[Philadelphia?]: (Democratic National Committee?), [1937?]. Limited Edition. Color and b&w illustrations, ads. Full leather. Folio. 384 pages. Very Good. Bound in full mottled steerhide with title and recipient's name stamped in gilt on upper board, top edge gilt, full watered silk doublures. Shallow chips to head and heel of spine, shallow bumps to extremities, lower fore corner tip of upper board rubbed through. Upper joint a bit tender.
The signed limited edition of the souvenir book that recapped Roosevelt's reelection victory and Democrat gains in the 1936 national election. A souvenir book recapping President Roosevelt's victory and Democrat gains in the 1936 national election. Contains campaign speeches, profiles of candidates and cabinet members, records of accomplishment for departments in Roosevelt's first term, vintage advertising, and much more. Limitation notice is on handmade paper with illustration of the White House, SIGNED beneath by President Roosevelt. This copy (#798) was presented to Pennsylvania's first female Secretary of Health, Dr. Edith McBride-Dexter, with her name stamped in gilt at lower margin of upper board. The printing herein of Roosevelt's address to the New York Democratic State Convention at Syracuse on September 29, 1936 is likely its first published appearance in book form. HALTER T119.