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10 Of The Most Expensive Books In The World

Take a look below for our list of 10 of the most expensive books in the world. 1. The Codex Leicester A collection of scientific writings by Leonardo da Vinci, the Codex Leicester is officially the most expensive book ever sold. Purchased in a 1994 auction for $30.8 million by billionaire Bill Gates, the book…

10 Of The Most Expensive Books Ever Sold

If you had a forgetful child in the nineties, you may be sitting on a paper goldmine. Early copies of Harry Potter that were only issued to school libraries are now turning up and fetching tens of thousands of pounds at auction, with many still to be found. However, the boy wizard’s adventures are pretty…