Lot #187

Two dozen astronauts spanning from Mercury to Apollo, including 11 moonwalkers
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Two dozen astronauts spanning from Mercury to Apollo, including 11 moonwalkers

Signed book: Space Travel. Later printing. Chicago: World Book, Inc., 1990. Hardcover, 8.5 x 11, 256 pages. Signed in ink and felt tip on the front pastedown and first free end page by 24 astronauts from the Mercury, Gemini, and Apollo programs, including 11 of the 12 moonwalkers, with almost all adding their mission(s). Signers are: Buzz Aldrin (Gemini 12; Apollo 11); Neil Armstrong (Apollo 11); Alan Bean (Apollo 12; Skylab 3); Frank Borman (Gemini 7; Apollo 8); Scott Carpenter (Aurora 7); Gene Cernan (Gemini 9; Apollo 10, 17); Mike Collins; Charles Conrad (Gemini 5, 11; Apollo 12; Skylab 1); Charlie Duke (Apollo 16); John Glenn (inscribed); Richard Gordon (Gemini 11; Apollo 12); Fred Haise (Apollo 13); Jim Lovell (Gemini 7, 12; Apollo 8, 13); Ken Mattingly (Apollo 16); Jim McDivitt (Gemini 4; Apollo 9); Edgar Mitchell (Apollo 14); Wally Schirra (Sigma 7; Gemini 6; Apollo 7); Harrison Schmitt (Apollo 17); Rusty Schweickart (Apollo 9); Dave Scott (Gemini 8, Apollo 9, 15); Alan Shepard (Freedom 7; Apollo 14); Tom Stafford (Gemini 6, 9; Apollo 16); Al Worden (Apollo 15); and John Young (Gemini 3, 10; Apollo 10, 16). Autographic condition: fine. Book condition: VG/None. Illustrated glossy paper-covered boards with blue cloth along fore-edges; edges worn, with bumps at corners and spine-ends; light rubbing and few spots of soiling to exterior. An impressive assemblage of important space pioneers, including the first American in space, the first man and last man on the moon, and the complete Apollo 11 crew.

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Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Space and Aviation Auction
  • Dates: #429 - Ended May 22, 2014

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