distinct unhappiness with the universe.
For nearly a decade, the question "who dies in the new Harry Potter book?" troubled fans of the boy wizard created by J.K. Rowling.
The series, which inducted a generation of children into reading, began with the prominent deaths of James and Lily Potter and focused on their son Harry.
The epic series completed with the seventh and final Harry Potter adventure Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows.
Throughout the series, Harry Potter faced many challenges and deaths, but it was not until Harry Potter and The Goblet of Fire that death would strike at the core of the series with the death of fellow Hogwarts student Cedric Diggory.
Among the dead were some of the most beloved and hated of the series, including Harry Potter himself.
Although he was later revived by his own magic, Harry Potter died to remove the last Horcrux of Voldemort imprinted on his soul, freeing the last anchor tying Voldemort to the mortal realm.
Peter Pettigrew - Pettigrew's death was a long time coming after the rat like man betrayed the Potter family and Harry time and again in his service to Voldemort.
The Deathly Hallows marked the end of Harry Potter's literary journey.
The novel sold more than 44 million copies worldwide and answered for the last time who dies in the new Harry Potter book?
The Harry Potter phenomenon started in 1997 in the United Kingdom with the release of J.K. Rowling's first book.
When you look at the publication dates of the Harry Potter books, it's clear to see that Harry and his friends at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft were first introduced to the people of the UK, before they made the trek overseas to the U.S. J.
K. Rowling's first book was released in June, 1997, in the UK, under the title Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone.
The same book was released the following year in the U.S. under the title Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone.
By the time the third Harry Potter book, Prisoner of Azkaban, hit bookstore shelves, the time difference between release dates in the UK and the U.S. diminished to only two months.
As book three climbed to the number one spot on the hardback bestseller charts, demand for the first two Harry Potter books jumped, and they landed amid titles listed at the top of the paperback bestseller list.
When Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire hit the market in 2000, it came out in the UK, Canada, Australia and U.S. at the same time, with a record first run of one million copies.
The charmed lives of Potter and his friends extended to the movies when Warner Brothers signed a deal.
The first Harry Potter movie came out between the release of Goblet of Fire and book five, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, in 2001.
If you know the order in which the Harry Potter books were released, then you'll know the list of Harry Potter movies in order.
They are one and the same, except that the movie industry split the story of the last book in to two and titled them Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, parts 1 and 2.
Here's the order and the year in which the Harry Potter movies were released.
Today the Harry Potter book series is available in 69 languages and distributed around the world.
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 brought in $125 million on its opening weekend.
On a larger scale, the Harry Potter franchise surpassed the success of Star Wars prior to the release of the franchise's final film.
While different versions vary on Merlin's age, he is nearly always depicted as a sage and modern wizards in pop culture such as Albus Dumbledore (Harry Potter) and Gandalf the Grey (Lord of the Rings) were based on this ideal.
Harry Potter by J.K. Rowling - Characters refer to "Merlin's Beard" as their exclamation.
"What kind of Harry Potter Fan are you?" could be a subject, for example.
The son of a potter who had removed to Syracuse, he learned his father's trade, but afterwards entered the army.
The later investigations of Richard Potter and especially of Sir George Biddell Airy have proved the correctness of Young's idea.
In January 1737, Potter was unexpectedly appointed to succeed Wake in the see of Canterbury.
In 1520 a potter named Gorodayu Goshonzui (known to posterity as Shonzui) made his way to Fuchow and thence to King-te-chen, where, after five years study, he acquired the art of manufacturing porcelain, as distinguished from pottery, together with the art of applying decoration in blue under the glaze.
About the time (1843) of the ao-Kutani revival, a potter called lida Hachiroemon introduced a style of decoration which subsequently came to be regarded as typical of all Kaga procelains.
During a period of twenty-six years (from January 1882 to December 1908) the greatest extremes that were recorded in the state by the United States Weather Bureau were 113° at El Paso in June 1883 and - 16° at Amarillo, Potter county, in the Panhandle, in February 1899; within the same period the extremes at Galveston ranged only from 98° to 8°.
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In Tioga and Potter counties on the north middle border, it rises2400-2500ft.
The Pocono plateau, nearly all of the central and south-east provinces and the north-east portion of the Alleghany plateau are drained by the Susquehanna and Delaware river-systems into the Chesapeake and Delaware Bays; the greater part of the Alleghany plateau is drained by the Allegheny and Monongahela rivers into the Ohio river; the extreme southern portion of the central province and the extreme western portion of the south-east province are drained by tributaries of the Potomac; the Erie plain is drained by short streams into Lake Erie; and a very small section of the Alleghany plateau, in the northern part of Potter county, is drained by the Genesee river into Lake Ontario.
The state has forest reserves (918,000 acres in 1910) in 26 counties, the largest areas being in Potter, Clinton, Center, Cameron, Lycoming, Huntingdon, Union and Mifflin counties; and there is an efficient department of forestry under a state commissioner of forestry.
WILLIAM COOKWORTHY (1705-1780), English potter, famous for his discovery of the existence of china-clay and chinastone in Cornwall, and as the first manufacturer of a porcelain similar in nature to the Chinese, from English materials, was born at Kingsbridge, Devon, of Quaker parents who were in humble circumstances.
In 1846 an act was passed designating slaves as apprentices bound to service until discharged by their owners, and providing that children of 1 The election to the U.S. Senate in 1865 of John Potter Stockton (1826-1900), a great-grandson of Richard Stockton, a signer of the Declaration of Independence, created hardly less excitement than the Broad Seal War.
ALONZO POTTER (1800-1865), American bishop of the Protestant Episcopal Church, was born at Beekman (now La Grange), Dutchess county, New York, on the 6th of July 1800.
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His brother, Horatio Potter (1802-1887), was born in Beekman, New York, on the 9th of February 1802.
Bishop Potter attended the Lambeth conferences of 1867 and 1868.
1839), first became known in artistic circles as a potter, the "De Morgan" tiles being remarkable for his rediscovery of the secret of some beautiful colours and glazes.
At the legislative session which followed, the Potter law, one of the first attempts to regulate railway rates, was passed.
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Opposition from a master potter of the district, who threatened to put the Conventicle Act in force, was overcome, but more serious difficulties were presented by the antagonism of the Wesleyan Methodist circuit authorities.
Having quarrelled with her husband, Robert Buchan, a potter of Greenock, she settled with her children in Glasgow, where she was deeply impressed by a sermon preached by Hugh White, minister of the Relief church at Irvine.
The whole world is formed out of one clay, but the Potter hath fashioned it in various forms."
Just at that time there flourished in the Western capital a potter of remarkable ability, called Nomura Seisuke.
His lacquer-ware is distinguished for a bold and at times almost eccentric impressionism, and his use of inlay is strongly characteristic. RitsuO (1663-1747), a pupil and contemporary of KOrin, and like him a potter and painter also, was another lacquerer of great skill.
His character as a man, preacher, divine, and as an important ruler in the university, will be found portrayed in the Epistle by John Potter, prefixed to the Commentary.
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