The One-cent Magenta
[inside the Quest to Own the Most Valuable Stamp in the World]Audiobook CD - 2017
"When it was issued in 1856, it cost a penny. In 2014, this tiny square of faded red paper sold at Sotheby's for nearly $9.5 million, the largest amount ever paid for a postage stamp at auction. Through the stories of the eccentric characters who have bought, owned, and sold the one-cent magenta in the years in between, James Barron delivers a fascinating tale of global history and immense wealth, and of the human desire to collect"-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: [Minneapolis, MN] : HighBridge, 
Copyright Date: ℗2017
Branch Call Number: CD 769.569881 BAR
Characteristics: audio file,CD audio,rda digital,rda 5 discs (6.5 hours) : digital, CD audo ; 4 3/4 in
Alternative Title: 1 cent magenta