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The Lincoln Reader, Angle, Paul M.
1 Angle, Paul M. The Lincoln Reader
Rutgers University Press 1947 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
First Edition. Signed by Angle on endpaper. There is a Phi Beta Kappa bookplate from Philadelphia to a John Barringer of Overbrook High School for "excellence in his studies". Dust has chips around edges but is now in mylar archival sleeve. The Lincoln Reader is a biography of Abraham Lincoln written by sixty-five authors. Paul Angle, the noted Lincoln scholar, selected passages from the works on contemporaries, later biographers, and even Lincoln himself, to form a composite portrait of one of the wisest and most beloved American presidents. These passages, interwoven by Angle's running commentary, blend into a single vivid narrative of Lincoln's life, from his boyhood in Indiana to his assassination and funeral. First published in 1947, The Lincoln Reader has long been considered the most definitive, complete, and authentic retelling of the life of Abraham Lincoln. Fully indexed. We provide delivery tracking. ; Photographs; 8.50 X 5.80 X 1.40 inches; 592 pages; Signed by Editor 
Price: 74.97 USD
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Ash, Ashe, Stillwell  A genealogy and history, Ashe, John Reid
2 Ashe, John Reid Ash, Ashe, Stillwell A genealogy and history
Greensboro, N. C. Ashe 1977 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 
Brown cover with gold lettering on spine. Very clean and tight. Extensive genelaogy on the Ash-Ashe-Stillwell families. Starts with photo of Stillwell Family home close toe Fontana Dam build in mid to late 1800's. . Many photos throughout. "An attempt has been made to furnish a complete record on the Ash and thier descendents who came from Virginia to Lincoln County, N.C. prior to 1800 and by 1830 were in what is now Macon and Jackson Co., NC. When tey came it was Macon and Haywood County. These counties have since been reduced in size by the formation of Cherokee Co., 1839; Jackson County, 1851; Clay County., 1861; Swain County. 1871; and Graham Co., 1872." The start is with Jesse Ash b. circa 1784 in Virginia who married Mayr Huffman from N.C. Other major surnames in book include Dietz, Stillwell, Ashe, Cabe, Crisp, DeLozier, Fullbright, Green, Jones, Parker, Patterson, Pressley, Sutton, Taylor, Walker, Wiggins, Wright, and many more. Very Rare N.C. genealogy. ; Photographs, maps & illustrations; 425 pages 
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3 Bartholomew, J.G. (editor) The Citizen's Atlas of the World 1898 Map of England & Wales Section 2 includes York, East and west Riding, Lancashire, Cheshire, Denbigh, Montgomery, Shropshire, Stafford, Derby, Nottingham, Lincoln, Leicester, Rutland, Rutland, Norfolk
London George Newnes, Limited 1898 First Edition; Various Map Very Good with no dust jacket 
Color Map is in sleeve and may have minor soiling to edges.Taken from theCitizens Atlas of the World, published by Newnes, etc. in Southhampton Street, 1898. Bartholomew was a cartographer, born in Edinburgh, EC Scotland, UK. He studied at Edinburgh, then entered his father's firm. His works include the Survey Atlas of Scotland (18951912) and a Physical Atlas of the World (2 vols, 18891911). He is best known for his system of layer colouring of contours. These are NOT reprints they are directly from the 1898 Atlas which was damaged with the loss of some original maps. Shows major transportation routes, including railways, rivers, lakes, town names, territorial names, township names, county names, land masses, sailing routes, steamer routes, Caravan routes, etc. Map now in archival sleeve and backing board. These maps give a very contrasting view of the World in 1898 as compared to today in light of globalization. Other maps available. Scarce in this condition. Great reference and for framing.; Color Map; 14x18 inches 
