Harry Potter book sells for £28,500
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First edition Harry Potter book sells for £28,500

A first edition copy of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone has been sold at auction for £28,500.

The 1997 book, one of just 500 initially printed, was sold by Staffordshire libraries for just £1 about 20 years ago.

The winning bid is a world-record price for such a first edition.

  • 31 Jul 2019
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