"You must do the things you think you cannot do": First Edition of Eleanor Roosevelts On My Own; Signed By Her
On My Own: The Years Since The White House.
Item Number: 67848
New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1958.
First edition of Roosevelt’s last book of autobiography. Octavo, original blue cloth, illustrated with 16 pages of photographs. One of the advance signed presentation to friends of the author signed by Eleanor Roosevelt. Near fine in a good dust jacket with some wear and closed tears. Jacket design by Ben Feder.
"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).