First Edition of Theodore and Kermit Roosevelt's East of the Sun and West of the Moon
East of the Sun and West of the Moon.
Roosevelt, Theodore and Kermit.
Item Number: 67842
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1926.
First edition of Theodore and Kermit Roosevelt’s account of an adventurous trip to Kashmir, Turkestan, and the Himalayan Passes. Octavo, original cloth, illustrated with photographs by Kermit Roosevelt. Near fine in a very good price-clipped dust jacket. Uncommon in the original jacket.
East of the Sun and West of the Moon is a record of the adventurous journey of the Roosevelt brothers to the “roof of the world” in search of curious specimens of game. The chapters are alternately written by Theodore and Kermit with the well-known Roosevelt touch of adventure and scientific enthusiasm.