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PHOTOGRAPH OF GENERAL MATTHEW R. RIDGWAY, SIGNED BY RIDGWAY

by Ridgway, General Matthew R.

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Published
1957
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Fine-
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First Edition
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Evanston, Illinois: Unpublished, 1957. Black and white photograph of General Ridgway and two other men. To the general's right is a young Bob O'Brien, who many years later was Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs in the Reagan Administration. I have not yet identified the person to Ridgway's left. In all likelihood the photograph was… Read more
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PHOTOGRAPH OF ACTOR JIMMY STEWART, INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY STEWART

by Stewart, James

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Published
1965
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£253.44

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Andrews Air Force Base: Unpublished, 1965. Black and white photograph of famous actor and Air Force brigadier general Jimmy Stewart. Signed by Stewart and warmly inscribed by him to Air Force Captain Bob O'Brien: "To Capt Bob O'Brien with my thanks and best wishes. Jimmy Stewart." At the time O'Brien was the Chief of Public Affairs for… Read more
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cover of CHAMPIONS OF THE ROUND TABLE [Signed, with Original Drawing by Pyle]

CHAMPIONS OF THE ROUND TABLE [Signed, with Original Drawing by Pyle]

by Pyle, Howard

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Published
1905
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1905. xviii, 329 pages. On the verso of the frontispiece is an ink drawing of a woman by Howard Pyle. SIGNED. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Illus. by Howard Pyle. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.
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cover of THE CORRECTIONS

THE CORRECTIONS

by Franzen, Jonathan

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Published
2008
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition Thus
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£105.60

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Norwalk, Connecticut: The Easton Press, 2008. 566 pages. Octavo. First edition thus. A typical Easton Press gift edition, beautifully bound in full burgundy leather, decorated in gilt. All edges gilded. Lovely silk moire covered endpapers. A beautiful gift edition of Franzen's magnum opus, and it is SIGNED by the author. Perhaps Wikipedia best… Read more
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cover of DOVE AT THE WINDOWS: Last Letters of Four Quaker Martyrs

DOVE AT THE WINDOWS: Last Letters of Four Quaker Martyrs

by [Michael McCurdy] Stevenson, Marmaduke, William Robinson, Mary Dyer, and William Leddra (foreword by George Selleck)

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Published
1973
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Collectible-Fine
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First Edition
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£156.29

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Lincoln, Massachusetts: Penmaen Press, 1973. (28) pages. Limited edition: number 155 of 200 copies, signed by Michael McCurdy on the colophon page. The book was designed by McCurdy and printed in letterpress, with five McCurdy wood engravings printed from the original blocks. This was the third book published by Penmaen Press. An unread copy in as-new… Read more
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THE GOOD OLD DAYS: A Short History o Soddy, Daisy, and Montlake

by Smith, Steve

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Published
1993
Condition
Fine-
Edition
Second Edition
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£54.91

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Soddy, Tennessee: Self Published, 1993. 175 pages. Profusely illustrated Tennessee local history. SIGNED and dated by the author. The book is clean and tight, with a previous owner's name on the back of the front cover... SIGNED. Second Edition. Paperback. Fine-. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Book.
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cover of A GALLERY OF CHILDREN (Signed Limited Edition)

A GALLERY OF CHILDREN (Signed Limited Edition)

by Milne, A. A.

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Published
1925
Condition
Collectible-Fine-
Edition
First U. S. Edition
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£739.20

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New York: David McKay, 1925. 105 pages + 12 color plates. Limited edition: number 276 of 500 copies SIGNED by Milne. This is the very scarce American issue, with Stanley Paul & Co. on the title page but bound in the blue cloth-covered boards, with David McKay on the spine. The book is clean, bright, and… Read more
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CHARLES H. NIEPOTH'S ARCHIVE OF FORD MOTOR COMPANY MATERIAL (1947-1958)

by Ford, Henry, II; Harold T. Youngren; and Others

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Published
1947
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Collectible-Very Good+
Edition
Original
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£844.80

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Dearborn, Michigan: Unpublished, 1947. In 1947 longtime (1906-1958) Ford Motor Company employee Charles H. Niepoth donated a large collection of papers that now constitute the Charles H. Niemoth Papers , 1906-1947 at the Benson Ford Research Center in Dearborn. On offer here is a small archive of papers and photographs that Niepoth gathered between 1947 and his retirement from… Read more
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SIGNED PHOTOGRAPH OF ASTRONAUT ROBERT F. OVERMYER

by Overmyer, Robert F.

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Published
1971
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Collectible-Fine
Edition
First Edition
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£84.48

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Washington D. C.: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1971. Official NASA black and white photograph of astronaut Robert Overmyer, who has boldly inscribed and signed the photo: "To Lee Saegesser with good wishes. Bob Overmyer."  Provenance: from the collection of Lee Saegesser, Chief Archivist from 1967 until 1997 in the Washington, DC NASA Headquarters History Office.   Photo and autograph are… Read more
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SIGNED PHOTOGRAPH OF ASTRONAUT ROBERT A. PARKER

by Parker, Robert A.

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Published
1972
Condition
Collectible-Fine
Edition
First Edition
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Washington D. C.: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1972. Official NASA black and white photo of Parker that is signed by him without inscription. Provenance: from the collection of Lee Saegesser, Chief Archivist from 1967 until 1997 in the Washington, DC NASA Headquarters History Office.  Included with the signed photo is a postal cover with a cachet honoring… Read more
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ORIGINAL TYPED AGENDA FOR 1940 FORD MOTOR COMPANY CHRISTMAS SERVICE, APPROVED AND SIGNED BY HENRY FORD

by Ford, Henry

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Published
1940
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Collectible-Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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£2,492.16

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Dearborn, Michigan: Unpublished, 1940. A typed agenda for a Christmas 1940 Ford Motor Company ceremony planned by Ford employee Bernard Deplanche. The agenda was personally approved by Henry Ford, who has SIGNED the agenda and written the word "Good." Provenance: from the collection of longtime (1906-1958) Ford Motor Company employee Charles H. Niepoth. Purchased from his granddaughter… Read more
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cover of AUTOGRAPHED PHOTOGRAPH OF U. S. SENATOR HARRY F. BYRD, JR.

