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  • First Edition of Winston Churchill's London To Ladysmith Via Pretoria

    CHURCHILL, Winston Spencer.

    London To Ladysmith Via Pretoria.

    London: Longmans, Green, 1900.

    First edition of Churchill’s fourth book and personal record of his impressions during the first five months of the Second Boer War. Octavo, bound in three quarters morocco over marbled boards, gilt titles and tooling to the spine, raised bands, with three folding maps (one printed in color). In near fine condition.

    Price: $1,150.00     Item Number: 115789

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  • First Edition of Winston Churchill's London To Ladysmith Via Pretoria

    CHURCHILL, Winston Spencer.

    London To Ladysmith Via Pretoria.

    London: Longmans, Green, 1900.

    First edition of Churchill’s fourth book and personal record of his impressions during the first five months of the Second Boer War. Octavo, in original cloth, with three folding maps (one printed in color). In very good condition.

    Price: $800.00     Item Number: 119411

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  • First Edition of Theodore Roosevelt's African Game Trails; in the Scarce original dust jacket

    ROOSEVELT, Theodore.

    African Game Trails. An Account of the African Wanderings of an American Hunter-Naturalist.

    New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1910.

    First edition of Theodore Roosevelt’s classic work. Octavo, original cloth, gilt top edge, photogravure frontispiece, illustrated, 48 plates, map of Roosevelt’s route and hunting trips in Africa. Near fine in the original dust jacket with some chips and wear to the extremities. This is the first example we have seen in the dust jacket. Rare and desirable.

    Price: $2,800.00     Item Number: 98470

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  • First Edition of Theodore Roosevelt's Through the Brazilian Wilderness; Inscribed by Him

    ROOSEVELT, Theodore.

    Through the Brazilian Wilderness.

    New York: Charles Scribners Sons, 1914.

    First edition of this classic adventure taken by Theodore Roosevelt. Octavo, original cloth. Illustrated from photographs taken by Kermit Roosevelt and other members of the expedition, frontispiece with tissue-guard; 3 maps, including 1 folding in the rear. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper, “Inscribed for Master Coleman Williams with the best wishes of Theodore Roosevelt January 21st 1916.” With Williams’s bookplate above, a portrait of Roosevelt to the pastedown, and another inserted opposite copyright page. In very good condition with some wear to the crown of the spine. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. One of the more difficult titles in the Roosevelt canon to find signed and inscribed.

    Price: $6,000.00     Item Number: 109452

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