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    Magnificent collection of moonwalker-signed books

    Apollo Moonwalkers: Collection of Nine Signed Books. Personal autobiographical accounts of the lives and missions of these brave men, as follows (in "stepping on the moon" order):
    Buzz Aldrin: Return to Earth (New York: Random House, 1973). First edition, second printing. Signed on the half-title page: "Buzz Aldrin". With dust jacket enclosed in clear, acid-free protector. Very good.
    Alan Bean: Apollo (Shelton, CT: Greenwich Workshop Press, 1998). First edition, second printing. Hugely signed on the free front endpaper in gold ink: "Alan Bean/ Apollo 12". With dust jacket. Very good.
    Alan Shepard: Moon Shot (Atlanta: Turner Publishing, Inc., 1994). First edition, first printing. Signed on the full-title page: "Alan Shepard". With dust jacket enclosed in clear, acid-free protector. Fine.
    Edgar Mitchell: The Way of the Explorer (New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1996). First edition, first printing. Signed on the full-title page: "Edgar Mitchell". With dust jacket in clear acid-free protector. Fine.
    Dave Scott: Two Sides of the Moon (New York: Thomas Dunne Books, 2004). First edition, first printing. Signed on the full-title page: "Dave Scott". With dust jacket enclosed in clear, acid-free protector. Fine.
    Jim Irwin: To Rule the Night (Philadelphia: A. J. Holman Company, 1973). First edition. Signed on the half-title page: "Jim Irwin". With dust jacket enclosed in clear, acid-free protector. Very good. Included is one of his High Flight Foundation religious tracts.
    Charlie Duke: Moonwalker (Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 1990). First edition, first printing. Signed on the half-title page: "To Chris/ Trust in the Lord with/ all your heart and lean/ not on your own understanding./ Proverbs 3: 5/ Aim high/ Charlie Duke". With dust jacket enclosed in clear, acid-free protector. Very good.
    Gene Cernan: The Last Man on the Moon (New York: St. Martin's Press, 1999). First edition, second printing (with "Friends of Omega" insert). Boldly signed on the full-title page: "Gene Cernan". With dust jacket in clear acid-free protector. Fine.
    Harrison Schmitt: Return to the Moon (New York: Copernicus Books, 2006). First edition, second printing. Signed on the full-title page: "Harrison H. Schmitt/ Apollo 17". With dust jacket. Fine.
    Nine of the twelve moonwalkers included, missing only Armstrong, Conrad, and Young. Very desirable set.


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    May, 2014
    14th Wednesday
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