SIX MAGAZINE FIRST APPEARANCES OF THEODORE ROOSEVELT

By: Theodore Roosevelt; Howard Pyle and Reginald Birch

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Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; Roosevelt, Theodore; Pyle, Howard et al. St. Nicholas For Young Folks. May 1895. The Century Co. New York: 1895. Printed at the De Vinne Press. Decorative wraps. Black and white illustrations throughout, including some by Howard Pyle and Reginald Birch. Each a single issue of this magazine intended for a juvenile/child audience, featuring 'Daniel Boone and the Founding of Kentucky,' by Theodore Roosevelt, perhaps the first installment of his Hero Tales from American History; chapters 40-42 of "Jack Ballister's Fortunes,' written and illustrated by Howard Pyle; and work by many other others. VG condition. Wraps with minor aging but clean. Some creasing along the extremities. Minor chipping and tearing to the edges, with the head and tail of the spine split and chipped. Interior clean and solid. 7.5" x10". Unopened [uncut]. The first appearance of this piece. Hero Tales were written in 1895 before Roosevelt left his civil service job to become Police Commissioner of New York. Roosevelt wrote fourteen of the twenty-six chapters of which 8 were written for this book. The other SIX APPEARED ORIGINALLY IN ST NICHOLAS MAY-OCTOBER 1895. May Daniel Boone, June George Rogers Clark, July King's Mountain, August Cruise of the Wasp, September Remember the Alamo, October Lieutenant Cushing and the Ram... Senator Lodge wrote the remaining 12 chapters. [from Works of Theodore Roosevelt, Vol 9] by Roosevelt, Theodore. Additional Roosevelt first appearances included in the lot are: Roosevelt, Theodore; Pyle, Howard et al. St. Nicholas For Young Folks. June 1895. The Century Co. New York: 1895. Printed at the De Vinne Press. Decorative wraps. Black and white illustrations throughout, including some by Howard Pyle, J. C. Beard and Reginald Birch. A single issue of this magazine intended for a juvenile/child audience, featuring 'George Rogers Clark and the Conquest of the Northwest,' by Theodore Roosevelt, the second installment of his Hero Tales from American History; chapters 42-44 of "Jack Ballister's Fortunes,' written and illustrated by Howard Pyle; and work by many other others. GOOD+ condition. Minor soiling, toning and foxing to the wraps. Some creasing along the extremities. Minor chipping and tearing to the edges, with the head and tail of the spine split and chipped, suffering an inch of loss at the tail. Interior clean and solid. : : Roosevelt, Theodore; Pyle, Howard; Carruth, Hayden et al. St. Nicholas For Young Folks. July 1895. The Century Co. New York: 1895. Printed at the De Vinne Press. Decorative wraps. Black and white illustrations throughout, including some by Howard Pyle. E. W. Kemble and Reginald Birch. A single issue of this magazine intended for a juvenile/child audience, featuring "King's Mountain," by Theodore Roosevelt, the third installment of his Hero Tales from American History; chapters 45-46 of "Jack Ballister's Fortunes,' written and illustrated by Howard Pyle; "Alice," a poem by Hayden Carruth and work by many other others. GOOD condition. Minor soiling, toning and foxing to the wraps. Moderate toning. Small area of whitish paint drops/streak to the upper front cover. Some creasing along the extremities. Moderate to heavy chipping and tearing to the edges, mostly along the bottom edge, with the head and tail of the spine split, chipped and suffering some loss. Interior clean and solid. Very faint dampstain along the top edge. Staples rusted in the interior. : : Roosevelt, Theodore; Pyle, Howard et al. St. Nicholas For Young Folks. August 1895. The Century Co. New York: 1895. Printed at the De Vinne Press. Decorative wraps. Black and white illustrations throughout, including some by Howard Pyle and Reginald Birch. A single issue of this magazine intended for a juvenile/child audience, featuring "Hero Tales from American History. IV. The Cruise of the Wasp," by Theodore Roosevelt, the fourth installment of his Hero Tales from American History; chapters 47-49 of "Jack Ballister's Fortunes,' written and illustrated by Howard Pyle; and work by many other others. GOOD+ condition. Minor soiling, toning, staining and foxing to the wraps. Some creasing along the extremities. Minor chipping and tearing to the edges, with the head and tail of the spine split and chipped. Interior clean and solid. : : Roosevelt, Theodore; Pyle, Howard et al. St. Nicholas For Young Folks. September 1895. The Century Co. New York: 1895. Printed at the De Vinne Press. Decorative wraps. Black and white illustrations throughout, including some by Howard Pyle, E. W. Kemble and Reginald Birch. A single issue of this magazine intended for a juvenile/child audience, featuring "Remember the Alamo! ," by Theodore Roosevelt, the fifth installment of his Hero Tales from American History; the last part of "Jack Ballister's Fortunes,' written and illustrated by Howard Pyle; and work by many other others, including rhymes of the state, Arizona and Indian Territory, by Garrett Newkirk. GOOD condition. Minor soiling, toning, staining and foxing to the wraps. Some creasing along the extremities. Minor chipping and tearing to the edges, with the head and tail of the spine split and chipped. This includes a 2 1/2 inch tear along the upper hinges. Minor scattered staining in the interior. Roosevelt, Theodore et al. St. Nicholas For Young Folks. October 1895. The Century Co. New York: 1895. Printed at the De Vinne Press. Decorative wraps. Black and white illustrations throughout, including some by E. W. Kemble and Reginald Birch. A single issue of this magazine intended for a juvenile/child audience, featuring "Hero Tales from American History. Lieutenant Cushing and the Ram Albemarle," by Theodore Roosevelt, the sixth installment of his Hero Tales from American History; rhymes of the state, Nebraska and Kansas, by Garrett Newkirk; and work by many other others. Also present is an Art Nouveau style ad done by Louis Rhead, the noted poster artist and book illustrator. GOOD condition. Minor soiling, toning, staining (at the staples) and foxing to the wraps. Some creasing along the extremities. Minor chipping and tearing to the edges, with the head and tail of the spine split and chipped. Interior clean and solid. Heavy offsetting from newspaper clippings at the states rhymes section.

Title: SIX MAGAZINE FIRST APPEARANCES OF THEODORE ROOSEVELT

Author Name: Theodore Roosevelt; Howard Pyle and Reginald Birch

Illustrator: Illustrated by Howard Pyle

Categories: Outdoors,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: The Century Co.: 1895

Binding: Magazine

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 36344