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Guidon Books presents...

Teddy Roosevelt,
the Rough Riders, and
the Spanish - American War



All books now available on Teddy Roosevelt, the Rough Riders, and the Spanish-American War are on our new website

Revised August 17, 2017
  1. SOLD Theodore Roosevelt: A Memorial of Theodore Roosevelt New York Legislature, 1919. 131 p. $35.00

  2. SOLD Allen, Douglas. Frederic Remington and the Spanish-American War. Remington was an artist-correspondent during the war. Crown Publishers, 1971. Dust jacket. $35.00

  3. SOLD Beck, Henry Houghton. Cuba's Fight for Freedom and War with Spain. "Two Great Books in One Volume. Globe Bible Publishing Co., 1898. $22.50

  4. SOLD Bielakowski, Alexander M. US Cavalryman 1891-1920. Illustrated by Raffaele Ruggeri. Illustrated history ofering insights into the daily life of the American fighting cavalryman - focusing on the Spanish American War, Philippine Insurrection and World War I. Osprey Warrior 89. Osprey, 2004. Soft cover. $17.95

  5. SOLD Dierks, Jack Cameron. A Leap to Arms: The Cuban Campaign of 1898. 1st edition. J. B. Lippincott Co., 1970. Dust jacket. $27.50

  6. SOLD Donald, Aida D. Lion in the White House: A Life of Thodore Roosevelt. Masterfully chronicles the life of this fascinating man, politician and President. Basic Books, 2007. Dust jacket. $26.00

  7. SOLD Drinker, Frederick E. Theodore Roosevelt: His Life Work Washington, D.C.: National Pub., 1919. Reprint, 471 p. $25.00

  8. SOLD Field, Ron. Spanish-American War 1898. Brassey's History of Uniforms series. A thorough analysis of the U.S. Army and the Spanish and Filipino forces, with chapters detailing the range of their uniforms, weapons, and equipment, from the U.S. Marines and U.S. Cavalry to the exotic appearance of the Spanish guerillas and Filiino Bolomen. 1st English edition. Brassey's, 1998. Dust jacket. $32.95

  9. SOLD Fritz, Jean. Bully for You, Teddy Roosevelt. New York: Putnam, 1991. $15.95

  10. SOLD Goldstein, Donald M. and Katherine V. Dillon, et al. The Spanish - American War: The Story and Photographs. 1st edition, Centennial edition. Brassey's, 1998. Dust jacket. $29.95


  11. SOLD Grant, George. The Courage and Character of Theodore Roosevelt: A Hero Among Leaders. Explores the life and character of one of the most remarkable men, defining qualities that made Roosevelt an extraordinary leader. Cumberland House, 2005. Soft cover. $14.95

  12. SOLD Greater America: Heroes, Battles, Camps, Dewey Islands, Cuba, Porto Rico. These views of Cuba and the military camps are from the famous collection secured by the novelist and war correspondent Gilson Willets. F. Tennyson Neely, 1898. Cloth. $20.00


  13. SOLD Hagedorn, Hermann. The Roosevelt Family of Sagamore Hill. Alive with the magic of TR's inspiring personality, this is the story of the joys and struggles, the defeats and triumphs of the family that made headlines and history for a quarter of a century.Previous owner's inscription on front endsheet. Macmillian Company, 1954. Dust jacket with minor wear. $15.00

  14. SOLD Hagedorn, Hermann. Roosevelt in the Bad Lands. Previous owner's name on inside cover. 1st edition. Houghton Mifflin, 1921. Red cloth with warping. $55.00

  15. SOLD Hagedorn, Hermann. Rough Riders: A Romance of Theodore Roosevelt and the Spanish War. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1927. 1st ed. 508 p. $30.00

  16. SOLD Halstead, Murat. Full Official History of the War with Spain. Butler & Alger, 1899. $30.00

  17. SOLD Halstead, Murat. Our Country in War and Relations with all Nations - A History of War Times and American Heroes on Land and Sea. From the American Revolution through the Spanish-American War. Containing vivid description of the present foreign complications. Illustrated. United Subscription Book Publishers, 1898. Gray decorated cloth. $254.00

  18. SOLD Hobbs, William Herbert. Leonard Wood: Administrator, Soldier, and Citizen. With an introduction by Henry A. Wise Wood. G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1920. Blue cloth. $27.50

