Quick Answer: What’s The Rarest Book In The World?

10 of the Most Rare Books of All Time

  • The Gutenberg Bible.
  • The Birds of America.
  • The Codex of Leicester.
  • Don Quixote.
  • Tamerlane and Other Poems.
  • Ptolemy’s Geographia Cosmographia.
  • On the Revolutions of the Heavenly Spheres.
  • The Tales of Beedle the Bard.

10 Dec 2015

What is the most valuable book in the world?

The 10 Most Expensive Books in the World

  1. The Gutenberg Bible — $4.9 million.
  2. First Folio, William Shakespeare — $6 million.
  3. The Canterbury Tales, Geoffrey Chaucer — $7.5 million.
  4. Birds of America, James Audubon — $11.5 million.
  5. The Gospels of Henry the Lion, Order of Saint Benedict — $11.7 million.
  6. The Codex Leicester, Leonardo da Vinci — $30.8 million.

20 Jan 2012

What is the oldest book ever found?

The Gutenberg Bible, also known as the 42-line Bible, is listed by the Guinness Book of World records as the world’s oldest mechanically printed book – the first copies of which were printed in 1454-1455 AD.13 Mar 2018

What old books are worth a lot of money?

20 Iconic Books You Probably Own That Are Now Worth A LOT Of Money!

  • Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone (1997), J.K. Rowling.
  • The Cat in the Hat (1957) Dr.
  • The Hound of the Baskervilles (1902), Arthur Conan Doyle.
  • The Bible (1600 – 1630)
  • The Jungle Book and The Second Jungle Book (1894-1895) Rudyard Kipling:

11 Dec 2017

Where can I find rare books?

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