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What’s the Value of a Umberto Eco Signature, Autograph or Inscription?

We collected a sample of 5 auction results for books containing Umberto Eco's signature from 1 different auction houses. The lowest overall price realized in our sample was $144 and the highest overall price realized was $390. The average price was $212 and the median price was $168. There were 3 auctions (60%) with a price realized below the low estimate, 2 auctions (40%) exceeding the high estimates, and 0 auctions (0%) within the range of the low and high estimates. Auction results are highly dependent upon condition, rarity, edition, provenance, year of publication, publisher, and many other factors. Your book’s value will vary.

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Recent Auction Results:

Auction House Auction Date Author Title City Publisher Description Year Estimate Sale Price Auction Page Other Copies
PBA10/06/2016Eco, UmbertoSemiotics and the Philosophy of LanguageBloomingtonIndiana University Press...Edition, First Printing. Signed by Eco on the title page, without...1984$300-$500$192 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA03/24/2011Eco, UmbertoSemiotics and the Philosophy of LanguageBloomingtonIndiana University Press...jacket. First Edition. Inscribed on the title page by Umberto Eco....1984$200-$300$144 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA09/27/2007Eco, UmbertoLot of 6 booksNew York, et al.Harcourt Brace Jovanovich (mostly)...in Hyper Reality. Signed by Eco & by the translator. Remainder...1983-98$200-$300$168 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA06/22/2006Eco, UmbertoThe Name of the RoseSan Diego, New York, LondonHarcourt Brace Jovanovich...First American Edition. Signed by the author on the title page....1983$120-$180$390 PBA Copies for Sale
PBA01/26/2006Eco, UmbertoThe Name of the RoseSan Diego, New York, LondonHarcourt Brace Jovanovich...First American Edition. Signed by the author on the title page....1983$100-$150$168 PBA Copies for Sale