Lot 98 of 382:
Diplomatic-Consular edition 1/50  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$1,320
Estimate:
$1,500 - $2,000

Title:
The Winning of the West
Author:
Roosevelt, Theodore
Place:
New York
Publisher:
G.P. Putnam's Sons
Date:
1900
Description:

4 volumes. Illustrated with plates from old engravings, paintings, drawings, and other sources; folding maps. (8vo), original brown cloth stamped in gilt, top edges gilt, others untrimmed. Diplomatic-Consular Edition. One of 50 sets which had been specially made for members of the Diplomatic and Consular Service at the time the author was elected to the Vice-Presidency of the United States.

Presented to Henry H. Morgan, a career diplomat who had been posted as Consul, at the time of Roosevelt's election, to the northern Swiss canton of Aarau.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Light wear, rubbing and light bumps at spine ends and corners, a few spots within, a few minor creases to maps; near fine.
 
Item number:
306247a
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