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    Luna 3 Book Signed by Oleg Ivanovsky. This rare, limited edition book of photographs is entitled First Photographs of the Backside of the Moon and is published in Russian by the Russian Academy of Sciences. Ivanovsky, the head of the Luna 3 program, has inscribed and signed on the title page, "with best wishes, Oleg Ivanovsky, Luna 3, December 1959." Ivanovsky received many honors for the successful completion of one of the most historically noteworthy events of all ages, revealing what no man had ever seen before: the backside of the moon. Fine condition.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2011
    3rd Friday
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