aSavings via eBay offers the Cuisinart 17-Piece Stainless Steel Knife Block Set, model no. C77SS-17P, for $42.99 with free shipping. That's $7 under our mention from last June, the lowest total price we've seen, and the best deal today by $17. It includes an 8" chef's knife, 8" slicing knife, 5.5" santoku knife, 5.5" serrated utility knife, 3.5" paring knife, 2.75" bird's beak paring knife, eight 4.5" steak knives, pair of shears, and sharpening steel.
Update: Specs corrected.