Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Ithaca, NY, United States
DoneSat, May 3, 2008 3:00 PM GMT
Books & Ephemera - Signed Harry Potter, etc.
This auction will include a broad range of books and ephemera items from area estates and consignments. The books range from special, limited editions to large groups of excellent dealer and reading stock. Highlights of this auction include special copies of Harry Potter books, signed by J. K. Rowling and accompanied by the original provenance letter from the publisher. The books were part of a contest conducted by the Canadian publishing house, Raincoast Books, who were the publishers of the Canadian editions of the Harry Potter series, and all are author-signed. Also featured will be a number of 1800's wall maps and atlases. Most of the maps are of New York State counties including Westchester and Dutchess, along with some that are railroad-related. Featured categories include vintage and antique children's books; United States history; biographies; world history; theology; author-signed books; and other antique books and ephemera.