THE OUTLOOK: An Illustrated Weekly of Current Life; Vol. 141, No. 17, December 23, 1925. Rockwell Kent, Theodore Roosevelt.
THE OUTLOOK: An Illustrated Weekly of Current Life; Vol. 141, No. 17, December 23, 1925.
THE OUTLOOK: An Illustrated Weekly of Current Life; Vol. 141, No. 17, December 23, 1925.

THE OUTLOOK: An Illustrated Weekly of Current Life; Vol. 141, No. 17, December 23, 1925.

New York: The Outlook Company, 1925. First edition. Cover illustration from a pen-and-ink drawing by Kent, "Circling the Christmas Tree." Includes double-page spread of illustrations for "The Proposed Roosevelt Memorial in Washington, Designed by John Russell Pope." The proposed memorial (never built) was to be a white granite fountain with "a shaft of water which rises 200 feet into the air" decorated at its base with "prows of ancient ships, symbolic of the far-reaching influence of Roosevelt's life." Also includes commentary from the editors on the timing of a memorial to Roosevelt (p.624). Covers are good though edgeworn and with few small stains, interior is fine.
Item #56204

Price: $75.00

See all items in ILLUSTRATED, MAGAZINE, POLITICS
See all items by ,