A first edition of Oliver Cromwell by Theodore Roosevelt. Octavo, xi, , 260pp. Olive cloth, title in gilt on spine. Top edge gilt. Matching dates on title page and copyright page, both 1900. Spine slightly faded. Frontispiece portrait of Cromwell opposite title page, tissue covered. Clean text, no additional writings. (Wheelock, 10)
Comments: Theodore Roosevelt served as the 26th President of the United States. He was a prolific author, writing more than 18 books during his lifetime, beginning with “The Naval War of 1812” in 1882. His other notable works include The Winning of the West, African Game Trails, and The Rough Riders.