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John Lennon Book "In His Own Write" Authentically Signed by The Beatles Auctioned in the December Antiquarian Book & Maps Auction

In light of the world premier of Peter Jackson's highly anticipated original docuseries 'The Beatles: Get Back', we are delighted to present this John Lennon Book, "In His Own Write", which is authentically signed by The Beatles. This book will be available for auction in our December Antiquarian Books & Maps sale.

Realised $6,000 plus buyer's premium

The book contains a pasted-in owner's name on the endpaper of "J R Neil, 51 Gloucester Street, Wilton, Wellington 5" with a typed request by Neil pasted to the flyleaf which reads 'Dear B's, I would dream it an horror (sic) if you would inscrawl (sic) your monocles in my buke (sic)" On the opposite flyleaf, the book has been signed - 'George Harrison, Ringo Starr, Paul McArtney and John Lennon. The signatures have been authenticated by specialist Des Schollum who has 40 years and comes with Des report on the autographs along with attached copies of Beatles signatures of the period (circa 1964) which have been authenticated by the acknowledged world expert on Beatles autographs, Frank Caiazzo of New York.