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    Alan Bean Signed Book: Painting Apollo. (Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books, 2009). First Artist on Another World. A lavish "coffee table" volume "published on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the Apollo 11 lunar landing and the exhibition of Alan Bean's paintings at the National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution." Signed in gold on the half-title page: "Alan Bean". Hardbound with dust jacket in archival sleeve, oblong 4to, 224 pages, first edition, first printing, heavily illustrated. "Alan Bean and his astro-artistry re-create the drama and excitement of man's exploration of the Moon as could be chronicled only by one who has been there." (Neil Armstrong). Very fine.

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    November, 2015
    6th Friday
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