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General Philip Kearney

Thomas Kearny, General Philip Kearny: Battle ...

Deeply Personal Signed Ephemera Included

Thomas Kearny’s General Philip Kearny: Battle Soldier of Five Wars provides a eulogistic family-oriented biography that benefits from access to ... Read More

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The Fight for Missouri

Thomas L. Snead, The Fight for ...

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Campaign in VA pamphle

John Pope, The Campaign in Virginia, ...

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Order of Procession

Abraham Lincoln Funeral, Chicago Order of ...

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Abolition Traitor Broadside

Abolition Broadside, An Abolition Traitor

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General Philip Kearney

William Styple

General Philip Kearny A Very God Of War

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The Latest Book List & Catalog ...

Our stock of antiquarian books is larger than we can feature on the website. During usual times, we would have customers visiting the shop and these books would be finding new homes in collections everywhere. However these are not usual times. We endeavor to offer a new Book List every month, depending on our workload in the shop. If you ... Read More

Independent Book Store Day

Join us for Independent Bookstore Day, Saturday, April 30. We will be open our regular hours, 10am - 4pm. We'll have a special display of Lincoln books and feature some Chicago items. Abraham Lincoln Book Shop, Inc is part of the Chicagoland Bookstore Crawl. The crawl allows participants to earn discounts on in-print books for the entire year! Learn more ... Read More

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Ends of War

2022 Lincoln Prize

The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History has awarded the 2022 Lincoln Prize to Carolyn Janney, for the book Ends of War. Carolyn Janney joined us on A House Divided to talk about the book in September, 2021. You can watch the episode on The House Divided page.  We have a few first editions available. These include signed bookplates. Order your ... Read More

Top Hat and Umbrella

Abraham Lincoln Book Shop Virtual Visit

You can have a Personal Shopping Experience via Zoom with Abraham Lincoln Book Shop, Inc. A curated, exclusive, personal shopping experience with our knowledgeable staff provides a safe and convenient opportunity ... Read More

Abraham Lincoln carte O-58 variant

Abraham Lincoln Signatures – A Primer

People are always curious about Abraham Lincoln Signatures. Where do they come from? What makes one example a "starter signature" and another a once-in-a-lifetime find? In our latest video Daniel ... Read More

Lincoln’s Fly

This morning the media is all "abuzz" about a certain interloper to last night's vice presidential debate. Although much less common than cats on a playing field, the fly is no ... Read More

Quoting Lincoln… or Not…

Abraham Lincoln is one of the world's most frequent victims of misattributed and inaccurate quotes. From the popular and folksy  "Whatever you are, be a good one"--probably paraphrased and usually attributed ... Read More

Take a Break with History

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