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The Antiquarian Book Fair in the Bay Area will showcase a range of rare music memorabilia, including two significant items from the Beatles.
Among this year's collection of rare books, maps and historical documents will be a wealth of music memorabilia, including two major pieces by the Beatles.
A framed scrap of paper with original handwritten Beatles lyrics by Paul McCartney will be on sale for $650,000, and a rare book dealer from Austria will have a signed copy of the Beatles' debut album available for purchase.
The first: original Beatles lyrics that were handwritten by Paul McCartney. The framed scrap of paper will be on sale for a whopping $650,000. Elsewhere, a rare book dealer coming all the way in from Austria will have a copy of the Fab Four's debut album, Please Please Me on offer, signed by the whole band.