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1 Mission Reports for the First Three American Manned Orbital Space Flights
Houston NASA 1962 
First Editions. Three volumes. Official NASA summaries of the manned Project Mercury flights beginning with John Glenn's profoundly historic maiden voyage on February 20, 1962, followed by the flights of Scott Carpenter on May 24, 1962, and Walter Shirra on October 3, 1962. Detailed information including prelaunch activities, spacecraft descriptions, flight operations, flight data, and postflight analyses. Profusely illustrated with photographs, diagrams, and drawings. Paperbound. Vol. 1 is somewhat faded at the spine with “Educational Programs file copy” written in ink on the front cover, else near fine. Volumes 2 and 3 are both fine. All are in original light blue printed wrappers. Uncommon. 
Price: 850.00 USD
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2 DABNEY, VIRGINIUS Liberalism in the South
Chapel Hill, NC The University of North Carolina Press 1932 
First Edition. Very good copy with some slight scuffing and spotting to the cloth and minor edge wear and front hinge starting with some fading to the spine without dust jacket. A study of political liberalism in the Southern states from the Jeffersonian Era, 1776 through the Civil War, and up into the New South, 1900 - 1932. Includes chapters on education, slavery, various political personalities, women's issues, literature, Darwinism, labor and industry, and the “Negro Problem”. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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3 HALTER, ERNEST J Collecting First Editions of Franklin Roosevelt. Contributions To An F.D.R. Bibliography. Foreword by Samuel I. Rosenman
Chicago Privately Printed For Subscribers 1949 
First Edition. Printed in the tiny edition of only 77 copies. 195 pages. Near fine with very light dust soiling in full cloth without dust jacket as issued. The only F.D.R. bibliography to date and rare. 
Price: 300.00 USD
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