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Item 6026 - Wernher von Braun 1956 Signed Book Catalog 486 (Oct 2016)

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Signed book: The Exploration of Mars. First edition. NY: Viking Press, 1956. Hardcover with dust jacket, 8.5 x 11, 176 pages. Signed and inscribed to his longtime secretary Bonnie Holmes on the half-title page in fountain pen, “To Bonnie Holmes, They say we have hitched our wagon to a star, but, say, isn’t that road bumpy? Affectionately—Wernher von Braun.” In very good to fine condition, with edge tears to dust jacket. Pre-certified Zarelli Space Authentication.

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