First Edition of Theodore Roosevelt: The American; Inscribed by Theodore Roosevelt

  • Theodore Roosevelt: The American.

Theodore Roosevelt: The American.

$3,200.00

Item Number: 58092

London and New York: F. Tennyson Neely, 1899.

First edition of this early biography of Theodore Roosevelt. Octavo, original cloth, gilt titles to the spine, front panel, frontispiece of Roosevelt. Inscribed by Theodore Roosevelt on the front free endpaper in a contemporary hand, “Jeffrey Englehart, with regards of his father’s friend, Theodore Roosevelt.” An ownership stamp of the recipient below. In very good condition. Rare, this is the first example we have seen signed and inscribed by Roosevelt.

Theodore Roosevelt: The American covers the future President of the United States' life through the inauguration as Governor of New York.

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