  19. SOLD Holme, John G. The Life of Leonard Wood. Doubleday Page, 1920. Loose spine. $22.00

  20. SOLD Iglehart, Ferdinand Cowle. Theodore Roosevelt: The Man as I Knew Him. Previous owner's name, dated 1925. A. Burt Co., 1919. Red cloth, speckled. $35.00

  21. SOLD Ingalls, John J. intro. America's War for Humanity Related in Story and Picture Embracing a Complete History of Cuba's Struggle for Liberty. N. D. Thompson, 1898. $25.00

  22. SOLD Jeffers, H. Paul. Colonel Roosevelt: Theodore Roosevelt Goes to War, 1897-1898. New York: Wiley, 1996. 1st ed. Dust jacket. $27.95 *

  23. SOLD The Journal of America's Military Past. Issue devoted to the Spanish-American War with articles by Matthew Brennan, Fred Greguras, Heidi Amelia-Ann Weber and John K. Mahon. Subjects include the common soldier, war camps and the army's medical department. Winter, 2000. $10.00 *

  24. SOLD Keithley, Ralph. Buckey O'Neill. The story of the legendary Arizona character who rode with Teddy Roosevelt and died while in Cuba. 2nd printing. Caxton Printers, 1949. Dust jacket. $75.00

  25. SOLD Konstam, Angus. San Juan Hill 1898: America's Emergence as a World Power. Illustrated history of the clashes at Las Guasimas and El Caney and the capture of San Juan Hill. Osprey Campaign No. 57. Osprey, 2005. Soft cover. $18.95.

  26. SOLD Langellier, John P. Uncle Sam's Little Wars: The Spanish-American War, Philippine Insurrection and Boxer Rebellion, 1898-1902. G.I. Series 15, The Illustrated History of the American Solder, His Uniform and His Equipment Series. Greenhill Books, 1999. Soft cover. $14.95

  27. SOLD Lindop, Edmund and Joseph Jares. White House Sportsmen. Section on Teddy Roosevelt. 1st edition. Houghton Mifflin, 1964. Dust jacket. $15.00 *

  28. SOLD Longworth, Alice Roosevelt. Crowded Hours: Reminiscences of Alice Roosevelt Longworth. Memories of Theodore Roosevelt's daughter. Charles Scribner's Sons, 1933. Red cloth. $22.50 *

  29. SOLD Maddox, Robert J. Teddy Roosevelt and the Rough Riders. Article in American History Illustrated November 1977. Wraps. $1.25

  30. SOLD Mahin, Mauree P. Life in the American Army from the Frontier Days to Army Distaff Hall. Rebound. Baker-Webster Printing Co., 1967. $45.00

  31. SOLD McCullough, David. Mornings on Horseback. The story of an extraordinary family, a vanished way of life and the unique child who became Theodore Roosevelt. The world of young Theodore Roosevelt from 1869 to 1886. Simon and Schuster, 2003. Soft cover. $16.00 *

  32. SOLD McElfresh Map Co. Santiago de Cuba, 1898. World Battlefields Watercolor Map Series. 1998. $14.95


  33. SOLD Millis, Walter. The Martial Spirit. Roosevelt's activities during the Spanish American War. Literary Guild of America, 1931. Red cloth, lightly faded. $12.50

  34. SOLD Nofi, Albert A. Spanish American War, 1898. Combined Books, 1996. 1st ed. 352 p. $24.95

  35. SOLD Ornig, Joseph R. My Last Chance to be a Boy: Theodore Roosevelt's South American Expedition of 1913-1914. 1st edition. Stackpole, 1994. Dust jacket. $29.95

  36. SOLD Otis, E. S. The Report of Maj. Gen. E. S. Otis, U. S. Army. September 1, 1899 to May 5, 1900, Military Governor of the Philippines. Ex.lib. Washington, 1900. In wraps, bound. $125.00

  37. SOLD O'Toole, G. J. A. The Spanish War: An American Epic - 1898. W. W. Norton & Co., 1984. Dust jacket. $20.00

  38. SOLD Renehan, Edward J., Jr. The Lion's Pride: Theodore Roosevelt and His Family in Peace War. A portrait of the first family that shows their grand idealism, heroic bravery, and reckless abandon. Drawn upon a wealth of previously unavailable materials, including letters and unpublished memoirs. 1st edition. Oxford University Press, 1998. Dust jacket. $40.00

