Signed first edition of Theodore Rex by Edmund Morris.
Octavo, x, 772pp. Black hardcover, black cloth on spine with title in gilt. Stated “First Edition” on copyright page with full number line. In publishers first edition dust jacket, fine condition, with $35.00 on front flap, bright illustration of Theodore Roosevelt on front panel. Signed by author on title page.
Following the Pulitzer Prize winning “The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt” by Edmund Morris, Theodore Rex follows the presidency of Theodore Roosevelt from 1901-1909. This work was followed by “Colonel Roosevelt,” which details the final years of Roosevelt’s life.