Essence magazine has just published the world’s priciest book of poetry, which is selling for £4.3m at a Christie’s auction.
The title is titled The Power of Poetry, by Michael Atherton, and is published by Edinburgh’s Edinburgh Literary Review.
It has sold for more than £1m at auction in London, including at Christie’s in New York, which holds the highest mark for the title in the world.
Essence’s online bookshop, the Christie’s Online Bookshop, is selling it for just under £2m.
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