Christie's to offer rare first edition Harry Potter book in private sale

31/5/2022 6:01:00 PM

Christie's to offer rare first edition 'Harry Potter' book in private sale

https://str.sg/w2VKLONDON (REUTERS) - A first edition of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, with some errors and signed by author J.K. Rowling, is going up for a private sale at Christie's in London, with the auction house inviting offers starting from 200,000 pounds (S$345,325.39).

The publication is one of 500 hardback copies of the book that were printed in an initial run in 1997. Three hundred of those were sent to libraries.The one being sold by Christie's, as part of its upcoming"The Art of Literature: Loan and Selling Exhibition, is among the other 200.

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sg/w2VK LONDON (REUTERS) - A first edition of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, with some errors and signed by author J.K. The premium lounges reopen at a time when Changi Airport is seeing increasing passenger movements. Rowling, is going up for a private sale at Christie's in London, with the auction house inviting offers starting from 200,000 pounds (S$345,325. The 2019 SEA Games gold medallist will be joined at the OCBC Arena by 2019 Singapore Open runner-up Anthony Sinisuka Ginting of Indonesia and compatriot Jonathan Christie, the reigning Asian Games champion.39). The number is expected to rise to more than half pre-pandemic volume this year. The publication is one of 500 hardback copies of the book that were printed in an initial run in 1997. Ng's reason for the sudden purchase? His 23-year-old son, who is finishing his studies in the UK, will be living and working in Singapore in the near future.

Three hundred of those were sent to libraries.7 per cent from the previous month. The Super 500 event's star-studded line-up will also include the likes of Denmark's world No. The one being sold by Christie's, as part of its upcoming"The Art of Literature: Loan and Selling Exhibition, is among the other 200. "There were a few things that they seemed to get wrong in the book production," Mr Mark Wiltshire, a specialist in printed books and co-curator of"The Art of Literature" exhibition, told Reuters. “Opening these lounges at this time signals our commitment to SIA’s premium brand and growth strategy. "On the back cover, for instance, philosophers, which of course is quite a key word. World champion and newly-minted SEA Games silver medallist Loh Kean Yew will also be present at his home Open and will look to better past performances in this competition - his best result in this event was a second-round appearance in 2018.. The upgraded lounges can collectively accommodate around 1,150 customers, a 30 per cent increase from previous capacities.5 million).

. is misspelt 'philosphers', that 'o' ,that second 'o' is missing. The Private Room is exclusively for SIA’s Suites and first class customers, while Solitaire PPS Club members can access the first class section of the SilverKris Lounge. Also on page 53, in the list of items which pupils are asked to take to Hogwarts with them, 'one wand' is repeated twice." The misspelt "philosphers" on the back cover and the repeated "one wand" on page 53. Story continues Each lounge has its own dedicated dining area, food service counters, restrooms, and showers, as well as baby care and accessible facilities. PHOTOS: REUTERS While Ms Rowling was unknown at the time, the book about the magical world of witches and wizards went on to become a massive hit around the world, spawning a whole series and a huge film franchise. Three months after signing the rental contract, Malaysia shut its borders due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

"In many ways, this book is the physical manifestation of a magic memory for so many people and that's what makes it so desirable," Mr Wiltshire said. The buffet line in the first class section features a live cooking station, where a chef will prepare crowd favourites such as bak chor mee, popular egg breakfast options, roti prata , and pasta dishes. Christie's"Art of Literature" event is open to the public from June 7-15. More On This Topic . Stay in the know on-the-go: Join Yahoo Singapore's Telegram channel at.