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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, . First Edition Olive cloth with gilt lettering and medal in gilt on front cover. Illustrated with photographs. Roosevelt's classic account of his experience as Colonel of the First U. S. Volunteer Cavalry, the "Rough Riders," during the Spanish American War. This copy is SIGNED by the author at the top of the front free endpaper with no date or inscription. Roosevelt's most sought after book, very difficult to find signed, especially in the first edition. Owner name of W. B. Brownell on the middle of the front endpaper; some staining to rear endpaper. Front cover with some staining but gilt very bright as it is on the spine which is rubbed with a tear at the heel; some uneven sunning to the rear cover with light staining. About Very Good (Item ID: 019006)


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