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    Franklin D. Roosevelt. The Public Papers and Addresses of Franklin D. Roosevelt: with special introduction and explanatory notes by President Roosevelt. Compiled and collated by Samuel I. Rosenman. New York: Random House, 1938. Signed by Franklin D. Roosevelt on Volume I front free endpaper recto. 5 volumes. Large Octavo. Volume I - 911 pp., Volume II - 622 pp., Volume III - 564 pp., Volume IV - 675 pp., Volume V - 721 pp. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Uniformly bound in blue cloth, ruled in gilt with gilt lettering, with black and gilt spine label. Corners bumped, spines sunned. Endpapers slightly toned with minor tape residue, bookplate to front pastedown of all volumes. Internally clean. Volume I dust jacket with severe edgewear, small open tear in spine, heavy chipping to head and foot of spine panel, spine heavily sunned, top 0.5 inch of back panel missing, rear flap detached but present, toned overall, with amateur tape repairs. Volumes II-V dust jacket with moderate edgewear; spine panel sunned, toned overall, minor soiling. Very good.

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