New York: Random House, 1939. Five volumes, royal 8vo. Original grey morocco. A very good set with some light drying to leather, some flaking and slightwear, protected in mylar wrappers, internally clean and bright. Item #404793
FIRST EDITION, DELUXE LIMITED ISSUE, one of 500 sets, signed by FDR on the front free endpaper of volume one. The is the complete set as originally published: Eight additional volumes were published in 1950. The ultimate New York Politician, Roosevelt was born in Hyde Park in 1882 and served as the state's 44th governer from 1929 to 1932 before his ascension to the White House in 1933.