A personal collection of love letters written by Bob Dylan to his high-school sweetheart in the late 1950s. Photo: RR Auction / the Estate of Barbara Hewitt via AP
A personal collection of love letters written by Bob Dylan to his high-school sweetheart in the late 1950s. Photo: RR Auction / the Estate of Barbara Hewitt via AP

Collection of love letters written by a young Bob Dylan sells at auction for US$670,000

  • The Livraria Lello in Porto, Portugal, which bills itself as ‘the World’s Most Beautiful Bookshop’, plans to keep the archive of 42 handwritten letters
  • In some of the letters, written between 1957 and 1959, Dylan - born Bob Zimmerman - writes about changing his name and hoping to sell a million records

A personal collection of love letters written by Bob Dylan to his high-school sweetheart in the late 1950s. Photo: RR Auction / the Estate of Barbara Hewitt via AP
A personal collection of love letters written by Bob Dylan to his high-school sweetheart in the late 1950s. Photo: RR Auction / the Estate of Barbara Hewitt via AP
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