The Bay Psalm Book Sale New York November 26

Manuscript Man

Manuscript Man

2015-07-06 16:13:18

Today at 7pm in New York, The Bay Psalm Book will go under the hammer. This mid-17th century book of psalms is of great historical significance as can be seen by the fact that it alone is on offer at the sale. And of course, by the fact that its estimate is between $15 and 30 million.
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Manuscript Man

Gutenberg

2015-07-06 16:13:18

I think I'm right in saying that this was the first printed book in the US.

Manuscript Man

Manuscript Man

2015-07-06 16:13:18

Correct.




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