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Spell and Potion Books (Pottermore)

SpBks: Spell and Potion Books (Pottermore)

“SpBks” refers to the text and descriptions of a number of spell and potion books which were part of the Pottermore website until the site changed format in September 2015. Links are included to images archived from the site and information found on the Pottermore Wiki.

The Standard Book of Spells, Grade 1

(image) (Pottermore Wiki)

Curses and Counter-Curses

(image)  (Pottermore Wiki)

The Dark Forces: A Guide to Self-Protection

(image)  (Pottermore Wiki)

Magical Drafts and Potions

(image) (Pottermore Wiki)

A Beginner’s Guide to Transfiguration

(screenshot) (Pottermore Wiki)

One Thousand Magical Herbs and Fungi

(screenshot) (Pottermore Wiki)

The following books were also found on Pottermore, but their canonicity is questionable since there is no direct evidence that Rowling created them:

The Standard Book of Spells, Grade 2

Book of Potions

Moste Potente Potions

Animal Ghosts of Britain

Jiggery Pokery and Hocus Pocus


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Abbreviation SpBks: Spell and Potion Books (Pottermore)


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