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Apollo 13
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Apollo 13

By Kluger, Jeffrey & James Lovell

Houghton Mifflin. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 2000. 2nd Printing. Hardcover. 0618056653 . Hardcover with dustjacket, signed by astronaut Jim Lovell on the publisher's bookplate, above the bookplate, apparently in the the former owner's hand is written "To Phillip," this is a reprint of the title "Lost Moon" and was published on the thirtieth anniversary of the Apollo 13 mission, also included is a promotional bookmark for the book, the book is clean and attractive with no significant flaws, the predominantly black jacket shows rubbing to the glossy surface and has a few short creases on the spine, the jacket is clean and presentable, the original price is present and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included; 378 pages; Signed by Author .

$33.00

Pale Blue Dot:  A Vision of the Human Future in Space
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Pale Blue Dot: A Vision of the Human Future in Space

By Sagan, Carl

New York: Random House. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1994. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. 0679438416 . Hardcover with dustjacket, first printing as indicated by the publisher's "2" (this publisher did not use a "1" at this time) in the number line on copyright page, book is in excellent condition, no remarkable flaws, the jacket has one minor flaw only: some moderate rubbing to the glossy surface, the original price is present and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, "In this long-awaited sequel to 'Cosmos,' Pulitzer Prize winner Carl Sagan brings us a thrilling, uplfting, and lavishly illustrated perspective on our place in the Universe," the amazing truths of modern science continue to move us forward despite the persistence of ancient superstitions ; 429 pages .

$37.00

Mining the Sky: Untold Riches from the Asteroids, Comets, and Planets

By Lewis, John

Helix Books. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1996. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. 0201479591 . Hardcover with dustjacket, first printing as indicated by the publisher's "1" in the number line on copyright page, book is in excellent condition, no remarkable flaws, mild surface rubbing is the only jacket flaw, the original price is present and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, illustrated with photos, includes a Glossary; ; 274 pages .

$14.00

Adventure in Partnership: The Story of Polaris

By Watson, Clement Hayes

Danbury, Connecticutt: Danbury Printing & Litho Company. Near Fine. 9999. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Large format hardcover, 13 inches by 11 inches, issued without dustjacket, nice illustration of a Polaris missile launching underwater from a submarine, no publishing date but 1964-1965, some mild edge-rubbing is the only flaw to this attractive copy, 96 pages, many photos, "This book...has been made possible by the contributions of a number of Polaris industrial contractors who felt that a record of this type should be compiled and distributed," this publication was limited in its distribution .

$53.00

A Bunch of Plumbers

By Newcomb, John

Deltaville, Virginia: High Tide Publications. Fine. 2015. Trade Paperback. 069245585X . Large paperback in excellent condition, no remarkable flaws to this fine gift copy, "How one country boy's dream led him into two of the most successful space missions of the twentieth century"; ; 282 pages .

$11.00

A Bunch of Plumbers

By Newcomb, John

Deltaville, Virginia: High Tide Publications. Fine. 2015. Paperback. 069245585X . Large paperback in as new condition, "A marvelous inside view of the historic early robotic space missions that brings us "up close and personal' to the unsung heroes of the era," illustrated throughout ; ; 282 pages .

$12.00

Mapping Mars: Science, Imagination, and the Birth of a World
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Mapping Mars: Science, Imagination, and the Birth of a World

By Morton, Oliver

London, England: Fourth Estate. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2002. 1st UK Edition. Hardcover. 0312245513 . Hardcover with dustjacket, first British printing as indicated by the publisher's "1" in the number line on copyright page, both the book and jacket are in excellent condition with no significant flaws, the original price is present and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, "chronicle of the technology that has taken us to the threshold of another planet" .

$18.00

Genesis: The Story of Apollo 8 - The First Manned Flight to Another World
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Genesis: The Story of Apollo 8 - The First Manned Flight to Another World

By Zimmerman, Robert

Basic Books. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1998. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. 1568581181 . Hardcover with dustjacket, first printing as indicated by the publisher's "1" in the number line on copyright page, book is in excellent condition, a tiny area of rubbing on the bottom edge is the only remarkable flaw, the jacket is rubbed, no other flaws, the original price is present and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, this first manned flight to the Moon and its historic photo of Earth surrounded by the abyss of space was supposed to revolutionize mankind's thinking about our fragile world and indeed it should have but unfortunately ignorance, greed, and plain old stupidity has prevailed .

$99.00

Angle of Attack: Harrison Storms and the Race to the Moon

By Gray, Mike

W W Norton & Co Inc. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1992. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. 039301892X . Hardcover with dustjacket, first printing as indicated by the publisher's "1" in the number line on copyright page, nice collector's copy, no significant flaws to book or jacket, "the story of one of America's most triumphant achievements," includes a bibliography; 304 pages .

$23.00

All We Did Was Fly to the Moon:  By the Astronauts As Told to Dick Lattimer
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All We Did Was Fly to the Moon: By the Astronauts As Told to Dick Lattimer

By Lattimer, Dick & James A. Michener (Foreword by)

Gainseville, Florida: Whispering Eagle Press. Very Good+. 1985. 3rd Printing. Trade Paperback. 0961122803 . Large paperback, signed by the author: "Reach for the stars! Dick Lattimer." No significant flaws to this clean copy, "A mini-history of America's manned Moon Program," illustrated throughout in color and black and white, this copy includes a postcard-size printed and illustrated card that has an attached metal fragment of the Complex 26 gantry in which the Explorer I satellite and its booster were prepared for launch ; ; 144 pages; Signed by Author .

