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    Signed by Gagarin and eight others

    Konstantin Tsiolkovsky Book Signed by Nine Early Cosmonauts: Le Chemin des Étoiles (Call of the Cosmos), in French. (Moscow: Editions en Langues Etrangeres, [1963]). A definitive collection of Tsiolkovsky's writings, both fact and fiction, on cosmic travel, in a rare French edition published in Moscow. Signed on the title page by: Yuri Gagarin, Gherman Titov, Andrian Nikolayev, Pavel Popovich, Valery Bykovsky, Valentina Tereshkova, Pavel Belyayev, Vladimir Komarov, and Alexei Leonov. This represents nine of the first eleven cosmonauts to fly in space. A unique signed example of a rare edition. Hardbound in a dust jacket, octavo, 490 pages, illustrated. Very good.

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