Oldest book in US up for grabs

Auction house says there has been intense interest in the a rare and historical item.

    The United States' oldest book - which is even older than the nation, is to be sold at auction.

    The Bay Psalm was written in 1640, and is expected to sell for more than $15 million. 

    Al Jazeera's Cath Turner travelled to Boston, where she was given a personal viewing of the historical text.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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