Lot 15 of 230:
Carrying the Fire signed by Michael Collins  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$187.50
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
Carrying the Fire: An Astronaut's Journeys

Author:
Collins, Michael

Place:
New York

Publisher:
Farrar Straus and Giroux

Date:
[1974]

Description:

Illustrated from photographs. Foreword by Charles A. Lindbergh. (8vo), original salmon-colored cloth, gilt spine, illustrated dust jacket. Second Printing.

Signed by Michael Collins on the front free endpaper: "Michael Collins / Apollo XI."  Scarce signed copy of this autobiographical account by the Gemini 10 and Apollo 11 astronaut.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Jacket price-clipped with some Light toning and wear to edges; spotting to textblock edges; near fine.


 
Item number:
299471
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