Last Updated on 1/17/2006 by bidz

Handwritten Beatles lyrics for sale at NY auction

Yahoo! News
By Jamie McGeever
Tue Jan 17, 4:11 PM ET

“NEW YORK (Reuters) – John Lennon’s handwritten lyrics to the Beatles song “A Day in the Life” are up for sale and auctioneers Bonhams said on Tuesday they could fetch around $2 million.

“Based on market history, we believe somewhere in the neighborhood of $2 million,” could be the final sale price, Martin Gammon of Bonhams said. That could make the lyrics “the most valuable musical manuscript composed in the 20th century to be offered at auction,” he said.”

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