AUTOGRAPHED PHOTOGRAPH OF U. S. SENATOR HARRY F. BYRD, JR.

by Byrd, Harry F., Jr.

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Published
1980
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
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Washington, DC: Unpublished, 1980. Black and white photograph of Byrd, boldly SIGNED and inscribed in felt-tip pen by the Virginia politician. The autograph is bright and unfaded. The photograph is bright and uncreased, with a few marks outside the image in the white border.. SIGNED. First Edition. Unbound. Very Good+. 10" X 8". Manuscript.
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PHOTOGRAPH OF APOLLO 11 ASTRONAUTS SIGNED BY MIKE COLLINS

by Collins, Michael

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Published
1970
Condition
Collectible-Fine-
Edition
First Edition
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£443.52

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Washington D. C.: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1970. NASA archive copy of a photograph of the Apollo 11 astronauts speaking before a joint session of Congress on September 16, 1969. Speaking at the moment of this photo was the late Michael Collins (1930-2021). The photo is SIGNED by Collins in the bottom margin beneath his image. … Read more
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50 VILLE DEL NOSTRO TEMPO

by Aloi, Roberto [Aldo Giurgola and Ehrman Mitchell]

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Published
1970
Condition
Collectible-Fine-
Edition
First Edition
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Milan, Italy: Ulrico Hoepli Editore, 1970. viii, 351 pages. 4to. Text in both Italian and English. First edition. Profusely illustrated survey of 50 single-family isolated houses (i.e. villas) around the world selected by Aloi as among the best modernist designs. One of those villas was the Chestnut Hill, Pennsylvania home of Mrs T. R. White… Read more
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TYPED LETTER SIGNED BY GLENN SEABORG, CHAIRMAN OF THE ATOMIC ENERGY COMMISSION

by Seaborg, Glenn T.

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Published
1968
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Collectible-Very Good
Edition
Original
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Washington D. C.: Unpublished, 1968. A brief typed note on official Atomic Energy Commission stationery addressed to Lee Saegesser, thanking him for his own letter.  The letter is dated March 24, 1968 and is boldly signed by Seaborg.  Accompanied by the official envelope in which it was mailed--also dated March 24.  Provenance: from the collection of Lee Saegesser, Chief Archivist… Read more
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TYPED LETTER SIGNED BY HUGH S. JOHNSON, HEAD OF THE NATIONAL RECOVERY ADMINISTRATION (NRA)

by Johnson, Hugh S.

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Published
1934
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Collectible-Very Good
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Original
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Washington D. C.: Unpublished, 1934. A typed letter (TLS) on official National Recovery Administration stationery addressed to Willoughby N. Offley, thanking him for his support and good work within the NRA. Johnson had just been fired by President Roosevelt, and the letter makes it clear that Offley also has lost his job in the agency. And this takes… Read more
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PHOTOGRAPH SIGNED BY MERCURY ASTRONAUT GORDON COOPER

by Cooper, Leroy Gordon

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Published
1960
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Collectible-Fine
Edition
Original
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£190.08

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Washington D. C.: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1960. Original 10" X 8" black and white photograph that is SIGNED, without inscription, by Mercury 7 astronaut Scott Carpenter.  The photograph probably was taken in 1960, and this print probably was signed not long after that because Cooper signed it, "Leroy G. Cooper."  Later autographs used the middle name or just… Read more
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cover of POSTCARD SIGNED BY BUNNY YEAGER

POSTCARD SIGNED BY BUNNY YEAGER

by Yeager, Bunny

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Published
1991
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Collectible-Fine
Edition
First Edition
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£63.36

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Miami, Florida: Bunny Yeager, 1991. Original promotional postcard for famous Florida photographer and model Bunny Yeager that is signed by Yeager. The postcard is in virtually as-new condition.. SIGNED. First Edition. Paper. Collectible-Fine. Illus. by Bunny Yeager. 5 1/2" X 4 1/4". Manuscript.
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TYPED LETTER SIGNED BY APOLLO 15 ASTRONAUT JIM IRWIN

by Irwin, James B. "Jim"

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Published
1977
Condition
Collectible-Fine
Edition
First Edition
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Colorado Springs, Colorado: Unpublished, 1977. Original typed letter on the official stationery of "High Flight," Jim Irwin's religious/charitable organization.  In the letter Irwin thanks Lee Saegesser for assistance he provided as NASA archivist.  Attached in a photocopy of Saegesser's reply letter, which includes a note written by Saegesser for his own records.  Both letters are in excellent condition. PROVENANCE:… Read more
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SIGNED PHOTOGRAPH OF ASTRONAUT KARL HENIZE

by Henize, Karl G.

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Published
1974
Condition
Collectible-Fine
Edition
First Edition
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£80.26

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Washington, D. C.: National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), 1974. Official NASA black and white photograph of the scientist-astronaut Karl Gordon Henize (1926-1993). Inscribed "To Lee Saegesser, Best regards" and SIGNED "Karl G. Henize.". PROVENANCE: from the collection of Lee Saegesser, Chief Archivist from 1967 until 1997 in the Washington, DC NASA Headquarters History Office. Included… Read more
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