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Apollo 7 — "Why Blind Yourself?" 
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 4,000 USD
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137
Apollo 7 — "Why Blind Yourself?" 
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 4,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

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Apollo 7 — "Why Blind Yourself?" 

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SIGNED and INSCRIBED by WALTER CUNNINGHAM: "'SO DID I STARE AT THAT LAST BLAZE OF LIGHT UNTIL I HEARD THE WORDS: "WHY BLIND YOURSELF BY LOOKING FOR WHAT HAS NO PLACE UP HERE?"' DANTE, 'PARADISO' WALK CUNNINGHAM OCT. 1968 APOLLO 7"

The lines were taken from Canto XXV of Dante's Paradiso (or "Heaven"), the third and final part of his Divine Comedy, following the Inferno and the Purgatorio

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