Reminiscences of Abraham Lincoln by Distinguished Men of His Time. Allen Thorndike Rice, coll. and ed.
Reminiscences of Abraham Lincoln by Distinguished Men of His Time

Reminiscences of Abraham Lincoln by Distinguished Men of His Time

New York: North America Publishing Company, 1886. First edition. Hardcover. Firts edition. Massive octavo-sized hardcover in midnight green cloth lettered in gilt and with gilt Lincoln medal design front and rear covers. Patterned endpapers. lxix+ 656 pp. with index. Frontispiece portrait engraving of Lincoln from a photograph by Matthew Brady. Folding plate facsimile reproduction of manuscript letter of 1861, 19 plate portraits of the persons quoted; additional illustrations and facsimiles. A tight, very good copy, minor wear at the extremities and edges of the beveled covers, Lincoln portrait bookplate front pastedown, light foxing to the frontis portrait. Collection of first hand reminiscenes of Abraham Lincoln by prominent men of his time such as Ulysses S. Grant, General Benjamin Butler, Frederick Douglass, Henry Ward Beecher, Robert Ingersoll, Walt Whitman, and numerous cabinet members, senators, congressmen, etc. Very Good. Item #E23844

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