Latest posts with tags "luxury book"

Dior Celebrates 70 Years With New Book Collection

Nov 17, 2016 / Fashion

French fashion house Dior is releasing a series of books that chart its progress over the last seven decades.

David Hockney Launches $2,200 Book

Oct 22, 2016 / Art Republik

British contemporary artist David Hockney a 2,000-euro art book titled “A Bigger Book” at the Frankfurt book fair.

America’s First Book Sells for Record $14 Million

Nov 28, 2013 / Auctions

A Book of Psalms from the 17th Century has become the world’s most expensive printed book after selling at auction for $14.2 million.

First printed book in America to be auctioned

Apr 16, 2013 / Auctions

A 17th century prayer hymnal, the first book ever printed in North America, is expected to fetch a record $30 million at auction in November.

World’s largest atlas on sale for $100,000

Apr 19, 2012 / Events

The world’s tallest Atlas, the 6 ft-tall Earth Platinum from Australian publisher Millennium House has gone on sale for a mere $100,000 per copy.

Bird book sets new world record at London auction

Dec 09, 2010 / Collectibles

A rare copy of John James Audubon’s ‘Birds of America’ set a new world record for a printed book at auction Tuesday, selling for 7.3 million pounds in London. The four-volume book was subject to competitive bidding on the phones and in Sotheby’s New Bond Street galleries, and sold for 7,321,250 pounds. Originally estimated to […]

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