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    Franklin D. Roosevelt: Book Signed as New York Governor. Frank B. Lord and James William Bryan, Woodrow Wilson's Administration and Achievements, (Washington, D.C.: James William Bryan Press, 1921), 100 pages, 8" x 5.5", grey cloth covers. Front free endpaper inscribed. "Franklin D Roosevelt / Executive Mansion / Albany NY." Smeared fingerprint on page 46 is possibly FDR's. Light soiling to cover and bumps to spine's extremities. Fine condition.

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    A rare book from Franklin D. Roosevelt's personal Executive Mansion library while he was Governor of New York. The book measures 5 ½ x 8," with 100 pages (and FDR's fingerprint on page 46?), a limited edition book entitled Woodrow Wilson's Administration and Achievements, written by Frank B. Lord and James William Bryan, and published by James William Bryan Press, Washington, D.C., 1921. A rare and unique volume pertaining to FDR's former boss when he was Assistant Secretary of the Navy, a volume in his Gubernatorial library at Albany, New York.



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    June, 2008
    7th Saturday
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