2/so. Profusely illustrated with photos covering all six manned Mercury flights. SIGNED BY CARPENTER, COOPER, AND SCHIRRA on title page: "Scott R. Carpenter, Aurora 7," and "Wally Schirra, Sigma 7," and with "Original Mercury 7 Astronaut, Gordon Cooper." (6) " /> [PERIODICALS]. <I>Life.</I> Cover stories on each Mercury flight listed, autographed.</I> All from Time, Inc. Chicago. 18 May 1962, "New Hero for Orbit." SIGNED BY SCOTT CARPENTER on cover -- 1 June 1962, "55 Minutes That Lasted Forever" by Rene Carpenter. A personal story on the flight by Carpenter's wife. SIGNED BY SCOTT CARPENTER on cover -- 8 June 1962, "His Full Personal Story of the Orbit" by Carpenter. A first-person story of the Aurora 7 flight with in-flight photos. SIGNED BY SCOTT CARPENTER on cover -- 26 October 1962, "Schirra Tells His Own Story" by Schirra. A first-person story of the Sigma 7 flight -- 24 May 1963, "His Flight Heralds a Fantastic Era of Shrinking Time." The story of Gordon Cooper's upcoming flight. SIGNED BY GORDON COOPER with "Faith 7" on cover -- 31 May 1963, "I Was Cool Too," by Trudy Cooper. A personal story on the flight by Cooper's wife. SIGNED BY GORDON COOPER with "Back from Mercury 9 in Hawaii" on cover -- LIFE Project Mercury. Time Inc., New York, 1964. <I>2/so.</I> Profusely illustrated with photos covering all six manned Mercury flights. SIGNED BY CARPENTER, COOPER, AND SCHIRRA on title page: "Scott R. Carpenter, Aurora 7," and "Wally Schirra, Sigma 7," and with "Original Mercury 7 Astronaut, Gordon Cooper." (6) | Christie's