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Harry Potter : the creature vault : the creatures and plants of the Harry Potter films
New York : Harper Design, 2014.
Physical Description:
206 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm + 1 poster (31 x 46 cm)
General Note:
"An Insight Editions Book."
Forest dwellers -- Lake dwellers -- Sky dwellers -- Trespassers -- Shape-shifters -- The working world -- Dark forces -- Companions -- The greenhouse.
Provides background information on the design and development of the monsters, mythical animals, imaginary plants, and other fantasy beings featured in the Harry Potter films, including details on makeup, special effects, and animal performers.

"Dementors and House-elves, merpeople and Chinese Fireball Dragons, these are just a few of the magical creatures and frightening monsters populating J. K. Rowling's wizarding world. Harry Potter: The Creature Vault is a fascinating look at how this menagerie was brought to life for the blockbuster Harry Potter film series. Detailed profiles of each creature include rare concept illustrations, behind-the-scenes photography, and filmmaking secrets from the Warner Bros. archive. A removable poster picturing each of the creatures and an interactive Eeylops Owl Emporium catalog complete this must-have package." -- page 4 of cover.

The creatures and beasts that populate the Harry Potter films are funny, majestic, chilling, and loving. Discover how they were brought to life, using time-honored techniques and new practical and digital methods.
Harry Potter films -- Miscellanea.

Fantasy films.