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The Free Citizen: A Summons to Service of the Democratic Ideal by  Hermann (Editor)  Theodore; Hagedorn - First - 1956 - from Grimalkin Books (SKU: 000727)

The Free Citizen: A Summons to Service of the Democratic Ideal

The Free Citizen: A Summons to Service of the Democratic Ideal by  Hermann (Editor)  Theodore; Hagedorn - First - 1956 - from Grimalkin Books (SKU: 000727)

The Free Citizen: A Summons to Service of the Democratic Ideal

by Roosevelt, Theodore; Hagedorn, Hermann (Editor)

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  • First
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New York: Macmillan, 1956. This Stated First Printing is in Fine condition with a Fine unclipped dust jacket. (Click on photo.) I've placed the dust jacket into a Brodart protective sleeve. Hermann Hagedorn presents in this collection Teddy Roosevelt's essays on the true meaning of free government. The book is bound in black cloth with gold titles on the spine and a gold Roosevelt signature on the front panel. On the front endpapers, the book has a handsome bookplate from the original owner, as well as a written inscription, "Bought this at Sagamore Hill, Oyster Bay, L.I., N.Y." This historical site was Roosevelt's summer home. The book measures 5 7/8 by 8 1/2 inches and includes 238 pages.. First. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Bookseller
Grimalkin Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
000727
Title
The Free Citizen: A Summons to Service of the Democratic Ideal
Author
Roosevelt, Theodore; Hagedorn, Hermann (Editor)
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
Fine
Edition
First
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Macmillan
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1956
Keywords
United States Presidents
Bookseller catalogs
American Literature; American History; Biography and Autobiography;
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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Grimalkin Books

Grimalkin Books is located in Steelton, Pennsylvania, the first town south of Harrisburg. We specialize in older, unusual books and sets, often literary, artistic, or historical. "Grimalkin" is old English for an old gray cat, mainly because the owner, Bob Amsel, is a cat lover. All books subject to prior sale. Payment must be received within 10 days of the order or item will be returned to stock. We accept money orders, bank checks, personal checks (allow time to clear), PayPal or MasterCard/Visa through Biblio's credit card processing service. International orders must be paid in US dollars and can be paid via PayPal, credit card (through ABE), or International Postal Money Order. Your purchase will be carefully packaged to protect it during shipping. Books may not be returned just because the buyer has changed his mind. Only books with actual defects that were not mentioned by the seller in the listing may be returned. Please insure returns for their full value.

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