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Dursley (In Retrospect)

Alan Sutton

Dursley (In Retrospect)

by Alan Sutton

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Published by Tempus Publishing, Limited .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Local history,
  • History: World,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • Gloucestershire,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • Photoessays & Documentaries,
  • GREAT BRITAIN_HISTORY_PICTORIAL WORKS,
  • History / Great Britain,
  • Travel / Europe / Great Britain

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7981995M
    ISBN 100752416723
    ISBN 109780752416724

    In Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, Harry, an orphan, lives with the Dursleys, his horrible aunt and uncle, and their abominable son, Dudley. One day just before his eleventh birthday, an owl tries to deliver a mysterious letter—the first of a sequence of events that end in Harry meeting a giant man named Hagrid. Hagrid explains Harry's history to him: When he was a baby, the . "Harry and Dudley would still see each other enough to be on Christmas-card terms, but they would visit more out of a sense of duty and sit in silence so that their children could see their cousins." - Open Book Tour, Morning Appearance, NYC, Octo Hence, at least Dudley Dursley is alive. I assume that other Dursleys have also survived.

    Read this book and over 1 million others with a Kindle Unlimited membership. Read this title for free and explore over 1 million titles, thousands of audiobooks, and current magazines with Kindle Unlimited. available on iOS, Android, Mac & PC. Free day shipping within the U.S. when you order $ of eligible items sold or fulfilled by /5(K). LitCharts assigns a color and icon to each theme in Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, which you can use to track the themes throughout the work. Mr. and Mrs. Dursley live “perfectly normal” lives. Vernon Dursley is a large, “beefy” man who works at a drilling firm. Petunia Dursley is thin and blonde and tall. Mrs. Dursley has a.

    Reading Harry Potter Chapters STUDY. Flashcards. Learn. Write. Spell. Test. PLAY. Match. Gravity. Created by. lwsmall. Terms in this set (60) Chapter 1. Harry Potter. What did the reader learn about Mr. and Mrs. Dursley in the book's first paragraph. Mr. and Mrs. Dursley are perfectly normal and proud. What did Mr. Dursley do for a living. Harry's Muggle uncle, Mr. Dursley, is described right out of the gate as "a big, beefy man with hardly any neck, although he did have a very large mustache" (). He and his wife Petunia obsess over their only child, Dudley, and think "there [is] no finer boy anywhere" ().


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He was obese and insolent as a result of his parents spoiling him throughout his childhood, although he became muscular in his teens. He and his gang often tormented Harry, taking after the example set by his parents, as well as other weaker and Born: c.

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The Dursleys. The Dursley family are Harry Potter's last living relatives. To ensure Harry's safety, Albus Dumbledore placed him in the Dursleys' care when he was a baby.

The Dursleys live at Number 4, Privet Drive, Little Whinging in Surrey, England. They are all Muggles, and despise all things related to magic – and anything out of the ordinary in general – and the Wizarding World.

Dursley is a market town and civil parish in southern Gloucestershire, England, situated almost equidistantly between the cities of Bristol and is under the northeast flank of Stinchcombe Hill, and about 3 3 ⁄ 4 miles ( km) southeast of the River town is adjacent to Cam which, though a village, is a slightly larger community in its own y: England.

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone CHAPTER ONE THE BOY WHO LIVED Mr. and Mrs. Dursley, of number four, Privet Drive, were proud to say that they were perfectly normal, thank you very much. They were the last people you'd expect to be involved in anything strange or mysterious, because they just didn't hold with such Size: 1MB.

Dursley was a settlement in Domesday Book, in the hundred of Berkeley and the county of Gloucestershire. It had a recorded population of households inputting it in the largest 40% of settlements recorded in Domesday (NB: households is an estimate, since multiple places are mentioned in the same entry).

Dear Dursley family, These are seven books concerning your "unwanted family member" that I've had sent you to read. By the time you've finished reading this note, time will freeze.

When you have finished the books, time will resume to its normal state. By the way, you might as well tell Marge the truth about Harry and his parents.

Dursley Quotes. One of the best book quotes from Mr. Dursley #1 “Mr. and Mrs. Dursley of number four, Privet Drive, were proud to say that they were perfectly normal, thank you very much.” author.

Rowling. book. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone. character. Although just about anything and everything about Dumbledore and his visit could elicit a response of "preposterous" from Vernon Dursley. -BB.

Dumbledore puts an emphasis on manners and uses them to irritate people who are hostile to him. This is in the third chapter in the book. Petunia Dursley (b. Petunia Evans) was the Muggle aunt of Harry Potter and the guardian of Harry when he was growing up. Petunia was the wife of Vernon, the mother of Dudley Dursley and the elder sister of the late Lily Potter.

Petunia was the elder daughter of Mr and Mrs Evans. She had a younger sister named Lily who was born in January They were raised in Blood status: Muggle. Dudley Dursley ( ) was the Muggle cousin of Harry Potter and the only child of Vernon and Petunia was also the nephew of Lily Potter and Marge Dursley.

Dudley was well-known for being a bully when he was younger, especially towards Harry but he was very cherished and loved by Vernon and status: Muggle. Old Dursley (Gloucestershire) has 5, members.

A page to share memories, stories and photos of 'old' Dursley. A Muggle family with which Harry Potter lives after being orphaned in Mrs.

Dursley is Harry’s maternal aunt. The family consists of Vernon Dursley, his wife Petunia, their son Dudley, and Vernon’s sister, Marge. Follow/Fav The Dursleys Read: The Sorcerer's Stone (Book 1) By: Rainstar During 4th year, the Dursleys' normal world is shattered when seven books about Harry Potter showed up in a package.

How will the Dursleys react to Harry's adventures in the magical world. This is a rewritten story of the original. The Dursley family is a Muggle family, and the only known living close relatives of Harry Potter. Petunia Dursley (née Evans) was the older sister of Harry's mother, Lily Potter (née Evans), but took the surname Dursley when she married Vernon Dursley.

They had a son named Dudley. Harry Potter's aunt and uncle met at work. Petunia Evans, forever embittered by the fact that Nationality: British. Harry’s aunt and uncle met at work. Petunia Evans, forever embittered by the fact that her parents seemed to value her witch sister more than they valued her, left Cokeworth forever to pursue a typing course in London.

This led to an office job, where she met the extremely unmagical, opinionated and materialistic Vernon Dursley. Large and neckless, this junior executive.

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Include crossovers.Rereading the series for the first time in a few years and I had imagined of the dursleys were to read the books. They have no idea what Harry goes through every year. I know the dursleys hate anything magic but it would be fascinating to see and hear their reactions to .An Archive of Our Own, a project of the Organization for Transformative Works.