A UK antiquarian bookstore has two extremely rare first-print copies of “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone” worth a combined £107,500.
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A retired civil servant was surprised to learn that his hardback copy of “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone” was one of the original 500 copies and that it is expected to sell at auction for a big sum.
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Jeremy Padawer spoke with MuggleNet about his purchase of the most expensive “Harry Potter” book to date, bought for $193,000! Learn more about this rare copy of “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone” and what Padawer has to say about following one’s passions.
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On March 30, Auctionata will be auctioning a rare first edition “Chamber of Secrets” and “Prisoner of Azkaban” novel. In anticipation of this event, we spoke with the Antiques & Collectibles specialist for this sale, Alli Arnold, and picked her brain on the world of auctioning and the significance of the two novels in question.
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With one copy of “Prisoner of Azkaban” recently having been sold for $6,749, it’s time to find out how much YOUR books are worth!