A rare fragment of Shakespeare’s “Henry IV Part One” from his first folio will go on auction later this week on October 29.
So how much did the first edition of “Frankenstein” sell for? Read and find out!
Do you remember the day that you brought home your first Harry Potter book? Do you remember going to the bookstore and picking up a copy of the story that stunned the world? I do. I remember my second-grade self holding my Dad’s hand as we strolled through the aisles of the bookstore to the “big girl section,” so I could pick out my first chapter book, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. I loved that book with all my heart, but I did not take good care of it. Of course, back then, I did not know preserving books …
Philipp Hainhofer’s seventeenth-century “friendship book” has just sold for a whopping $3.1 million. The “friendship book” was finally sold to the Herzog August Bibliothek.