(Oyster Bay: Privately Printed, 1943). Only Edition. Hardcover. small octavo; unpaginated, pp; (vi), 9; printed pictorial cream paper covered boards; very good;. Very good. Item #15040
Five poems relating to the war in the Pacific by the son in law of Theodore Roosevelt and a WWI veteran. This copy inscribed “For Bill & Cornelia (Evarts) with affectionate regards, Richard Derby, February 18, 1943”; The Evarts were family friends and Cornelia Landon Evarts was a old friend of both President and Mrs. Roosevelt.