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Diplomatic-Consular edition 1/50  

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The Winning of the West

Roosevelt, Theodore

New York

G.P. Putnam's Sons



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

Light wear, rubbing and light bumps at spine ends and corners, a few spots within, a few minor creases to maps; near fine.

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