Are you in the market for a very special book collection? Do you have an interest in True Crime ? Well, eBay seller uswego has an offer just for you. For the farcical price of $1,000 (plus $250.00 shipping) you can own a share of convicted swindler Bernie Madoff’s personal library.
According to the eBay seller, the books, along with a variety of other Madoff property, were purchased during the U.S. Marshal seizure auction of the Madoff’s property in 2011. Highlights of the 110-book collection? The Joys of Yiddish, Billy Bathgate, The Interpreter of Maladies, The Robber Bride, a few Philip Roth titles, and The Chronicles of Narnia seven-book set.
- Bernard Madoff’s brother gets 10-year sentence (miamiherald.com)
- Peter Madoff Is Sentenced to 10 Years for His Role in Fraud (dealbook.nytimes.com)
- Bernard Madoff’s brother sentenced to 10 years for fraud (jta.org)