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Von Braun, Wernher (1912-1977) Two Titles.

Auction:
3176B
Lot:
278
Sold for:
$308$250

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3176B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2018 11:00AM

Description:

Von Braun, Wernher (1912-1977) Two Titles. The Mars Project, Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1933, quarto, publisher's gray paper boards and original dust jacket, 9 x 6 3/4 in.; [and] First Men to the Moon, New York: Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, [1960], stated first edition, quarto, publisher's half black cloth with red decorated paper boards, original dust jacket, 9 x 6 1/4 in. (2)
Estimate $500-700


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Keywords

Book design, Champaign County, Illinois, Dust jacket, First Men to the Moon, Publishing, Quarto, Rinehart, Science fiction, The Mars Project, University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign

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