Manchester United Limited Classic Edition Opus Book (Item #862)

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Manchester United Limited Classic Edition Opus Book

Manchester United Limited Classic Edition Opus Book.
Copy 1 of 10,000.
The United Opus Limited Edition is restricted to 10,000 copies worldwide.
Contains a page bearing the signatures of two club legends;
Sir Alex Ferguson and Sir Bobby Charlton.
Page 269, in the Busby Babes section, bears an Unknown signature.

The United Opus is the ultimate tribute to a unique sporting institution,
telling this story in greater depth than ever before with 400,000 words
and 2,000 images displayed on an epic scale.
Weighing in at 37 kilos and 850 pages long, each half a metre square,
the United Opus is the biggest football book ever produced, with
contributions by Britain's finest sportswriters and photographers in
collaboration with Red icons ensure that the Opus brings the reader closer
to United than ever before.

The Manchester United Limited Edition Opus Specification:
•    Dimensions: 52cm x 52cm (page size: 50cm x 50cm)
•    Leather-bound by hand
•    Hand stitched
•    Printed on 200gsm silk-coated paper
•    Six-colour processing
•    Three 200cm x 50cm gatefolds
•    850 pages edged in silver leaf
•    Over 2,000 images, each individually varnished
•    400,000 words-plus
•    More than 50 exclusive interviews and photo shoots
•    Weighs 37kg (81 lbs)
•    Edition personally signed by United legends
•    Clamshell box
•    Dimensions: 60cm x 60cm x 14cm
•    8mm thick wood construction
•    Handmade, silk covered

RRP: £3000.00{C9239B03-24A5-4E44-A76D-4EDCDF469C00}&section=aboutOpus


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Saturday 30th October & Tuesday 2nd November 2010 from 10am to 3pm.

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Condition:  New
Ex demo, shop display.
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Item Location:   General Auctions, Garratt Mills, Wandsworth, London, SW18 4HA, United Kingdom

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Listing Type:  Standard Auction Time Left:  Closed 
Listing Start: 27 Oct 2010  14:30 Listing End:  03 Nov 2010  13:00
Starting Price:  £200.00 Highest Bid :   £500.00 
Bid Increment:  £50.00 # of Bids:  7   (bid history)
Reserve Price?  No  

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