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Cormac McCarthy to Sell Magic Typewriter

This Friday, Cormac McCarthy will auction off the portable Olivetti manual typewriter on which he wrote The Road, No Country for Old Men, and eleven other novels; Christie's estimates it'll go for between $15,000 and $20,000. Related: We'll sell the half-functioning netbook used to write this Vulture post for $50. [NYT, Christie's]

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