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  • Suzanne Saperstein, ex-wife of Metro Networks founder David Saperstein, is still asking $125 million for "Fleur de Lys," a 41,000-square-foot, French chateau-inspired mansion near Beverly Hills with gold-embossed leather wall coverings and a ballroom.

    The Holdouts

  • The home has Italian marble walls, gold-embossed leather wall coverings, a ballroom and a screening room.

    Housing Holdouts

  • The home has gold-embossed leather wall coverings, a ballroom with ceiling frescoes and a screening room with seating for 50.

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  • But many of the smaller items are the most moving — a small poem signed by Lorenzo; a replica of Galileo's wooden telescope, covered in gold-embossed Florentine leather; and a tiny, delicate gold filigree cradle with a baroque pearl inside, a wedding gift to Anna Maria Louisa de Medici, daughter of Cosimo III, by her husband, in hope of an heir.

    A Sumptuous Medici Collection

  • But the gold-embossed edition that came out last month may be the last volume of the Denver Register ever printed.

    Denver's Society Bible Hits the Skids

  • But times are tough, and the gold-embossed edition that came out last month may be the last volume of the Register ever printed.

    High Bred, Little Read

  • The entire set is bound in hand-tooled Moroccan leather, with a gold-embossed eagle, flanked by his initials, on the spine.

    Hitler's Personal Library

  • More an intellectual than a corporate titan, Vanderbilt created the Platonic ideal of a library: plush red chairs surrounded by built-in walnut bookcases filled with 10,000 gold-embossed, leather-covered volumes in eight different languages.

    King of the Castles

  • You can pray to St. Anthony all you like but you'll see gold-embossed Miracleman Omnibus with a foreword by both Neil Gaiman and Todd McFarlane before you'll ever set eyes on the trade paperback of this puppy, thanks largely to the Walt Disney company.

    Collect this now: Mickey Mouse Meets the Air Pirates | Robot 6 @ Comic Book Resources – Covering Comic Book News and Entertainment

  • A crisp, cream, gold-embossed wedding invitation hits your doormat.

    How to attend a wedding without breaking the bank?

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