First Edition of Eleanor Roosevelt’s On My Own; Inscribed By Her

  • On My Own: The Years Since The White House.

On My Own: The Years Since The White House.

$975.00

Item Number: 4549

New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1958.

First edition. Octavo, original blue cloth. Inscribed by the author on the half title page, “Inscribed for Virginia Heathman with my warm good wishes Eleanor Roosevelt.” Paperclip indentation, still near fine in a very good dust jacket with a few small closed tears.

"Convinced that ‘when you cease to make a contribution, you die,’ she remained at the center of American and global politics for nearly two more decades She became a fearless international champion of progressive causes and perhaps the most influential American woman of the 20th century" (ANB).

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