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    Seven Astronaut-Signed Books

    [NASA Astronauts]. Seven Signed Titles Published by the Easton Press, including: Buzz Aldrin and Malcolm McConnell. Men From Earth. Norwalk: [1997]. Signed by Aldrin on the publisher's presentation page. 312 pages. Dr. Aldrin was the second man to walk on the moon as the lunar module pilot on Apollo 11. [and:] Frank Borman with Robert J. Serling. Countdown An Autobiography. Norwalk: [1997]. Signed by Borman on the publisher's presentation page. 448 pages. Borman commanded Apollo 8, the first manned mission to the moon. [and:] Gene Cernan and Don Davis. The Last Man on the Moon. Norwalk: [1999]. Signed by Cernan on the publisher's presentation page. 356 pages. Cernan flew to the moon twice: once as lunar module pilot on Apollo 10; as commander of Apollo 17, he was the last man to walk on the moon. [and:] Gordon Cooper with Bruce Henderson. Leap of Faith An Astronaut's Journey into the Unknown. Signed by Cooper on the publisher's presentation page. 279 pages. Cooper (1927-2004) was one of the original Mercury Seven astronauts and the sixth American in space. [and:] James Lovell and Jeffrey Kluger. Lost Moon The Perilous Voyage of Apollo 13. Norwalk: [1997]. Signed by Lovell on the publisher's presentation page. 378 pages. Lovell, one of only three men to fly to the moon twice, gives a narrative of the ill-fated Apollo 13 mission. [and:] Mercury Astronauts. We Seven. Norwalk: [1997]. Signed by Scott Carpenter, Gordon Cooper, and John Glenn on the publisher's presentation page. 352 pages. Originally published in 1962, this book tells the story of the seven men with the "right stuff" in their own words. [and:] Captain Walter M. Schirra, Jr. with Richard N. Billings. Schirra's Space. Norwalk: [1997]. Signed by Schirra on the publisher's presentation page. 227 pages. Schirra was one of the original Mercury Seven astronauts and the only astronaut to fly in all of the first three American space programs- Mercury, Gemini, and Apollo.

    Seven octavo volumes in publisher's gilt-stamped full leather (all but Cooper's matching). Very fine condition.


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