SIGNED BY ELEANOR ROOSEVELT, LIMITED LARGE-PAPER FIRST EDITION OF THIS IS MY STORY
ROOSEVELT, Eleanor. This Is My Story. New York and London: Harper & Brothers, 1937. Tall octavo, original blue cloth, top edge gilt, uncut. Housed in a custom chemise and slipcase. $2400.
Signed limited large-paper first edition, number 155 of only 258 copies signed by Eleanor Roosevelt (of which only 250 copies were for sale), with over 40 illustrations.
Eleanor Roosevelt's This Is My Story begins with her childhood and covers the dramatic beginnings of her own and her husband's life in politics, culminating with the Democratic National Convention of 1924. Featuring over 40 photographic images of the Roosevelt family. Without original slipcase. Edens B8.
Interior clean, light spotting to cloth, a bit of toning to spine. An exceptionally good signed copy.