Invest in a first edition of “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone” for only $ 1
More Harry potter fans will, at some point have been rummaging through their shelves for their copies of the Harry potter books, peeking inside to find out whether or not they’re worth anything. If you were unlucky, you can now invest in one of the first edition copies of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone for only $ 1 on Otis.
Otis is an investment website and an app that gives anyone the ability to buy and sell shares of “Cultural goods”, including a first edition of Philosophical Stone.
Anybody [can] buy stocks of valuable collectibles on the Otis app. Investors then observe the fluctuation in the value of those stocks, just like stocks. Trade stocks anytime, hopefully for a big profit. Otis’s goal is to democratize access to rare collectibles, giving everyone the opportunity to invest in powerful cultural objects that they might not otherwise be able to afford.
Only 500 copies of the original version of Philosophical Stone were published, and of these 200 were sent to bookstores and the remaining 300 to libraries. If in good condition, these originals are now worth a lot of money; one was recently auctioned off for $ 471,000, potentially the highest price ever paid for a first edition of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone.
the copy in which you can invest to Otis is one of 200 books that have been sent to bookstores. It has never been read and is worth $ 115,800.
First edition, first printing, preferably hardcover. This copy was donated by Blackwell’s Bookshops [United Kingdom] for a charity raffle in 1997 and has remained in the winner’s library until now.
The copy has everything a first edition should have, from “Digital line from 10 to 1” to words “1 baguette” appearing twice in the equipment list on page 53. This is the hardback edition, “Original mat laminated printed cardboard boxes, delivered without a jacket. ” The unread copy is almost blank, with only a few signs of age.
Back, top and left edges of the first cover faded, corners and foot of the back slightly rubbed, bookplate from Blackwell’s bookseller on the laminated front.
It’s every Potterhead’s dream to own a First Edition Harry potter book, and it’s a fantastic way to give anyone the chance to invest in rare collectibles like this. Are you planning to devote a small investment to this special first edition of Harry potter and the Philosophical Stone?