First book printed in the US sells for $14.2 million at Sotheby's

Submitted by Pete on Wed, 11/27/2013 - 15:09

From "The world's most valuable book sold Tuesday for $14.16 million at Sotheby's in New York, according to the auction house.

The rare Bay Psalm Book is the first book ever written and printed in what is now the United States. Its sale set a record for a book sold at auction, Sotheby's said."