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ROOSEVELT, Theodore.

Rare books by President Theodore Roosevelt, including first editions, copies in fine bindings, signed first editions and handsome library sets of his collected works.

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  1. African Game Trails.

    African Game Trails.

    An Account of the African Wanderings of an American Hunter-Naturalist
    First edition, trade issue, of "one of the most famous of all big-game hunting epics, this, with its larger than life sportsmen … almost continually in print until the 1930s … Roosevelt's total bag was enormous even by the liberal standards of that era" (Czech). Learn More
    £475

    Date of Publication: 1910

    Published: New York

    Stock Code: 115363

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  2. Through the Brazilian Wilderness.

    Through the Brazilian Wilderness.

    With Illustrations from Photographs by Kermit Roosevelt and Other Members of the Expedition.
    First edition, first impression. Very scarce in the dust jacket. Account of Roosevelt's "zoogeographic reconnaissance" with the Brazilian explorer Rondon to discover if the Rio da Dúvida ("River of Doubt"), flowed into the Amazon. Traversing some of the most dangerous territory of Amazonia the party was successful and the river was renamed Rio Roosevelt, sometimes Rio Teodoro, in his honour. Learn More
    £2,500

    Date of Publication: 1914

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    Stock Code: 68160

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  3. The Works. Memorial Edition.
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    The Works. Memorial Edition.

    Memorial Edition, number 135 of 1,000 sale copies (a further 50 were for presentation), signed by Edith Kermit Roosevelt, wife of Theodore, on the limitation leaf. A fabulous set in a fine contemporary binding. Learn More
    £12,500

    Date of Publication: 1923

    Published: New York

    Stock Code: 86418

    Signed: Yes

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