Book Condition: As New in As New dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author & Illustrator
Size: Oblong 8vo
Publisher: New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 2009.
Illustrator: Illustrated by Wendell Minor
A beautiful first edition/first printing, SIGNED by both astronaut/author, Buzz Aldrin and illustrator, Wendell Minor directly on the title page. Illustrated laminated boards in pictorial dust-jacket. An unread As New copy in alike dust-jacket.
"Forty years have come and gone with amazing speed since the day Neil Armstrong and I first put our footprints in that powdery moondust on July 20, 1969." (Buzz Aldrin, afterword) The second man to walk the moon celebrates the anniversary of Apollo 11 with a space journey that begins with Copernicus and Galileo and encourages our dreams and imagination for the future ; Color Paintings; 40 pages.