Price: 62.97 USD
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History of the Lincoln County War, Fulton, Maurice G. &  Robert Mullin
4 Fulton, Maurice G. & Robert Mullin History of the Lincoln County War
Tucson, AZ University of Arizona Press 1980 0816500525 / 9780816500529 1st Edition Thus; First Impression Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Paperback in excellent condition. In the annals of western history, the Lincoln County War stands out as a complex and tragic event in which lives were lost, fortunes destroyed, and peaceful citizens transformed into lonely, exiled outlaws. A classic reference work on the era of Billy the Kid, this fast-moving account brings new meaning to the war and to those individuals who became its victims. The Lincoln County War was an Old West conflict between rival factions in 1878 in New Mexico Territory, the predecessor to the modern state of New Mexico. The feud became famous because of the participation of Billy the Kid. Other notable figures included Sheriff William Brady, cattle rancher John Chisum, lawyer and businessman Alexander McSween, James Dolan, and Lawrence Murphy. The conflict arose between two factions over the control of dry goods and cattle interests in the county.; Photographs; 8.90 X 5.90 X 1.10 inches; 433 pages 
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5 Lincoln, Abraham Message Of The President Of The United States To The Two Houses Of Congress At The Commencement Of The Second Session Of The Thirty-seventh Congress
Washington, D. C. Government Printing Office 1861 First Impression Hardcover Poor with no dust jacket 
Civil war volume from presidency of Abraham Lincoln. Binding boards have bug damage and are barely attached. Spine board missing. Good candidate for recovering. Contents clean. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Vol. 1; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 839 pages 
Price: 99.97 USD
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Queer Judson, Lincoln, Joseph
6 Lincoln, Joseph Queer Judson
Bristol, Ct D. Appleton 1925 First Edition; Various Hardcover Good in Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Author signed "Sincerely yours, Joseph C. Lincoln". Book and dust show wear. Hinges weak. Scarce copy with dust that has chips but has been covered with archival sleeve. Joseph Crosby Lincoln (February 13, 1870 March 10, 1944) was an American author of novels, poems, and short stories, many set in a fictionalized Cape Cod. Lincoln's work frequently appeared in popular magazines such as the Saturday Evening Post and The Delineator. Lincoln was aware of contemporary naturalist writers, such as Frank Norris and Theodore Dreiser, who used American literature to plumb the depths of human nature, but he rejected this literary exercise. Lincoln claimed that he was satisfied "spinning yarns" that made readers feel good about themselves and their neighbors. Two of his stories have been adapted to film.Lincoln was born in Brewster, Massachusetts, on Cape Cod, and his mother moved the family to Chelsea, Massachusetts, a manufacturing city outside Boston, after the death of his father. Lincoln's literary career celebrating "old Cape Cod" can partly be seen as an attempt to return to an Eden from which he had been driven by family tragedy. Lincoln died in 1944, at the age of 73, in Winter Park, Florida; 7.40 X 5.30 X 1.20 inches; 362 pages; Signed by Author 
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Head Tide, Lincoln, Joseph C.
