Another rare first-edition copy of “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone” is being auctioned off in England now! Find out how you could make it yours.
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UPDATED: Going, Going, but Not Quite Gone: First Edition of “Philosopher’s Stone” Is Expected to Sell for Tens of Thousands
For how much will it go? We don’t know! Come back in March to find out.
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The University of British Columbia’s library in Vancouver has purchased a rare first edition of “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone”! Learn more about it here!
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