By: Stark, Freya ; [Kim Roosevelt's copy]
New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1945
Edition: First American Edition
Seller ID: 42489
Condition: Very Good in Poor dust jacket
236 pages; Inscribed on ffep "Kim [Roosevelt] with love from / Grandmother R. / Dec 25, 1945" Clean and tight in original black cloth binding in poor dustjacket missing large sections, now in protective mylar cover. This book was inscribed by Edith Carow Roosevelt (1861 1948) to her grandson Kermit "Kim" Roosevelt, Jr. (1916 - 2000). Edith Carow Roosevelt was the second wife of President Theodore Roosevelt and served as First Lady of the United States during his presidency from 1901 to 1909. She hired McKim, Mead & White to undertake a renovation of the White House and ins... View More...