7 Lincoln, Joseph C. Head Tide
New York D. Appleton & Company 1932 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
Blue cover has minor spotting. Dust has chips and tears with both front and back flap repaired with tape but now in brodart protective cover. Has former owners book plate in front. JOSEPH C. LINCOLN, author of Head Tide an Appleton publication, was born in Brewster, Mass,, on Feb. 13, 1870. Brewster is a typical Cape Cod town, settled by the Pilgrims soon after the landing at Plymouth, and was named for Elder Brewster. But Mr. Lincoln's Cape Cod, as portrayed in his stories, couldn't be found on any map. "His" Cape Cod is not bounded by stilted lines of latitude nor formal lines of longitude. If it suits the purpose of his story to locate an inlet where nature has built promontory, to erect a village in place of woods and marshes, the author has "never hesitated to do so." "Head Tide" is, like the thirty-one volumes which have preceded it in the twenty-eight years since Lincoln's first novel, "Cap'n Eri," was published [1904], about a Cape Cod community, and it is, like most of the later novels, the story of the conflict between an "import" and the natives. "Head Tide" is a good, man sized story of a good man sized job faced with courage. By this time readers are not so completely bedazzled by the quaintness of Mr. Lincoln's characters as they were at first, for they have become accustomed after thirty-one volumes to the local dialect which drove the readers of "Cap'n Eri " into spasms of glee. Scarce if not Rare with dust jacket. ; 7.30 X 5.10 X 1.30 inches 
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Better angels, Little, Richard Henry
8 Little, Richard Henry Better angels
New York , NY Minton, Balch & Company 1928 1st Thus; Second Hardcover Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Introduction by Carl Sandberg. Black cover is badly damaged. Binding tight and text clean. Book is signed by author and also by other odd characters such as Oswald of Weleyan, Swanee the Hick, Snowshoe Al and others. One other signature is Shelby Little who was the editor for Richard in the linebook series. Richard Henry Little recounts stories and legends of Abraham Lincoln remembered from his childhood and told through the voice of an old black woman. Rare. Good rebind candidate.This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 43 pages; Signed by Author 
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The Jewel of Liberty Abraham Lincoln's Re-Election and the End of Slavery, Long, David
9 Long, David The Jewel of Liberty Abraham Lincoln's Re-Election and the End of Slavery
Mechanicsburg, PA Stackpole Books 1994 0811702170 / 9780811702171 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Blue and Red cover with Gold print on Spine. Inscribed on title page by author June 18, 1998. "Roma to a fine student and delightful person, Best Regards, David E. Long." Extensive bibliography and index. Dust in brodart mylar protective cover! Rare. We provide delivery tracking on US orders.; Photos, Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 368 pages; p; Signed by Author 
Price: 37.98 USD
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The Civil War in the United States, Marx, Karl , Frederick Engels
10 Marx, Karl , Frederick Engels The Civil War in the United States
New York International Publishers 1937 First Edition; Second Printing Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Copyright is 1937 but back of title also says second printing 1940. Red cover with paper label on front for title printed in red. Corners show wear and soiling to cover. Two reviewers state "Marx' sidekick Friedrich Engels was an authority on military matters.Civil war enthusiasts should read this book." and " This is a fascinating collection of newspaper pieces and correspondence showing how Marx supported Lincoln and formed a one man cheering section for the North's conduct of the war. He acts as war correspondence for The New York Tribune and die Presse of Vienna. He praises, he blames, he shows frustration of the North's ineptitude, but throughout he firmly supports Lincoln's conduct of the war and views it as a gigantic "class struggle" --perhaps the first big class struggle. The letters and articles range widely and some concern issues that are nearly forgotten, but the big issues are discussed there in an informed and urbane manner." ; Marxist Library Volume XXX; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 325 pages 
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11 Meredith, Roy (edited and arranged by) Mr. Lincoln's General U. S. Grant An Illustrated Autobiography
New York , NY Bonanza Books ca 1950 0517352990 / 9780517352991 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Black cover. Dust in brodart mylar protective cover! Fully Indexed. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. Possibly no publication date in item.; Illustrations; 4to; 252 pages 
Price: 19.97 USD
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Calendar of transcripts including the annual report of the Department of archives and history (Virginia), No Author Listed
