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    Project Mercury Early NASA Historical Publications. Three matching hardbound volumes, all with blue cloth bindings and silver gilt lettering.
    (1) Heat-Shield Performance During Atmospheric Entry of Project Mercury Research and Development Vehicle "Big Joe". NASA TM X-490 (Washington: NASA, 1961), sixty-two pages, illustrated.
    (2) Results of the First United States Manned Orbital Space Flight February 20, 1962. (Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1962), 204 pages, illustrated.
    (3) Results of the Project Mercury Ballistic and Orbital Chimpanzee Flights. NASA SP-39. (Washington: NASA Office of Scientific and Technical Information, 1963), seventy-one pages, illustrated.
    These would make great additions to any space library. All excellent.


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