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Orations of American Orators: Including Biographical and Critical Sketches

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: NY, The Colonial Press: 1900

Seller ID: 1241

Condition: Good

Two volumes, complete. Bound in original half leather over marbled boards, top edges gilt, marbled endpapers. Illustrated. Includes speeches from Patrick Henry, Samuel Adams, Washington, Alexander Hamilton, John Quincy Adams, Thomas Jefferson, Henry Clay, Daniel Webster, Rufus Choate, W.H. Seward, William Lloyd Garrison, Abraham Lincoln, Stephen Douglas, Grover Cleveland, William McKinley and many others. Corners bumped and rubbed through. The leather to volume one is un... View more info

An Act to Authorize the Commissioner of Education to Proceed with the Planning of and a Design For the Erection of a Shrine to House Lincoln's Manuscript Draft of the Emancipation Proclamation in the Rotunda of the New York State Library

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Albany, State of New York: 1962

Seller ID: 018476

Condition: Very Good

Two pages, printed front and back. Eight lines on the recto, 26 lines on the verso, numbered. Print. 2587, 4494. Intro. 2458. The act was adopted. Browned. No folds. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Abraham Lincoln, the Backwoods Boy; or, How a Young Rail-Splitter Became President

By: Alger Jr., Horatio

Price: $200.00

Publisher: NY, John R. Anderson & Henry S. Allen: 1883

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 1217

Condition: Good

307pp. + 4pp. ads. 1st Edition, 1st Issue with this title listed as #2 in the advertisement opposite the preface as called for by Gardner (page 388-89) and Bennett is in agreement (#2, page 42). Bennett says that this is a second state since page 99 is printed in broken type (#2, page 42). Original decorative brown cloth, elaborately stamped in black and gilt. Illustrated. Back cover heavily waterstained. The heel of the spine is frayed. Corners bumped and rubbed through... View more info

Father Abraham

By: Bacheller, Irving

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill: 1925

Seller ID: 022175

Condition: Good

419pp. Original publisher's binding (leather) with elaborate gilt stamping and top edge gilt. Leather chipped at the edges. Ownership inscription to the front free endpaper. Mouse nibbling to the fore edge of the front cover. View more info

Mary Todd Lincoln: A Biography

By: Baker, Jean H.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, W.W. Norton: 1987

Edition: Eighth Printing.

Seller ID: 018786

Condition: Near Fine

429pp. Traces of wear to the binding. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Lincoln Conspiracy

By: Balsiger, David & Charles E. Sellier Jr.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Schick Sunn Classic Books: 1977

Seller ID: 008821

Condition: Very Good

320pp. Illustrated. Wraps creased. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

Lives of Poor Boys Who Became Famous

By: Bolton, Sarah K.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Thomas Y. Crowell: 1885

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022361

Condition: Very Good

367pp. + 4pp. adverts. Original green cloth decoratively stamped in gilt. Illustrated with portraits. James Watt, Mozart, Samuel Johnson, Oliver Goldsmith, Horace Greeley, William Lloyd Garrison, D.L. Moody and Abraham Lincoln. Lacking the front free endpaper. Top edge of the text dust soiled. View more info


By: Donald, David Herbert

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster Touchstone: 1996

Edition: First Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 016804

Condition: Good

714pp. Illustrated. Marginalia and underlining. Wraps creased. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Abraham Lincoln: A Play

By: Drinkwater, John

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin Co.: 1919

Seller ID: 012602

Condition: Very Good

112pp. Original light blue paper over dark blue cloth, paper spine label. Ownership inscription on the front free endpaper. Corners bumped and rubbed through. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The Civil War As They Knew It: Abraham Lincoln's Immortal Words and Matthew Brady's Famous Battlefield Photographs

By: Fredericks, Pierce G. (ed.)

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Bantam Books: 1966

Seller ID: 005593

Condition: Very Good

222pp. + 2pp. ads. Illustrated. Spine creased. Size: 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall View more info

O Captain! The Death of Abraham Lincoln

By: Hayman, Leroy

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Four Winds Press: 1968

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 005555

Condition: Very Good

127pp. Illustrated. Library style pocket on the front free endpaper, no other ex-library markings. The jacket flap is clipped at one corner but is not price clipped. Size: 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall View more info

The Next World Interviewed

By: Horn, Mrs. S.G.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Progressive Thinker Publishing House: 1896

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 022515

Condition: Good

252pp. Reprint. Original black cloth with lettering stamped in silver. Patterned endpapers. According to OCLC Worldcat, this title and edition is in the Harry Houdini collection at the Library of Congress. Offered here as an example of the quackery of the 19th century on this subject. Pretended interviews with departed famous people from "beyond" including some interesting choices such as Dean Stanley, the theology professor, who supposedly gives a Biblical... View more info

Lincoln: An Illustrated Biography

By: Kunhardt Jr., Philip B., Philip B. Kunhardt III and Peter W. Kunhardt

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Portland House: 1992

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 005712

Condition: Fine

415pp. Illustrated. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Myths After Lincoln

By: Lewis, Lloyd

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Press of the Reader's Club: 1941

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 005561

Condition: Good

367pp. Back hinge cracked. Pencil ownership inscriptions on the pastedowns. Corners bumped. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Speeches and Writings, 1832-1865

By: Lincoln, Abraham

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Washington D.C., Library of America: 1991

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 020397

Condition: Fine

Two volumes, complete. 898pp. + 787pp. 1st Printings Thus. Bound in original full blue leather (high quality) with four raised bands, five gilt compartments and other decorations to the front board in blind rule and gilt. All edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. Silk ribbon bookmarks sewn in as issued. This is the special Gryphon Edition for subscribers to that series. Volume 1 includes everything from 1832-1858, including the Lincoln-Douglas debates. Volume 2 include... View more info

The Syracuse Daily Journal, March 4, 1861 (Lincoln's First Inaugural Address)

By: Lincoln, Abraham

Price: $2,495.00

Publisher: Syracuse, The Syracuse Daily Journal: 1861

Seller ID: 010268

Condition: Good

4pp. Not in Monaghan, Fish or Oakleaf. No copies located in the OCLC WorldCat. The text of Abraham Lincoln's first inaugural address is here, as is an editorial on the same. Lincoln's speech takes up almost three full columns. Quite scarce since this was printed on the same day as it was delivered, in the evening edition. The headline states, "By telegraph." Never bound in another volume, as issued. Read Lincoln's inaugural address the same way that the citizens ... View more info

Lincoln's Virtues: An Ethical Biography

By: Miller, William Lee

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 2002

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 005566

Condition: Fine

515pp. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

Me and Willie and Pa: The Story of Abraham Lincoln and His Son, Tad

By: Monjo, F.M.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1973

Edition: Second Printing.

Seller ID: 018445

Condition: Good

94pp. Illustrated. Ex-library with the usual markings. Corners bumped, one corner rubbed through. shelfwear. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Great Captain: Three "Lincoln" Novels

By: Morrow, Honore

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, William Morrow:

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 005472

Condition: Very Good

668pp. Patterned endpapers. Top corners bumped. The head of the spine on the jacket has a large pull tear affecting most of that part of the spine. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

The Lincoln Family Album

By: Neely Jr., Mark E. & Harold Holzer

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Carbondale, Southern Illinois University Press: 1990

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 005562

Condition: Near Fine

161pp. Illustrated. Only traces of wear. Illustrations from the original images in the collection of The Lincoln Museum in Fort Wayne, IN. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info