Lot 4 of 478:
Photos of the Apollo 11 mission signed by Buzz Aldrin  

Click image to enlarge
Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$570
$300 - $500

Magnificent Desolation: Images from the Apollo 11 Lunar Mission with the Words of Astronaut Buzz Aldrin

Aldrin, Edwin E. "Buzz"

Reno, NV

Jack Bacon & Company



(Small 4to), silver leather and black cloth. No. 51 of 500 numbered copies. First, and only, edition.

Signed by Astronaut Buzz Aldrin in blue ink. Publisher's Certificate of Authenticity laid in, as issued. An extraordinary collection of more than 50 photographs from the historic Apollo 11 mission. This privately printed volume is different from Dr. Aldrin's autobiography with a similar title. Buzz Aldrin and Neal Armstrong were the first men to land on the moon.

Lot Amendments


Item number:
Shipping info:

We have a full service shipping department to ensure proper packing and safe delivery of purchases at reasonable cost. We are specialists at packing and shipping books and works on paper.   All lots purchased by the same client are combined for shipping in order to keep the cost as economical as possible.  Our preferred method for domestic shipments is UPS Ground but we can also ship via FedEx or USPS Priority Mail.  We do NOT ship USPS Media Mail under any circumstances. For international orders we select the most appropriate carrier depending on the value and weight of the items purchased.  We are happy to accommodate special arrangements by request.

Invoices are sent out the day following the auction and include a minimum $10 handling fee plus actual shipping and insurance charges.

Shipping estimates can be obtained  by contacting [email protected] prior to the auction.


Terms and conditions


All accepted bids are contracts and are considered final and non withdrawable.


A buyer's premium of 20% will be applied to all purchases.


The person posting the bids online has to be the person who has registered for the auction.