Newark window cleaner makes £18,600 profit from selling Lord of the Rings first edition trilogy
A window cleaner made £18,600 profit from selling a trilogy of books.
Joe Bass, of Newark, bought the Lord Of The Rings first edition trilogy at a local auction for £400, before selling them on for £19,000.
The avid reader has been collecting vintage books for more than 30 years but only recently has started using the hobby as another source of income.
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