12 No Author Listed Calendar of transcripts including the annual report of the Department of archives and history (Virginia)
Richmond, VA Davis Bottom, Superintendent Public Printing 1905 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Not a reprint but the original publication printed in 1905.Uncut pages.Very clean contents. Marbled end papers 1/4 leather spine and corners worn and cracked. A unique bookplate in front has the handwritten note that "This book belongs to Douglas Southall Freeman" as it came out of his personal library. Freeman was born in Lynchburg, Virginia, the son of a Confederate soldier during the American Civil War. His father was Walker Garland Freeman and his mother was Bettie Hamner. He did his undergraduate work at Richmond College where he joined the Fraternity of Phi Gamma Delta. He received his Ph.D. in history from Johns Hopkins University at the age of 22.A long-time resident of Richmond, Virginia, Freeman served as editor of The Richmond News Leader from 1915 to 1949. However, it was his work as a historian and biographer that earned greatest recognition.He won Pulitzer Prizes for two of his books, his four-volume biography of Robert E. Lee, and his seven-volume biography of George Washington (a seventh volume First in Peace was written after Freeman's death by J. A. Carroll and M. W. Ashworth, two of his historical associates). He was also the author of the three-volume Lee's Lieutenants: A Study in Command.Freeman's treatments of the American Civil War are often cited as examples of the Lost Cause movement, emphasizing the glory and nobility of the Southern generals and the futility of their fight against the power of the North. While Freeman certainly does emphasize the nobility of Lee's character, he does not say that Lee made no mistakes, nor does he say that the North only won because of superior numbers. For instance, this passage shows Lee misjudging his real opponent, and also expresses admiration for Abraham Lincoln's character:[1] rare if not unique. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
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Upon the Tented Field  An Historical Account of the Civil War as Told by the Men Who Fought and Gave Their Lives, Olsen, Bernard A. & James A. McPherson
13 Olsen, Bernard A. & James A. McPherson Upon the Tented Field An Historical Account of the Civil War as Told by the Men Who Fought and Gave Their Lives
Red Bank, NJ Historic Projects 1993 1299152104 / 9781299152106 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Hardcover. Inscribed "to Vicky with my warmest regards, 'Bernie", Bernard A. Olsen". Forward by James M. McPherson. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. Author signed. ; Photographs; 1 x 11.5 x 9 Inches; 336 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 32.97 USD
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Religious views of Abraham Lincoln, Pennell, Orrin Henry
14 Pennell, Orrin Henry Religious views of Abraham Lincoln
Alliance,Oh R.M. Scranton Print. Co 1899 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Paperback imprint tied with ribbon. Fifty two pages espousing the critical attention given by others on Lincoln's beliefs. A Lincoln collectors must have. Scarce. Paperback may indicate a booklet, phamplet, tract or book.; 61 pages; 
Price: 29.97 USD
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15 Pennell, Orrin Henry Religious views of Abraham Lincoln
Alliance, OH R.M. Scranton Print. Co 1899 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Good with no dust jacket 
Black cover. Pages yellowing. A Scarce booklet on Abraham Lincoln's views on religion. This booklet is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. Paperback may indicate a booklet, phamplet, tract or book.; 61 pages; 
Price: 30.38 USD
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My Enemy, My Brother Men and Days of Gettysburg, Persico, Joseph E.
16 Persico, Joseph E. My Enemy, My Brother Men and Days of Gettysburg
Viking Adult 1977 0670498610 / 9780670498611 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Author signed bookplate. Also has former owners bookplate neatly placed. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. In July 1863 the invading Army of Northern Virginia, confident from its victory at Chancellorsville, unexpectedly encountered the Army of the Potomac, still without a general Lincoln could trust, at a small town in Pennsylvania. And there, among the verdant hills, rich fields, and sparkling brooks around Gettysburg, the two armies slaughtered each other in fearful numbers. My Enemy, My Brother is a remarkable re-creation of that battle, told not as military strategists have told it, but the way soldiers, doctors, shopkeepers, farmers, and wives lived it. Drawn from the letters, diaries, and memoirs of the people at Gettysburg, Persico's powerful work chronicles the passions and beliefs, the day-to-day routines, the pain and the terror of those caught up in the epic conflict that, for thousands, became their last role on earth. ; 1.2 x 9.5 x 6.5 Inches; 252 pages; Signed by Author 
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49th Alaska Statehood Celebration of Auburn, New York, Poole, Thomas J.
