FISHING MOMENTS OF TRUTH [and] HUNTING MOMENTS OF TRUTH [Kermit Roosevelt Jr.'s copy] [Two Volume set in slipcase]

By: Peper, Eric ; and Jim Rikhoff ; [Kermit "Kim" Roosevelt Jr.]

Price: $349.94

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Autograph; xii, (2), 207; xii, (2), 208 pages; A limited edition two volume set in original red slipcase. This is No. 16 of an edition limited to only 750; each of these volumes in Signed on the limitation page by Jim Rikhoff and inscribed to Kim Roosevelt "with whom this editor has shared many a vicarious Moment of Truth (not necessarily fishing) thru the years." Like new in original bindings of burgundy leatherette spines with red boards. Colour frontispiece illustrations and black and white illustrations throughout by Milton C. Weiler. A collection of unique experiences from some of the best experienced hunters in the world. All of the stories were written especially for the hunting collection, including contributions by Kermit Roosevelt, Archibald Rutledge, Grits Gresham, Charles Waterman, Jack O'Connor and many others. Kermit "Kim" Roosevelt, Jr. (1916 - 2000) was the grandson of President Theodore Roosevelt and was the mastermind of the Central Intelligence Agency's Operation Ajax, which orchestrated the coup against Iran's democratically-elected Mohammed Mossadegh administration, and returned Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, the Shah of Iran, to Iran's Peacock Throne in August 1953 for the purpose of returning Western control of Middle Eastern oil supplies. ; Signed by Author

Title: FISHING MOMENTS OF TRUTH [and] HUNTING MOMENTS OF TRUTH [Kermit Roosevelt Jr.'s copy] [Two Volume set in slipcase]

Author Name: Peper, Eric ; and Jim Rikhoff ; [Kermit "Kim" Roosevelt Jr.]

Categories: Sports and Games, Nature and Science, History and Travel, Literature, Signed and Association Copies, Illustrated Books, Americana and American History, Hunting and Fishing,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Winchester Press: 1973

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Inscription: Signed by Author

Size: 4to 11" - 13" tall

Seller ID: 40658

Keywords: Hunting Stories Fishing Stories Big Game Hunting Famous Hunters and Sportsmen Kermit Roosevelt