The Rough Riders, Theodore Roosevelt: Colonel of the First United States Volunteer Cavalry. First edition published by Charles Scribner's Sons, 1899 The personal account of President Teddy Roosevelt on his time during the Spanish -American war serving with the Rough Riders. 298 pages. Hardcover green cloth over boards with gold tone title and embossed image. 8 1/2 inches by 5 3/4 inches. Minor wear to corners and edges. Spine has moderate wear at bottom and heavy wear with small separation at top. All pages, illustrations and fly leaf remain intact and in very good to excellent condition. This is NOT a reprint of the original this is the 100+ year old rough page cut first edition published upon Roosevelt's return to the USA from Cuba.