17 Poole, Thomas J. 49th Alaska Statehood Celebration of Auburn, New York
Auburn, N.Y. Committee 1959 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Celebration program for the making of Alaska a State. Held in Auburn, N.Y. since William Seward the Secretary of State during Lincoln's tenure was the architect of the Alaska Purchase from Russia in 1867 for $7.2 million. Mr. Seward did not attract the attention he should have for such a fantastic purchase due to the overshadowing of Lincoln's assination. The Seward family name in Auburn N.Y. has a long influencial history with Generals, Bankers, and other accomplishments. Program contains photos, stories, a 1959 map, and period advertsements. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.Scarce. ; Map, Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
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18 Reiter, Harriet G. The Story of Lincoln
Dansville, NY F. A. Owen Co. 1906 First Impression Paperback Fine with no dust jacket 
We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Instructor Literature Series; 12mo; 30 pages 
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Personal experiences of the Civil War, Seward, Janet W.
19 Seward, Janet W. Personal experiences of the Civil War
Worcester, Ma F. S. Blanchard & Co. 1899 1166553507 / 9781166553500 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
This is the original 1899 printing. Janet Seward was the wife of Brigadier General Willam Henry Seward, Jr. who's father was the Governor of New York. Brig. General Seward was also an American Banker from Auburn, N.Y. He left banking on August 22, 1862 to join the Union Army in the U.S. Civil War. "Seward was appointed lieutenant colonel of New York's 138th Infantry Regiment, which became the 9th New York Heavy Artillery Regiment in December 1862. The regiment served in the defenses of Washington, D.C. until it was converted back to an infantry regiment and sent to the Army of the Potomac because of the losses sustained by that army in the Overland Campaign.[2] After fighting at the Battle of Cold Harbor, Seward was appointed colonel of the regiment on June 10, 1864. A few weeks after Seward's promotion to colonel, his regiment was sent north to meet the threat to Washington, D.C. posed by Confederate Lieutenant General Jubal Early's Valley Campaigns of 1864. Seward was slightly wounded in his arm and suffered a broken leg when his horse fell on him after the horse was shot at the Battle of Monocacy on July 9, 1864. He was promoted to brigadier general on September 13, 1864 and in January 1865 was assigned to command a brigade in the Department of West Virginia, which he did until April 1865. He was thereafter known within his family as "The General". Seward commanded the 3rd Division for 6 days after Confederate partisan rangers captured Brigadier General George Crook on February 20, 1865." (Wikipedia) The contents of this booklet was written by Mrs. Seward for "The Fortnightly" a a Woman's Literary Club in Auburn, N.Y. Ianuary 20, 1898. Mrs. Seward acompanyed President Lincoln and her husband's cousin Col. Seward on an inspections of the works around Washington. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. A rare piece of Civil War memorabilia. ; Photograph ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 22 pages 
Price: 149.99 USD
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The Majestic Land, Peaks, Parks, & Prevaricators of the Rockies & Highlands of the Northwest  (Author Signed), Thane, Eric
20 Thane, Eric The Majestic Land, Peaks, Parks, & Prevaricators of the Rockies & Highlands of the Northwest (Author Signed)
Indianapolis, IN Bobbs-Merrill Co 1950 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Author signed on contents page Eric Thane. Contains Land in the Sky, Grand Teton, The Yellowstone, Continental Question Mark,Gold Country, Wher God Sat, The Great Divide, Kootenay, The New State of Lincoln, Inland Empire. Fully indexed with many place names and people names. The author describes the Majestic Land and does full justice to the national parks such as Yellowstone and its volcanic curiosities, the Grand Teton Park, the Jasper Nation Park in Canada, Sun Valley, ... etc. Blue cover with gold print shows some wear. Contents clean and tight. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. Rare signed copy. Thane's real name was Ralph C. Henry and he was a high school teacher in Helena, Montana. He wrote many textbooks, non fiction books, and fiction. The Majestic land is about the Rocky Mountain sections of Montana, Wyhoming, and the Canadian Rockies. ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 347 pages; p; Signed by Author 
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