Saturday, November 30, 2013
Valued at $15-$30 Million, Purchased for $14.2 Million, This Bargain Soon to be at a Library Near You
Excerpt: Only 11 copies of the book, some unfinished, are in existence today, according to the Associated Press. The auctioned copy was previously held by Boston’s Old South Church before it was purchased by American businessman and philanthropist David Rubenstein on Tuesday. Rubenstein plans to lend the book to libraries around the country, according to the AP.
Wisconsin's Public Libraries Spent $16,816,840 on Print Materials in 2012. (11/24/2013)