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World's Most Expensive Book Sells for Ten Million Dollars

submitted on December 8, 2010 by pablos17 in "Member's Lounge"

LONDON – It's quite a nest egg. John James Audubon's "Birds of America," a rare blend of art, natural history and craftsmanship, fetched more than $10 million at auction on Tuesday, making it the world's most expensive published book.


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    vectra5
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    Posted by vectra5 on December 8, 2010
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    $10 mln for a book?? wooow!
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    Posted by CouponNut on December 8, 2010
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    I'd love to have a copy of this book! Big Grin
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    Posted by losingstreak on December 9, 2010
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    I would love to have the money the private person had to phone in the bid. Books are awesome. I considered $200 a lot for a book, but that has been put into its place.

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