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Judith-on-Antiques
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Appraisal of books, "World's Best Orations", testimonial

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Appraisal for set of books, "World's Best Orations", testimonial set.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Judith-on-Antiques replied 1 year ago.
Hi,My name is ***** ***** I'm happy to help you with this question. Can you tell me the year of publication, please?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
This set of 10 books was published in 1899 by Ferd P Kaiser
Expert:  Judith-on-Antiques replied 1 year ago.
Thank you! You have an early set.
These books were originally published in 1890, and were reprinted many times.
If all ten of your books are in excellent condition, the current retail (replacement or insurance) value of your set is approximately $250. If you were to sell it, you could expect to get the fair market (private sale or auction) value of 40% of the retail amount, or approximately $100, depending on location and actual condition.
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Expert:  Judith-on-Antiques replied 1 year ago.
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