July’s Most Expensive Book Sales
Salman Rushdie’s 1980 book, Midnight’s Children, continues to fascinate readers and collectors. This tale of India’s transition to independence won the Booker Prize and appears on every list of must-read modern novels. Discover how much a rare uncorrected proof of the first UK edition sold for in July – and it was considerably north of $10,000.
Our top 10 list also includes African artwork by a French painter, Henri Matisse and ballet captured through a camera lens. Have a look at all the most expensive book sales of July on AbeBooks.