Harry Potter And The Translation Of The Bestseller

September 2004
Book Publishing Report;9/13/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 35, p5
Trade Publication
Reports that the Chinese translation of “Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix,” which was published by Chinese publisher People's Publishing House, has broken very impressive sales in China. Total sales and number of copies sold on the first day of publication in September 2003; Publication of a Japanese version of the book; Other versions of the book.


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