SIGNED LIMITED FIRST EDITION OF ELEANOR ROOSEVELT’S THIS I REMEMBER
ROOSEVELT, Eleanor. This I Remember. New York: Harper & Brothers, (1949). Large octavo, original blue cloth, paper spine label, original acetate, original slipcase. $2800.
Signed limited first edition, number 472 of only 1000 copies printed on special paper and signed by Eleanor Roosevelt, a beautiful copy.
"Franklin often used me to get the reflection of other people's thinking," wrote Eleanor Roosevelt, "because he knew I made it a point to see and talk with a variety of people." This fascinating personal account of the Roosevelts' extraordinary life and times contains 41 photographic illustrations of the Roosevelt family, including a frontispiece of the First Lady, after a portrait taken circa 1944 by renowned photographer Yousuf Karsh. Edens B17.
One minor closed tear to original glassine. A fine copy.