FDR'S COPY, WITH HIS BOOKPLATE AND OWNERSHIP SIGNATURE
(ROOSEVELT, Franklin D.) ROBERTSON, William. Storia di America. Venezia, 1778. Two volumes bound in one.
Fine presidential association copy of the first Italian edition of Robertson's important history of America—"the standard history of the discovery of the New World"—President Franklin Delano Roosevelt's personal copy, with his bookplate and penciled ownership signature, dated 1907, and with his manuscript annotation: "A Rare Edition." From the renowned Americana collection of Mrs. Philip D. Sang. $5200.