How much does a Gutenberg Bible go for?

The last sale of a complete Gutenberg Bible took place in 1978, when a copy went for a cool $2.2 million. A lone volume later sold for $5.4 million in 1987, and experts now estimate a complete copy could fetch upwards of $35 million at auction.

How many words is Jane Eyre?

Books that are 150,000 words long

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows J. K. Rowling 198,227
Jane Eyre Charlotte Brontë 183,858
Little Women (Books 1 and 2) Louisa May Alcott 183,833
Great Expectations Charles Dickens 183,349
American Gods Neil Gaiman 183,222

How old is Jane Eyre?

She is ten at the beginning of the novel, and nineteen or twenty at the end of the main narrative. As the final chapter of the novel states that she has been married to Edward Rochester for ten years, she is approximately thirty at its completion.

Is a 200 year old Bible worth anything?

In general, a Bible published from around 1820 – 2000 almost certainly has little or no value. Because Bibles published in that time period are so common today, they are easy to obtain. When a book is easy to obtain and plentiful, it’s not rare, and most times, not very valuable.

What religion is the Gutenberg Bible?

These books are known to Christians as the Old Testament. The Christian Bible consists of the Old Testament and the New Testament.

How many Gutenberg Bibles are in the USA?

10) There are eleven copies of the Gutenberg Bible in the United States. Four of those are complete and printed on paper, and one, in the possession of the Library of Congress, is complete and printed on vellum. There are only four known complete Gutenberg Bibles printed on vellum in the world.

Is the book Dangerous Liaisons worth reading?

The book is a collection of letters that are sometimes tedious to read through, but the intrigue keeps you engaged enough to continue. These are the letters the movie Dangerous Liaisons was based on, and the play Les Liaisons Dangereuses.

What type of novel is Les Liaisons Dangereuses?

Les Liaisons dangereuses (The Dangerous Liaisons) is a French epistolary novel by Pierre Choderlos de Laclos, first published in four volumes in 1782. It is the story of the Marquise de Merteuil and the Vicomte de Valmont, two rivals and ex-lovers who use seduction as a weapon to humiliate and degrade others, all the while enjoying their cruel

When was Dangerous Liaisons by global grey published?

Production notes: This ebook of Dangerous Liaisons was published by Global Grey on the 6th May 2018 and updated on the 23rd August 2021. The artwork used for the cover is ‘L’Indiscret’ by Louis-Léopold Boilly. Last week, around 30,000 people downloaded books – 15 people donated.