Lot 207 of 438:
Rough Riders Signed by Teddy Roosevelt  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$3,600
Estimate:
$600 - $900

Title:
The Rough Riders

Author:
Roosevelt, Theodore

Place:
New York

Publisher:
Charles Scribner's Sons

Date:
1899

Description:

xii, 298 pp. Numerous plates from photographs, plus one from a drawing by C.D. Gibson, and one from a painting by Frederick Remington. (8vo) original green cloth stamped in gilt, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. First Edition.

Signed by Roosevelt on the front free endpaper. Teddy Roosevelt's own account of his heroic actions in Cuba when he famously charged San Juan Hill, catapulting him to the Governorship of New York, the Vice Presidency and the White House.


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Condition:
Cloth sunned and a bit worn, a few spots of insect damage, glue repairs to cracked hinges; good.


 
Item number:
292181
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