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Original Draft of 'A Day in the Life' Up for Sale

January 18, 2006 (6:43 am) GMT
Lennon's original draft of the lyrics to The Beatles' classic "A Day in the Life" went on sale Tuesday January 17th

The original draft of the lyrics to ' classic "A Day in the Life" which was written by late up for sale Tuesday January 17th.

Speaking on the auction, Bonhams auction house announced the manuscript will be sold in a sealed-bid auction ending March 7.

Moreover, they also predicted the auction, held as the 39th anniversary of the date Lennon was inspired to compose the song after reading his morning newspaper, could fetch around $2 million.

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