Most Wanted Rare Books

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In 1975, James Dowling, now a Rolex historian who authored a book about the brand. Forty years later, the Rolex Daytona is one of the most-wanted models on the planet. What happened? Watches like.

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Sep 22, 2017. The book, the first in the seven-part series of Harry Potter books, It was sold in Dallas, Texas, by rare book specialists Heritage Auctions.

Once again the "King of American Coins" takes one of the top 10 spots on the list of The World’s Rarest and Most Valuable Coins. This coin was auctioned as part of the D. Brent Pogue coin collection auction jointly by Stack’s Bowers Galleries and Sotheby’s over the span of two and a half years. This specimen has a small D punched in a cloud on the reverse of the coin indicating that it’s promenades belonged to.

Rare children's books: Did you know that some of your favourite books can sell for thousands of pounds? See if you have any of these lying around the house!

Nov 27, 2013. The world's most valuable book sold Tuesday for $14.16 million at Sotheby's in New York, according to the auction house.

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In 1975, James Dowling, now a Rolex historian who authored a book about the brand. Forty years later, the Rolex Daytona is one of the most-wanted models on the planet. What happened? Watches like.

List of most expensive books and manuscripts. The earliest sale on the list is of the Gospels of Henry the Lion, in 1983. Most of the books were originally published between 1600 and 1850. The most common book on the list is John J. Audubon’s The Birds of America. The Bay Psalm Book, which was auctioned in 2013, is the most expensive book sold from the present century.

This is also the category for truly rare cookbooks, and for those historic cookbooks with fairly limited first editions that are very difficult to find. Vintage Cookbook’s antiquarian and antique cookbooks and cook books, from out-of-print, used reading copies to rare first edition/first printing antique cookbooks.

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Jul 29, 2015. Listed below are the most sought-after Berenstain Bear books wanted by collectors. Do you have one of the rare books or items listed below?

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Aug 26, 2011  · Bookfinder searches 150 million books for sale from dozens of used booksellers, including EBay, Alibris and AbeBooks (which now owns Bookfinder). Madonna’s "Sex" perennially tops the list. Stephen King has two books in the top 10: "Rage" (as Richard Bachman) and 1989’s "My Pretty Pony."

It’s what wins Pulitzer Prizes and Academy Awards, raises eyebrows and wine glasses at book clubs. The candidate wanted.

Jun 8, 2017. Nobody wanted John Grisham's first novel — but now it's buried treasure. If a living thriller writer whose books circulate in the rare-book world.

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Nov 15, 2017  · Diane Hunter was one of the early 1950’s most popular pinup models, having been featured in several calendars and finally the November 1954 issue of Playboy. While all of the 1954 editions of the magazine are valuable today, November is one of those elusive months and can be found on auction sites for over $300.

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Modern First Editions and Rare Books Wanted. TS Eliot – Most first editions, please enquire. Ursula Le Guin – Hardbacks pre-1980, UK or US Virginia Woolf – Any first editions Pre-1960 preferably in Jackets. Vladimir Nabokov – Any UK first editions considered VS Naipaul – First.

Where Is The Folger Shakespeare Library May 30, 2019. The Folger Shakespeare Library is embarking on renovations to make the institution more accessible and amenitized for the public. Dec 23, 2003. The Paperback of the Romeo and Juliet (Folger Shakespeare Library Series) by William Shakespeare at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on. The old reading room of the Folger Shakespeare Library,

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“Eve’s Hollywood” was published in 1974, and several other books followed. But in 1997, Babitz retreated from public life.

List of most valuable records. It was auctioned for 36,000FR (approx. $14,000 at the time, or about $33,563 in 2016) in Paris in 1983. David Bowie – ‘Hunky-Dorey’ (sic) acetate reached nearly £20,000 in 2016, but failed to meet the reserve ( Record Collector 454).

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More Rare Books in German. If you enjoy collecting rare books in German, you may also adore collecting other rare books found in rare book stores or on the Internet. For example, you there are rare books by J.R.R. Tolkien, French Literature or antique religious books. Perhaps you love to read classic books.

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“Eve’s Hollywood” was published in 1974, and several other books followed. But in 1997, Babitz retreated from public life.

printings of Pocket Books in 1939 are very collectible (the runs were small, and only released in New York City), and this one is exceedingly valuable today. (The picture shown on this page is a fifth printing, but the first printing is identical.) However some authors are valuable in general. A discussion of the most valuable.

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Little Black Sambo, a popular yet controversial title, is another rare book highly sought after by collectors: recently, a copy was available from VeraBook for $270. Books by Famous Authors and Illustrators

The most valuable books are those closest to their original condition. If you can find a rare book in mint condition, crisp, unopened or uncut, those books tend to be a lot more valuable than those in poor condition, such as books that have broken spines or have writing on the pages. One of the main exceptions to this rule is if the book was.

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Most countries seem not to have tackled a national special collections census at all. First published by the Rare Books Group of the Library Association in 1985, The web overseers in one major library wanted to repurpose the website to.

Probably most of my examples — to the extent that I illustrate my theses with. Even at the dramatic wholesale to retail differential in the rare book trade — often a. the power of computers to match databases of books wanted with databases of.

Once again the "King of American Coins" takes one of the top 10 spots on the list of The World’s Rarest and Most Valuable Coins. This coin was auctioned as part of the D. Brent Pogue coin collection auction jointly by Stack’s Bowers Galleries and Sotheby’s over the span of two and a half years. This specimen has a small D punched in a cloud on the reverse of the coin indicating that it’s promenades belonged to.

Roald Dahl | 1964. Only 10,000 copies of Roald Dahl’s most popular book were initially printed in 1964 and they sold out in four weeks. The most valuable copies are September 1964 first editions, published by Knopf and signed by Dahl. In 2015, one such copy sold for 17,330 pounds.

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