Posted on 11/13/2018 at 09:51 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A letter from Ernest Hemingway has just been sold at an auction for $28,000. It’s not just any letter from a famou...

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Posted on 11/05/2018 at 11:45 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Note: An alert reader pointed out that El Mundo cites the letter as being delivered by Charles Baudelaire's mistress...

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Posted on 09/30/2018 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Fifteen rare books owned by Robin Williams will go up for auction this week. Sotheby’s is handling the Octobe...

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Posted on 09/25/2018 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Another day, another letter from a famous writer to a loved one on sale. Well, to be accurate, it’s more like a st...

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Posted on 09/20/2018 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Jack Kerouac fans should perhaps say a silent thank-you to his mother. That is, assuming she heeded his plea for $25 to...

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Posted on 07/27/2018 at 11:30 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The original manuscript of The Autobiography of Malcolm X, along with other unpublished writing, was auctioned off Thurs...

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Posted on 07/10/2018 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

As expected, the original Winnie the Pooh map sold for sky-high prices at an auction today at Sotheby’s. In fact,...

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Posted on 05/31/2018 at 11:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The most famous map in English literature is about to hit the auction block. Drawn by EH Shepard, the sketch of Winnie t...

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