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One million dollars

Posted to WritersAndGenres

The Christie's auction description estimates the price at $1,000,000. The sad thing is the manuscript will probably wind up in the hands of a private collector rather than a rare book/manuscript library because most institutions can't afford to break their budgets on a single item. By being placed in a library, the public an d scholars would have better access to this imporant literary document. Alas...