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Bible signed by Einstein sells for $68,500 in NYC

Last Updated: Friday, June 28, 2013 - 09:43

New York: A Bible signed by Albert Einstein has sold for USD 68,500 at an auction in New York City.

The Bible was part of a fine books and manuscripts auction at Bonhams. The German-born, Nobel Prize-winning physicist and his wife signed it in 1932 and gave it to a US friend, Harriett Hamilton.

wisdom and consolation and should be read frequently."

The Bible`s final price far exceeds its pre-sale estimate of between USD 1,500 and USD 2,500.

The auction house hasn`t said who bought the Bible.


First Published: Friday, June 28, 2013 - 09:43
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