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1 Space Resources for Teachers: Space Science: A Guide Outlining Understandings, Fundamental Concepts, and Activities
Washington National Aeronatics and Space Administration 1969 Wraps Very Good Paperback 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Mathematics/Graphs, Drawings 
Corners creased, else textblock is clean and tight. Creased corners, wear to head of spine. 144pp., including appendix. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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2 Binder, Otto O. (ed.) Space World The Monthly Magazine of Space News: April 1961
William Woolfolk 1961 Staple-bound Very Good Scientific Periodical 4to - Over 9 " -12" Tall B&W Photographs 
front cover photo of Capt. Robert White, pilot of the X-15; Pencil marking on upper right corner of front cover. Sticker residue on bottom right corner. Cover slightly shelf worn, and front cover is slightly detached from binding. Otherwise, very good, clean copy with puzzle and quiz left uncompleted. Issue includes "Wings into Space," "New Monitors for Astro-Science," "Space Weatherman," "Project Rover," "Missiletown, USA," "Mobots," "Lunar Colony," "Space Refueling," and "1: USSR; 2: USA; 3: ???" 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Space World The Monthly Magazine of Space News: February 1962, Binder, Otto O. (ed.)
3 Binder, Otto O. (ed.) Space World The Monthly Magazine of Space News: February 1962
William Woolfolk 1962 Staple-bound Very Good Scientific Periodical 4to - Over 9  B&W Photographs ; Front Cover Photo of President John F. Kennedy 
Aeromedical Library stamp on front cover, edges minimally sunned and shelfworn. Otherwise, very good, clean copy with puzzle and quiz left uncompleted. Issue includes "The Challenge of Space War, "'We Are Not Ready,'" "Man on the Hot Seat," by Geroge Kirk; "Telescope in Space," "Why We Must Beat the Russians to the Moon," "Picture News," "The Weapons Part I" by Robert Granville, "The Military Spaceman," by Otto O. Binder; "Prospects of Peace," by Norman Weale; "The Scientific Amateur," "Space Quiz," "Space Chimp," "Saturn Success," Spaceways Newsletter by Willy Ley, and "Spaceword Puzzle." 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Space World The Magazine of Space News: May 1962, Binder, Otto O.(ed.)
4 Binder, Otto O.(ed.) Space World The Magazine of Space News: May 1962
William Woolfolk 1962 Staple-bound Very Good Scientific Periodical 4to - Over 9 " -12" Tall B&W Photographs 
Aeromedical Library stamp on front cover, Small pencil marking on bottom left corner of front cover, top right corner of front cover chipped, Small tear top edge of front cover, front and back covers paper separation, edges minimally sunned and shelfworn. Otherwise, very good, clean copy with puzzle and quiz left uncompleted. Issue includes "Spaceways Newsletter," "The Truth About Khrushchev's Boasts", "America in Space", "Seven Saturns", "Iowa Wizard", "The Ultimate Engine", "How We'll Navigate in Space", "All About the X-15", "Walking in Zero-G Shoes", "Death Ray Weapons", "School for Astronauts", "Guides in Space", as well as the regular contents of letters, "Orbiting Around", "Question Box," "Names in the News", "What's New," "The Amateur Scientist," Book Reviews, "Jets and Rockets", "Space Quiz" and "Spaceword Puzzle". 
Price: 18.00 USD
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5 Brandt, John C.; Hodge, Paul W. Solar System Astrophysics
NY McGraw-Hill 1964 Second Printing Cloth Very Good No Jacket Ex-Library, Hardcover 4to - over 9" - 12" tall B&W Photographs & Drawings; One Folded Map 
Former Colorado College library book with usual markings, stickers, etc. Book block clean and tight. light to moderate shelf wear. 457pp., including index. 
Price: 7.71 USD
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Space World The Monthly Magazine of Space News: November - December 1963, Bremmer, Francis (ed.)
