Book #15538

Magnificent Desolation - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Buzz Aldrin, Ken Abraham
Magnificent Desolation - 1st Edition/1st Printing. Buzz Aldrin, Ken Abraham.
Magnificent Desolation - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: As New in As New dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo
Publisher: New York: Harmony Books, 2009.
ISBN: 0307463451

First edition/first printing in unread As New condition in alike dustjacket. SIGNED by astronaut and author Buzz Aldrin directly on the half-title page.

"I slowly allowed my eyes to drink the unusual majesty of the moon. In its starkness and monochromatic hues, it was indeed beautiful. But it was a different sort of beauty than I had ever before seen. Magnificent, I thought, Magnificent Desolation" (from the dustjacket). The autobiography of the second man on the moon published 40 years after the first landing.

Price: $140.00

Author Bio

Buzz Aldrin

Buzz Aldrin (born January 20, 1930 as Edwin Eugene Aldrin, Jr.). American pilot and astronaut who landed the Lunar Module of Apollo 11, the first ever landing on the Moon, July 20, 1969. He was the second person to set foot on the Moon, after Mission Commander Neil Armstrong. In March 1972, Aldrin retired from active duty after 21 years of service.

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