Ex-librarian's first edition of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone worth £70K

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A 'wonderful' first edition of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone has emerged for sale for £70,000.<br />
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The rare copy of JK Rowling's masterpiece was found by an ex-librarian who searched through bookshops to pick out interesting stories for his great niece.<br />
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She fell in love with the series and went on to name her son Harry after the main character.