$45.00

Where No Man Has Gone Before: A History of Apollo Lunar Exploration Missions

By Compton, William David

National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Fine. 1989. 1st Edition. Trade Paperback. Large paperback in excellent condition, no remarkable flaws to this clean, attractive copy, NASA SP-4214, illustrated throughout, including a color frontis painting by astronaut/artist Alan Bean ; 414 pages .

$48.00

More Than Earthlings: an Astronaut's Thoughts for Christ-Centered Living

By Irwin, James B.

Nashville, TN: Broadman Press. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1983. Hardcover. 0805452559 . Hardcover with dustjacket, inscribed and signed by author and moonwalker James Irwin: "Mom and Dick - His Love - Jim Irwin - Apollo 15." Irwin has also drawn his trademark crescent moon next to the inscription, both the book and jacket are in excellent condition, a short edge-tear at the top of the front panel is the only remarkable flaw and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, there are two additional inserts included: a 4-page insert from Irwin's "High Flight Foundation" that has a photo of Irwin on the front, also included is a 5-page Announcement about Irwin's visit from Perkiomen School in Pennsburg, Pennsylvania; 95 pages; Signed by Author .

$84.00

Ballisticians in War and Peace: a History of the United States Army Ballistic Research Laboratories - Volume 1, 1914-1956

By Barber, Gordon

Maryland: Aberdeen Proving Ground. Near Fine. 1957. 1st Edition. Trade Paperback. Large paperback, original stapled binding, 111 pages, illustrated with photos, excellent condition, clean and bright with no remarkable flaws, "This first volume...is based upon a manuscript prepared initially by Mr. Gordon Barber and associates of the Universtiy of Pittsburgh through a contract with the laboratories," scarce publication .

$199.00

Peenemunde to Canaveral

By Huzel, Dieter K.

Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall. Very Good in Good+ dust jacket. 1962. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket, "The dramatic, personal story of a German rocket scientist who played an important role in the development of the V-2 rocket, how he saved vital documents from the Russians, and how he came to the U. S. Under Operation Paperclip," with an introduction by Wernher von Braun, book has some tanning to the blank end-papers, otherwise clean and presentable, jacket has surface-wear along the folds and corners, moderate scuffing to the rear panel, the front panel illustrations is in nice shape, the original price (4.95) is present and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included .

$73.00

Murmurs of Earth: The Voyager Interstellar Record

By Sagan, Carl

Random House. Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket. 1978. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. 0394410475 . Hardcover with dustjacket, first printing as indicated by the publisher's "2" in the number line on copyright page which is the lowest number this publisher used at this time, book is in excellent condition, moderate tanning to the top outer page-edge is the only remarkable flaw, the jacket has edge-wear at top of spine and moderate overall rubbing to the glossy surface, the jacket is clean and presentable, the original price is present and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, illustrated throughout .

$99.00

The Men Behind the Space Rockets

By Gartmann, Heinz

New York, NY: David McKay Company. Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket. 1956. 1st American Edition. Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket, first American printing, 185 pages, illustrated with photos, book is in excellent condition, the former owner's name label on the first blank end-paper is the only remarkable flaw, the jacket has an edge-chip on the front panel and scuffing on the rear panel, the jacket is clean and presentable, the original price (3.95) is present and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included .

$27.00

Rocket Man:   Robert H. Goddard and the Birth of the Space Age
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Rocket Man: Robert H. Goddard and the Birth of the Space Age

By Clary, David A.

Hyperion Books. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2003. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. 0786868171 . Hardcover with dustjacket, first printing as indicated by the publisher's "1" in the number line on copyright page, "long overdue tribute to one of the greatest engineers of the Twentieth Century," includes a bibliography, book is in excellent condition, the former owner's name on the first blank end-paper is the only remarkable flaw, the jacket is in excellent condition with no remarkable flaws, the original price is present and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included ; 324 pages .

$12.00

Rocket to the Moon

By Bonestell, Chesley

New York, NY: Columbia Record Club. Very Good+. 1961. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Large format hardcover, a rather scarce publication, especially in such nice condition, written and illustrated by Chesley Bonestell, this copy includes the two colorslide cards in the front pocket and the 7-inch 33 1/3 RPM vinyl record narrated by Walter Cronkite in the rear pocket, the glossy covers show rubbing but the Bonestell full-cover illustration on the front looks great, the original protective laminate is raised along the gutter on the back cover and some mild tanning is present also, there are no other remarkable flaws to this clean collector's copy .

$275.00

Rockets into Space
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Rockets into Space

By Winter, Frank H.

Harvard University Press. Fine. 1990. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Trade Paperback. 0674776615 . Large paperback in excellent condition, no remarkable flaws to this clean, attractive copy, first printing as indicated by the publisher's "1" in the number line on copyright page, "In concise chapters rich with anecdotal detail - tracks the theoretical formulations and technological breakthroughs that have charted the evolution of rocket propulsion and vehicle design" ; 165 pages .

$10.00

The Making of a Moon: The Story of the Earth Satellite Program

By Clarke, Arthur C.

New York, NY: Harper & Brothers. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 1958. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket, 205 pages, has a brief owner inscription on the half-title page and a tiny bump on the bottom edge, very clean and attractive overall, binding is tight and square, contents are fine, jacket has one minor flaw: mild surface-rubbing, it features a nice photo of the author on the rear panel, the original price (3.50) is present and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included .

$24.00

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