  39. SOLD Riis, Jacob A. Theodore Roosevelt: The Citizen. New York: Outlook Co., 1904. 1st ed. $50.00

  40. SOLD Roosevelt, Theodore. American Bears: Selections from the Writings of Theodore Roosevelt. Edited with an introduction by Paul Schullery. Foreword by John A. Gable, Theodore Roosevelt Association. Colorado Associated University Press, 1983. Dust jacket. $22.50

  41. SOLD Roosevelt, Theodore. American Ideals with a Biographical Sketch by Gen. Francis Vinton Greene, Administration - Civil Service. Volume from the Works of Theodore Roosevelt, Executive Edition. Previous owner's label on front endsheet. P. F. Collier & Son. Blue cloth. $15.00 *

  42. SOLD Roosevelt, Theodore. A Book-Lover's Holidays in the Open. Charles Scribner's Son's, 1920. Brown embossed covering with moose in center, edges with wear. $20.00

  43. SOLD Roosevelt, Theodore. Frontier Types and In Cowboy-Land. Reprints of two articles illustrated by Frederic Remington. Filter Press, 1997. Wraps. $4.95

  44. SOLD Roosevelt, Theodore. Good Hunting: In Pursuit of Big Game in the West. Stamp of Field Memorial Library on title page. 1st edition. Harper & Brothers, 1907. Decorated cloth with tipped illustration on front board. $22.00

  45. SOLD Roosevelt, Theodore. Hunting the Grisly and Other Sketches. Volume from the Works of Theodore Roosevelt, Executive Edition. Previous owner's label on front endsheet. P. F. Collier & Son. Blue cloth. $25.00 *

  46. SOLD Roosevelt, Theodore. Hunting Trips of a Ranchman / Hunting Trips on the Prairie and in the Mountains. Single volume from an Executive Edition of the Works of Theodore Roosevelt. P. F. Collier. Blue cloth. $20.00

  47. SOLD Roosevelt, Theodore. Outdoor Pastimes of an American Hunter. Charles Scribner's Son's, 1920. Brown embossed covering with bighorn sheep in center, edges with wear. $35.00

  48. SOLD Roosevelt, Theodore. Ranch Life and the Hunting Trail. Illustrated by Frederic Remington. Century Co., 1897. Decorative creme cloth with discolored spine. $95.00

  49. SOLD Roosevelt, Theodore. Rank and File: True Stories of the Great War. Illustrated by Captain John W. Thomason, Jr. Charles Scribner's Sons, 1928. Spine worn at bottom, staining on bottom edge. $27.50

  50. SOLD Roosevelt, Theodore. The Romance of My Life: Theodore Roosevelt's Speeches in Dakota. Compiled by James F Vivian. This book examines the cowboy influence on TR and his trips to North Dakota. 1st edition. Remains of small label on inside front cover. Prairie House, 1989. Dust jacket. $15.00 *

  51. SOLD Roosevelt, Theodore. The Rough Riders. Introduction by Edmund Morris. From Teddy's detailed diary of the war. Modern Library, 1999. Soft cover. $12.95

  52. SOLD Roosevelt, Theodore. The Strenuous Life. Volume from the Works of Theodore Roosevelt, Executive Edition. Previous owner's label on front endsheet. P. F. Collier & Son. Blue cloth. $20.00 *

  53. SOLD Roosevelt, Theodore. Theodore Roosevelt: An Autobiography. Charles Scribner's Sons, 1920. Brown simulated leather with TR embossed on front cover, edges worn and spine loose. $30.00

  54. SOLD Roosevelt, Theodore. Theodore Roosevelt's Letters to His Children. Edited by Joseph Bucklin Bishop. Charles Scribner's Sons, 1919. Green cloth. $20.00

  55. SOLD Roosevelt, Theodore. The Wilderness Hunter. Volume from the Works of Theodore Roosevelt, Executive Edition. Previous owner's label on front endsheet. P. F. Collier & Son. Blue cloth. $20.00

  56. SOLD Roosevelt, Theodore. The Winning of the West. Alleghany edition. 4 volumes, with the Winning of the West bookplate as part of the endsheet. G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1900. Gilt edge, brown cloth with gilt image and lettering. Spine worn on top edges. $195.00

  57. SOLD Roth, Russell. Muddy Glory: America's 'Indian Wars' in the Philippines 1899-1935. Previous owner's name on inside front cover. Christopher Publishing House, 1981. Soft cover. $45.00

  58. SOLD The Santiago Campaign: Reminiscences of the Operations for the Capture of Santiago de Cuba in the Spanish-American War, June and July, 1898. Written by the participants in the campaign and published by the Society of Santiago de Cuba. Presentation copy signed. Half title page missing top half. Williams Printing Co., 1927. Navy cloth with gilt lettering. $65.00

