New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, [September, 1920].
First edition. Photographic frontispiece and 6 plates in each volume. 2 vols. 8vo. Fine in original green cloth, with toned near fine original jackets. Very minor rubbing to head of spine on first volume. Slight rubbing to head and tail of spine on second volume jacket. Bookplate and toning from jacket in second volume Item #317091
"For my dear daughter-in-law Dorothy, of whom my brother Theodore Roosevelt was so fond, & who is admired as well as loved by her mother-in-law Corrine Roosevelt Robinson Xmas 1920." Corrine Roosevelt Robinson (1861 – 1933), a poet, was the sister of President Theodore Roosevelt, and a beloved aunt of first lady Eleanor Roosevelt. Dorothy Robinson (née Jordan), was married to Corrine's son, Monroe Douglas Robinson, who wrote a book about his childhood.
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