The entire contents of a West Yorkshire bookshop containing over 30,000 books are to go under the hammer with the bidding opening at just £1.
Owner Robert Johnston is selling up ahead of
a £19m redevelopment of the Grade I listed Piece Hall in Halifax
where the shop is situated.
Mr Johnston said: "If someone has space and
is looking for a new business opportunity, I'm convinced there is a
future in second-hand books - they will never be printed again and
the variety of content is unbelievable."
The collection will be auctioned as a single
lot at the Piece Hall on December 9-10 by Gary Don auctioneers of
Contact: 0113 248 3333.