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    Astronauts Library: Six Signed Leather-Bound Easton Press Limited Edition Books, Matching Serial Numbers (2659/3000). A beautiful set of matching books in the deluxe Easton Press style with premium leather covers accented in 22K gold, silk moiré endpapers, raised bands on the spines, satin ribbon page markers, gilt page edges, acid-free paper, and sewn bindings. Released in 1997, all were limited to 3000 copies of which these are each numbered 2659. Overall dimensions of each are 6.25" x 9.25". Each book is hand-signed by the astronaut author, as follows:

    We Seven. By the Astronauts Themselves. Scott Carpenter, Gordon Cooper, and John Glenn.
    Men From Earth. Buzz Aldrin.
    Countdown. An Autobiography. Frank Borman.
    Lost Moon. The Perilous Voyage of Apollo 13. James Lovell.
    Schirra's Space. Wally Schirra.
    Moon Shot. The Inside Story of America's Race to the Moon. Alan Shepard.

    Included with this lot are all eight of the original Certificates of Authenticity from the publisher (one for each signature). Would look great on any space collector's bookshelf. All books extremely fine.


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    November, 2016
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