  59. SOLD Sauers, Richard A. Pennsylvania in the Spanish American War: A Commemorative Look Back. Filled with photographs and illustrations of the men from Pennsylvania who served in the war. Pennsylvania Capitol Preservation Committee, 1998. Oversize soft cover. $12.95

  60. SOLD Schapsmeier, Edward and Frederick. Theodore Roosevelt's Cowboy Years. Article in the Journal of the West July 1966. $7.50

  61. SOLD The Spanish American War: The Story and Photographs. Written by Donald M. Goldstein, and Katherine V. Dillon, with J. Michael Wenger and Robert J. Cressman. The story of this war comes to life, combining rate photographs and illustrations with authoritative text and maps. 1st edition. Brasseys, 2000. Soft cover oversize. $19.95

  62. SOLD Stewart, J. C. Cowboys in Uniform: Uniforms, Arms and Equipment of the Rough Riders. Rough Riders Publishing Co., 1998. Wraps. $16.95

  63. SOLD Strock, James M. Theodore Roosevelt on Leadership: Executive Lessons from the Bully Pulpit. Meticulously researched and highly readable book which contains TR's philosophy of action. Forum, 2001. Dust jacket. $22.95

  64. SOLD Trask, David F. The War with Spain in 1898. A political and military history of that "splendid little war." University of Nebraska Press, 1997. Soft cover. $29.95

  65. SOLD Turner, T. A. Story of the Fifteenth Minnesota Volunteer Infantry. Minneapolis, Mn.: (1899) First Edition. Hinges cracked, slight wear Autographed by Capt. Charles E. Bond of Company I, contains complete Roster. $200.00

  66. SOLD Vogeler, Albert R. and Peter E. Oppenhuizen. Images of the Great White Fleet: Vintage Photographs of the U.S. Navy in the Roosevelt Era, 1898-1908. An exhibit catalog, October 16-November 30, 1988. University Library, California State University, Fullerton, 1988. Wraps. $5.00

  67. SOLD Wagenknecht, Edward. The Seven Worlds of Theodore Roosevelt. Introduction by Edmund Morris. A new edition of the classic biography publisd to commemorate the sesquicentennial of Theodore Roosevelt's Birth. Published in cooperation with the Theodore Roosevelt Assocation. 1st printing. Lyons Press, 2009. Dust jacket. $19.95 *

  68. SOLD Watterson, Henry. History of the Spanish-American War: Embracing a Complete Review of Our Relations with Spain. With numerous original engravings and colored plates. Courier-Journal, 1898. Worn blue cloth with loose spine. $45.00

  69. SOLD Wheeler, Gen. Joseph. Campaigns of Wheeler and his Cavalry 1862 - 1865 . . . to which is added his concise and graphic account of the Santiago Campaign of 1898. Reprint. Guild Bindery Press, nd. $32.00

  70. SOLD White, Richard D., Jr. Roosevelt the Reformer: Theodore Roosevelt as Civil Service Commissioner 1889-1895. Covers an often over-looked yet fascinating period of Roosevelt's life, using the immense collection of TR's correspondence and original sources as the Civil Service Commission files. University of Alabama Press, 2003. Dust jacket. $39.95

  71. SOLD Wister, Owen. Roosevelt: The Story of a Friendship. Macmillan Co., 1930. $25.00

  72. SOLD Young, Hon. James Rankin. Reminiscences and Thrilling Stories of the War by Returned Heroes . . . Contains vivid accounts of personal experiences by officers and men. Adminiral Dewey's report of the famous naval battle at Manila, graphic account by Admiral Schley of the Naval Battle at Santiago . . . Reminiscences of Life in Camp, Field and Hospital . . 1899. Embossed cover boards, worn on edges. $25.00

  73. SOLD Young, Kenneth Ray. The General's General: The Life and Times of Arthur MacArthur. Biography of a man whose extraordinary life spans the history of the United States from the Civil War through the Spanish-American War, being one of the first officers to be awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor. MacArthur served in the West in the 1870s. Westview Press, 1994. Dust jacket. $25.00

  74. SOLD Zimmermann, Warren. First Great Triumph: How Five Americans Made Their Country a World Power. Includes a section on Theodore Roosevelt. Uncorrected proof. 1st edition. Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2002. Soft cover. $15.00*


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