'The Tales of Beedle The Bard’ by J.K.Rowling. Illustrated by Chris Riddell. Published by Bloomsbury. 2018 UK 1st edition thus. Laminated pictorial boards. No dust wrapper as issued. Signed by the author on the title page without dedication. The former childrens laureate adds his brilliant and vibrant imagination to produce a sumptuous version of this fabulous tale.