6 Bremmer, Francis (ed.) Space World The Monthly Magazine of Space News: November - December 1963
Ray Palmer 1963 Staple-bound Good+ Scientific Periodical 4to - Over 9 " -12" Tall B&W Photographs 
Aeromedical Library stamp on front cover as well as light pencil marking. Front cover is detached. Otherwise, in very good shape, pages and text block are clean and tight. Space quiz is left uncompleted. Issue includes "Can Man Survive in Space," "Do-It-Yourself Space Launch Vehicle," "Magnetohydrodynamics," "Million Pounds in Orbit," "Cryogenics," "Spur," "Space Suits," "Bacteria," and "Nuclear Propulsion." 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Space World The Magazine of Space News:  Sept.-Oct. 1963, Bremmer, Francis(ed.)
7 Bremmer, Francis(ed.) Space World The Magazine of Space News: Sept.-Oct. 1963
Ray Palmer 1963 Staple-bound Very Good Scientific Periodical 4to - Over 9 " -12" Tall B&W Photographs 
Purple stamp near top of front cover, one inch paper separation of front and back cover from binding (top and bottom), edges minimally sunned and shelfworn, upper right corners creased. Otherwise, very good, clean copy. Issue includes "Woman of Space", "Tiros VII--New Records", "Space Suits", "Space Industry Mourns Von Karman", "Beyond the Moon", "Moon Flight Rehearsal", "Titan II Squadron--Operational", "Big Spin", " Two X-15 Pilots Chosen", "The Man Rocket" , "News Photos", and "Some Radiobiological Aspects of Early Manned Space Flight". 
Price: 19.00 USD
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8 Brown, Louise The Sky: Spring and Summer Nights
NY The Woman's Press 1924 2nd Printing Stapled Wraps Very Good Booklet 12mo over 6" 7" tall 
top edge of the first few pages are bumped and lightly creased, else textblock is very clean and tight; the yapped-edge, blue covers are moderately edge-worn. 61p. 
Price: 8.99 USD
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9 Cleminshaw, Clarence H. Beginner's Guide to the Skies (A Month-By-Month Handbook for Stargazers and Planet Watchers)
New York Thomas Y. Crowell 1977 0690012144 / 9780690012149 1st Prtg. Cloth Very Good+ Good Hard Cover Octavo 
Very clean and tight binding and book block; dust jacket worn, rubbed, wrinkled and scuffed. 
Price: 5.34 USD
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10 Cromie, William Skylab : The Story of Man's First Station in Space
NY David McKay 1976 0679203001 / 9780679203001 6th Prtg. Cloth Good Good (in mylar) Ex-Library, Hard Cover 8vo - Over 7 3/4" -9 3/4 " Tall 
usual library stamps, stickers and labels; ep's slightly soiled from use; dj edges rubbed and wrinkled but protected by scuffed (but intact) brodart; dj glued to end papers; spine extremities rubbed, edges slightly worn. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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11 Dickinson, Terence Summer Stargazing: A Practical Guide for Recreational Astronomers, For Use Anywhere in North America Through 2010
Buffalo, NY Firefly Books 1996 1552090140 / 9781552090145 Paper Boards Very Good+ No Jacket Hard Cover 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Color Photographs & Drawings 
Book block clean and tight. 
Price: 5.77 USD
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12 Henrard, J. (ed. in chief) Celestial Mechanics & Dynamical Astronomy; An International Journal of Space Dynamics (Vol 68, No. 2, 1997)
Netherlands Kluwer Academic Publishers Group 1997 09232958 Wraps Very Good Journal 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Mathematics/Diagrams 
198pp. Textblock is clean and tight. Light creases on front cover, minimal edge and spine wearing. 
Price: 8.99 USD
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Marine Navigation; Piloting and Celestial and Electronic Navigation, Hobbs, Richard R.
