The Godfather sold for HOW MUCH?! Prince George, BC, Canada / 101.3 The River The Juliette Blog February 19, 2016 01:47 pm A collection of the original Godfather notes just sold at an auction for $625,000! Mario Puzo’s rough drafts, notes and sketches of “The Godfather” came inside 45 boxes. Puzo died in 1999. The winning bidder is choosing to remain anonymous.