Limited edition of Roosevelt In The Kansas City Star: War-Time Editorials by Theodore Roosevelt.
Octavo, xlvii, 295pp. Maroon paper boards, black cloth spine, title in gilt on spine. Embossed ownership mark on title page, otherwise fine. Most leaves unopened. Housed in the publisher’s slipcase, title label on spine, light shelf wear. From a limited edition of 375 copies printed on large paper, this being number 78. A fine example.
Former president Theodore Roosevelt joined the staff of the Kansas City Star on October 1st, 1917. He contributed numerous articles on global events, the ongoing war in Europe, domestic political matters and topics of his choosing. His last contribution regarding Woodrow Wilson’s League of Nations was on January 13, 1919, the Friday before his death in Oyster Bay, NY.