8vo. Jacket unclipped. Stated First Edition on copyright page. Black cloth boards with gold-stamped title along spine. Shelfwear to DJ: light scuffing along edges and covers, small tear at upper left corner of front cover near spine. Otherwise, Volume is in Very Good condition. The war against Voldemort is not going well; even the Muggles have been affected. Dumbledore is absent from Hogwarts for long stretches of time, and the Order of the Phoenix has already suffered losses. And yet As with all wars, life goes on.