13 Hobbs, Richard R. Marine Navigation; Piloting and Celestial and Electronic Navigation
Annapolis Naval Institute Press 1990 087021294X / 9780870212949 Third Edition/1st Printing Glossy Illustrated Boards Very Good+ Hard Cover 4to - over 9 Photographs/Graphs 
703pp.; including index. Textblock is clean and tight. Lightly character worn, minimally shelf worn. 
Price: 8.50 USD
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14 Lessing, Erich (a Pictorial Narration by); Leish, Archibald Mac (preface by); Lovell, Sir Bernard (intro. by) Discoveries of Space: A Pictorial Narration
Germany Herder and Herder 1969 Cloth Very Good+ Very Good (in mylar) Hardcover Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Photographs 
Illustrated end papers. Very clean binding and textblock. Sticker stain on fep. Price-clipped dust jacket with slight loss to extremities. 176p. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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15 Makower, Joel (ed.) The Air and Space Catalog (the complete sourcebook for everything in the universe)
NY Random House 1989 0394583272 / 9780394583273 First Edition/1st Prtg Cloth Very Good Good (in mylar) Ex-Library, Hard Cover 8vo - Over 7 3/4" -9 3/4 " Tall 
clean and tight ex-lib in mylar with usual stamps and labels. 332 pages, including index 
Price: 6.99 USD
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16 Mammana, Dennis Star Hunters; The Quest to Discover the Secrets of the Universe
Philadelphia Running Press 1990 0894718754 / 9780894718755 First Printing Paper-Covered Boards Very Good + Good+ Hardcover Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Photographs (color and b/w), Drawings 
Very clean and tight; other than slightly bumped corners, it's in great shape; 160 pp., including index; jacket has a little bit of shelf-wear, but is basically in very good shape. 
Price: 7.76 USD
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Astrophotography II: Featuring the Techniques of the European Amateur, Martinez, Patrick
17 Martinez, Patrick Astrophotography II: Featuring the Techniques of the European Amateur
Richmond, VA Willmann-Bell, Inc. 1987 0943396131 / 9780943396132 2nd Printing Glossy Boards Near Fine Hard Cover 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 
textblock immaculate and tight; boards lightly edge rubbed; black and white photographs throughout as well as several color photographs; no dust jacket; 174p., including index. 
Price: 8.25 USD
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18 Mitton, Simon (editor-in-Chief) The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Astronomy
NY Crown 1977 0517528061 / 9780517528068 First American Edition Cloth Very Good Good+ (mylar) Hard Cover Quarto 
A bit of foxing along the top margin of the front matter from the ffep to the introduction page; minimal wear to binding; 495 pages, including index. overall very clean and tight; dust jacket wrinkled, rubbed, and lightly chipped at the spine extremities. 
Price: 16.44 USD
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19 Nicolson, Iain Gravity, Black Holes and the Universe
NY John Wiley & Sons 1981 0470271116 / 9780470271117 Black Cloth Near Fine Near Fine (in mylar) Hard Cover 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Photos, Line Drawings 
Binding and dj show little to no shelf-wear; appears unread; from the library of Dr. John K. Sterrett, scientific advisor to pioneering rocket programs, with his book plate on fep; black and white photographs and illustrations throughout; 264 pages including index. 
Price: 7.75 USD
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20 Olmsted, Denison A Compendium of Astronomy; Containing the Elements of the Science, Familiarly Explained and Illustrated. Adapted to the Use of High Schools and Academies, and of the General Reader
NY Robert B. Collins 1856 New & Greatly Improved Edition Quarter Leather, Cloth Bds Fair Hardcover 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Diagrams 
Very aged, beat-up and character-soiled;. Penciled notes on front and rear end pages. Moisture stains throughout. Tear to top corner of several pages. Else somewhat clean and mostly tight, with several signatures shaken and starting; Moderately worn binding, loss to corners, fraying/chipping to head and foot of spine, paper on rear excised. 287p. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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