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The Lincoln Reader

By: ANGLE, Paul M. (Editor)

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New Brunswick, New Jersey, U.S.A., Rutgers University Press: 1947

Edition: BCE

Stock No.: 80776


Book club edition. A look at Abraham Lincoln's life in the form of letters, essays & biographical sketches by a host of authors, including Mr. Lincoln himself. With numerous b&w photos. B-O-M-C flyer specific to this work laid in. --- In grey full cloth on board covers w/maroon and gilt decorations & lettering, spine. Lacks the dust jacket. --- With prior owners' signature to front free endpaper, else interior clean and unmarked. Minor soiling and wear to cloth.; Octavo ... View more info

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Lincoln and the Civil War A Profile and a History

By: CANBY, Courtlandt (editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, George Braziller, Inc.: 1960

Stock No.: 71435


Writings focusing on Abraham Lincoln by assorted people are brought together in this work edited by Canby. In full black cloth covers; volume is cocked and has concave spine; interior solid and tight and unmarked. DJ is chipped at edges; in removable mylar protector; has orig flap price unclipped. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Lincoln

By: DONALD, David Herbert

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster: 1995

Stock No.: 81439


Second printing of Donald's excellent biography of Abraham Lincoln, 16th President of the United States. This work is ideal for those desiring a comprehensive but very readable summary of Lincoln's life, in one volume. Includes numerous photos and maps, plus extensive index and source notes. --- In red paper-covered boards backed in blue cloth, with titling in silver on spine. Jacket features Wendell Minor illustration on cover, Clive Russ photographic portrait of Donald... View more info

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Vinnie Ream: The Story of the Girl Who Sculptured Lincoln

By: HALL, Gordon Langley

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Stock No.: 81074


Stated first edition, copyright page. A biography of Vinnie Ream (1847-1914), who gained fame for her sculpture of Abraham Lincoln. Despite her rather limited experience, she was allowed to model Lincoln's head; her completed sculpture now is located in the rotunda of the U.S. Capitol in Washington. --- In full rose paper-covered boards with image of the subject in black on cover (repeated on jacket). Dust jacket bears $3.50 flap price. --- With prior owners' signatures ... View more info

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Citizen of New Salem

By: HORGAN, Paul, Illustrated by Douglas GORSLINE

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus and Cudahy: 1961

Edition: Book Club Edition

Stock No.: 70094


Depiction of the early life of Abraham Lincoln, working (among other things) as a 'flatboatman' in New Salem, Illinois. In dandy shape, artwork on cover of a tree with gilt leaves, bright gilt lettering spine. Dotted w/illustrations throughout. DJ has sm tears; in removable mylar protector. ; LK41226; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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The Literary Works of Abraham Lincoln

By: LINCOLN, Abraham

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut, The Heritage Press: 1970

Stock No.: 77414


Some of the most-admired writings of Mr. Lincoln (chiefly letters, speeches and essays) are collected here in this attractive edition, with slipcase. With illustrations in color and black & white by John Steuart Curry. Selected, and with an introduction, by Carl Van Doren. --- In pale grey cloth-covered boards with line drawing of Mr. Lincoln on cover; titling in silver on black spine block. Sandglass flyer specific to this work laid in. --- Volume in excellent conditio... View more info

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Abraham Lincoln Speeches and Writings: Volume 1: 1832-1858

By: LINCOLN, Abraham; Don E. FEHRENBACHER (editor)

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Library of America: 1989

Edition: Ninth Printing

Stock No.: 72141


Very sharp copy, in full blue cloth covers with a minor stain, spine. Publisher logo has faded at base of spine. Interior clean & crisp, unmarked and in top shape. With satin ribbon bookmark. Slipcase with gilt publisher logo and design; w/adhesive removal remnants; otherwise undamaged. [Any reference to DJ applies to slipcase. ] ; Library of America; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 898 pages View more info

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Lincoln's War The Untold Story of America's Greatest President as Commander in Chief

By: PERRET, Geoffrey

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 2004

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Stock No.: 71898


Accent is on Mr. Lincoln as Commander in Chief in this bio of the great American President. In full black paperboard covers, with no interior markings. DJ has sm superficial scratches & rippling at edges; otherwise in good shape. In removable mylar protector. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 496 pages View more info

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Lincoln: His Words and His World

By: POLLEY, Robert L. (editor)

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Waukesha, Wisconsin USA, Country Beautiful Foundation, Inc.: 1965

Stock No.: 80711


A selection of writings by and about Abraham Lincoln, accompanied by lots of color and b&w illustrations, photos and paintings depicting scenes in Lincoln's life or monuments to it. Edited by Robert L. Polley, who provides an introduction. Folded poster laid in with Lincolniana printed in color on both sides. --- In black linen finish paper-covered boards with full-page image of Lincoln sculpure on cover. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With light discoloration to first couple ... View more info

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Abraham Lincoln: A Biography

By: THOMAS, Benjamin P.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1952

Stock No.: 80715


A stated second printing before publication of the author's acclaimed one-volume biography of Abraham Lincoln. With numerous black & white photos and four maps. --- In full navy cloth-covered boards with blindstamped publisher device to cover, titling and decorations stamped in gilt on spine and with red topstain. Jacket features drawing of Lincoln on cover. --- Previous owner's name in colored pencil to front free endpaper and a little wear to lower cover edges, otherwi... View more info

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Lincoln and His Generals

By: WILLIAMS, T. Harry

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf:

Edition: Book Club Edition

Stock No.: 72213


Newer issue of work which was originally published 1952. Examines Mr Lincoln and his interactions with his civil war commanders. In grey & off white paperboard covers. Inked ownership info front free endpaper; otherwise clean & bright interior. DJ sharp, undamaged. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Honor's Voice The Transformation of Abraham Lincoln

By: WILSON, Douglas L.

Price: $15.95

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1998

Stock No.: 71875


Nice copy of author's work, which narrows itself to the years 1831-1842. In full maroon & black paperboard covers. Stated 1st ed but no price on DJ flap. DJ has mock scratches on front, as published. Clean and bright, unmarked. Dust wrapper in removable mylar protector. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 383 pages View more info