"That's one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind": Photograph Signed by Neil Armstrong
Neil Armstrong Signed Photograph.
Item Number: 4200
Color photograph of Neil Armstrong of Buzz Aldrin walking on the moon. Signed “To Jeff Cohen Best Wishes Luck Neil Armstrong.” The photograph measures 8 inches by 10 inches. Mattted and framed. Rare signed and inscribed by Neil Armstrong.
The Apollo programthe crowning achievement of which was the first manned lunar landing on July 20, 1969endures as "the greatest human adventure; the Odyssey of the millennium" (Burrows, 433).
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Image of the Saturn V rocket during the Apollo 11 during liftoff. Boldly signed on the image, “Neil Armstrong Apollo 11.” In fine condition. The image measures 6 inches by 4 inches. Double matted and framed. The entire piece measures 12 inches by 13 inches. Rare and desirable signed by Neil Armstrong.
"Apollo as a symbolic enterprise intended to represent to the world and to ourselves an image of the strength and vitality of the American nation": First Edition of Apollo: Ten Years Since Tranquility Base; Inscribed by the first man to walk on the moon, Neil Armstrong
Washington, D.C: Smithsonian Institution Press , 1979.
First edition of this important collection of biographical accounts written by a variety of individuals responsible for the Apollo 11 spaceflight, which facilitated the first lunar landing. Quarto, original illustrated wrappers as issued. Illustrated with photographs throughout. Inscribed by Neil Armstrong on the half-title page, “To Mark – Neil Armstrong.” In very good condition with light rubbing to the extremities. Rare and desirable signed by Neil Armstrong.
First Edition of First on the Moon; Signed by Astronaut Michael Collins and 2001: A Space Odyssey Author Arthur C. Clarke
Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1970.
First edition. Octavo, original black cloth. Signed by Astronaut Michael Collins and Arthur C. Clarke, who wrote the epilogue to this volume. Also, laid in is a photograph inscribed by astronaut Buzz Aldrin. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with light wear.
NASA color photograph from the May 1969 press release printed on verso. Signed by each of the Apollo 11 crew. “To Steve Turner, Neil Armstrong.” Signed by Michael Collins and Buzz Aldrin group portrait by NASA, showing them in space suits without helmet, the Moon in the background. Matted and framed. The entire piece measures 12 inches by 14 inches.
First Editions of Lord Skidelsky's Monumental Biography of J.M. Keynes; Each volume inscribed by Him
John Maynard Keynes: Hopes Betrayed 1883-1920; The Economist as Savior 1920-1037; Fighting For Britain 1937-1946.
London: Macmillan, 1983-2000.
First editions of each volume in the author’s acclaimed biography on J.M. Keynes. Octavo, 3 volumes, original cloth, illustrated. Inscribed by the author in each volume. Each are near fine with the dust jackets that show only light wear.
"Like all Israelis, I yearn for peace. I see the utmost importance in taking all possible steps that will lead to a solution of the conflict with the Palestinians": First Edition of Warrior: An Autobiography; Inscribed by Ariel Sharon
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1989.
First edition of Sharon’s autobiography. Octavo, original half cloth. Inscribed and dated by Ariel Sharon on the half-title page. Laid in a lecture announcement by Sharon. Near fine in a fine dust jacket. Jacket design by Lawrence Ratzkin.
"A good portfolio is more than a long list of good stocks and bonds. It is a balanced whole, providing the investor with protections and opportunities with respect to a wide range of contingencies": Rare First Edition of Markowitzs Landmark Work Portfolio Selection; Inscribed by Him
New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1959.
First edition of the economist’s work, which revolutionized modern investment theory and practice. Octavo, original blue cloth. Inscribed by Harry Markowitz on the title page. Light wear, else near fine in a very good dust jacket. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box.
New York: Grossman, 1965.
First edition. Octavo, original red cloth. Warmly inscribed by Ralph Nader on the title page. Near fine in a very dust jacket.