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Mary Lincoln, Signature on Partial Document, framed with Stereoview Photograph
Autograph Signature from Mrs. Lincoln’s Chicago YearsREAD MORE $5,500.00 reserve this item
Mathew Brady Great Americans Modern Prints from Original Glass Negatives
Mathew Brady’s Great Americans Modern Prints from Original Glass Negatives, made by direct contact with the original Brady collodion glass plate negatives. Housed in clamshell box, includes a booklet, written by Philip B. Kunhardt, Jr., describing Brady’s process and the collection. The photographs are mounted on the outside of a heavy, folded cardstock, embossed with … Continue reading Mathew Brady Great Americans Modern Prints from Original Glass Negatives$275.00 buy this item
Michael Burlingame, Abraham Lincoln: A Life
In the first multi-volume biography of Abraham Lincoln to be published in decades, Lincoln scholar Michael Burlingame offers a fresh look at the life of one of America’s greatest presidents. Incorporating the field notes of earlier biographers, along with decades of research in multiple manuscript archives and long-neglected newspapers, this remarkable work will both alter … Continue reading Michael Burlingame, Abraham Lincoln: A Life$150.00 buy this item
Michael Burlingame, Sixteenth President-in-Waiting
Dr. Michael Burlingame’s Sixteenth President-in-Waiting ives us a new view of the President –elect from an eyewitness’s pen. Between Abraham Lincoln’s election in November 1860 and his departure for Washington three months later, journalist Henry Villard sent scores of dispatches from Springfield, Illinois, to various newspapers describing the president-elect’s doings, quoting or paraphrasing his statements, … Continue reading Michael Burlingame, Sixteenth President-in-Waiting$45.00 buy this item
Milton H. Shutes, Lincoln and the Doctors
Shutes, Milton H. LINCOLN AND THE DOCTORS: A MEDICAL NARRATIVE OF THE LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN. N.Y.: Pioneer Pres, 1933. 152p.; 500 signed copies only; t.e.g. Despite continued interest in Lincoln’s health, we know very little about it. Milton H. Shutes’s Lincoln and the Doctors lists every doctor who treated Lincoln. This is an excellent study … Continue reading Milton H. Shutes, Lincoln and the Doctors$375.00 reserve this item
Political Debates Between Hon. Abraham Lincoln and Hon. Stephen A. Douglas, 7th Ed.
An Important Edition!READ MORE $2,500.00 reserve this item
Douglas’ Complaint Letter is Included!
Portraits of Illinois Politicians of the Era Print
Portraits of Illinois Politicians of the Era Print. Union Atlas Co., Warner & Beers 17″ x 14″ (sight). This print features sixteen key Illinois players of the era. Included are portraits of Gustavus Koerner, Lyman Trumbull, Gen. U.S. Grant, Judge David Davis, Richard Edwards, Abraham Lincoln, Stephen A. Douglas, Gov. John L. Beveridge, Richard J. Oglesby, Wm. R. … Continue reading Portraits of Illinois Politicians of the Era Print$375.00 reserve this item
Rae Eighmey, Abraham Lincoln in the Kitchen, 1st ed., Signed
An Glimpse Into theREAD MORE $21.95 buy this item
Culinary Life of Lincoln
Rev. Charles Chiniquy, Assassination of Lincoln, pamphlet
Chiniquy, Rev. Charles. ASSASSINATION OF LINCOLN. Milan: The Rail Splitter, n.d. (1886). 32p., illus., wraps. (M-1021v) “Author states that Lincoln’s assassination will not be expiated until the last monk is expelled from United States soil.” A scarce polemic by this anti-Catholic writer. This copy has a sticker over the publication information giving the publisher as … Continue reading Rev. Charles Chiniquy, Assassination of Lincoln, pamphlet$195.00 buy this item
Richard Carwardine, Lincoln’s Sense of Humor, 1st ed.
Richard Carwardine Looks at Lincoln and HumorREAD MORE $24.95 buy this item
Robert Lincoln, Engraving, Signature
Robert Lincoln signature on a period engraving of himself. Solidly engraved with rich contrast. The tonality on Robert’s face is especially rich. Excellent condition, usual age wear on frame; adds a bit of character! Lincoln, Robert T. Engraved Portrait, signed; matted in period wood frame with stylized, burnished filet. 12″ x 14″ overall, in 5″ … Continue reading Robert Lincoln, Engraving, Signature$2,500.00 reserve this item
Ronald C. White, A Lincoln: A Life
In this important new biography, Ronald C. White’s A Lincoln: A Life, Jr. offers a fresh and fascinating definition of Lincoln as a man of integrity — what today’s commentators are calling “authenticity” — whose internal moral compass is the key to understanding his life. Through meticulous research, utilizing recently discovered Lincoln letters, legal papers, … Continue reading Ronald C. White, A Lincoln: A Life$90.00 buy this item
Rufus Blanchard, Abraham Lincoln the Type of American Genius. 1st ed.
From the Library of Civil War-era Chicago Mayor, Julian RumseyREAD MORE $175.00 buy this item
Salmon P. Chase, Autograph Letter Signature
Samuel P. Chase Autograph Letter, Signed. Written at the time he was allied with Lincoln against the Kansas-Nebraska Act; indeed in the next year Chase supported Lincoln in his attempt against Stephen Douglas to become a U. S. Senator from Illinois. This letter, written to a friend (“Miss Goldsborough”), advises as to a will regarding … Continue reading Salmon P. Chase, Autograph Letter Signature$675.00 reserve this item
Scott Martelle, The Madman and the Assassin
As thoroughly examined as the Civil War and the assassination of Abraham Lincoln by John Wilkes Booth have been, virtually no attention has been paid to the life of the Union cavalryman who killed Booth, an odd character named Boston Corbett. The killing of Booth made Corbett an instant celebrity whose peculiarities made him the … Continue reading Scott Martelle, The Madman and the Assassin$24.95 buy this item