The American owner has insisted the three-volume set remain in England, and so it will live at Chawtown House, in Hampshire, beginning in early 2023. According to The Telegraph: Chawton House ...
The one-of-a-kind first edition of Emma, which includes a handwritten note signed.
Inscribed first edition of Emma to go on display in UK for first time at Chawton House, Hampshire.
The three-volume edition of Austen's 1815 book includes a handwritten message “from the author” and was bought for £375,000, the highest amount any printed work by the novelist has sold for.
Unique copy of the novel carries the handwritten message 'from the author' and will go on display at Chawton House in Hampshire.
A copy of a Jane Austen novel has become the most expensive of the author's works ever sold after being bought at auction for £375,000. The first edition of Emma features a handwritten message “from the author”, said The Guardian.
A unique copy of the first edition of Emma by Jane Austen has been sold for a record price for any printed work by its author.
Trending News: After being purchased for £375000, an autographed copy of a Jane Austen book is now the most expensive of the author's works ever sold and.