Lot 143: 13 signed books: Stafford + MacDonald + Cunningham
December 1, 2016
Falls Church, VA, USALive Auction
Description: [Astronaut Signed Books] 13 signed books by NASA astronauts: 3 titles with duplicates. ++ 3 copies, each signed by Tom Stafford (astronaut): WE HAVE CAPTURE: Tom Stafford and the Space Race. Smithsonian Institution Press, (2002). Cloth and board, in dj. Near fine. ++ 9 copies, each signed by Allen J. McDonald: TRUTH, LIES, AND O-RINGS: Inside the Space Shuttle Challenger Disaster. University Press of Florida, (2009). 8vo. ¼ cloth and board, in djs. Near fine. Signed on title pages. Allen McDonald was director of the Space Shuttle SRM Project at Morton Thiokol Propulsion, Inc. ++ THE ALL-AMERICAN BOYS. Signed by the astronaut-author (Walt Cunningham/ Apollo 7) on title page. Simon & Schuster, (2003). 8vo. Boards, in dj. Short tears to top of ffep, otherwise near fine. ++ Provenance: The Donald Boggs Collection of Space Books and Flown Objects. 28 Lb.