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Stefan Lorant, Lincoln: A Picture Story ...

Numbered and Signed!

Stefan Lorant’s revised edition of Lincoln: A Picture Story of His Life was released in this desirable signed limited edition ... Read More

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Lincoln 1st Inaugural

Abraham Lincoln, First Inaugural Address, Official ...

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Aaron Burr

Aaron Burr, The Private Journal of ...

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John Hancock

John Hancock, Privateer Document Signed

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Frederick HIll Meserve, Lincolniana: Historical Portraits ...

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A Nation So Conceived

Michael Zuckert

A Nation So Conceived

Airdate: 02/16/2023 @ 3:30 pm
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Special Announcements

Closed for Dr. Martin Luther King ...

Abraham Lincoln Book Shop, Inc. will be closed on Monday, January 16th, in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Day. The shop will have resume regular business hours the following day, (10am - 6pm). If you're looking for something special, it is always a good idea to make an appointment. Our staff members have different areas of expertise and access, and it ... Read More

The Latest Book List, Catalog & ...

We endeavor to offer a new Book List every month, depending on our workload in the shop. The link to the January list is below. The Catalogs are below the Book List. Below that, you will find our Bibliographies. Join our Email List or follow us on Facebook. You'll hear about the Book List, know who's coming on A House Divided ... Read More

Announcements

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 stranger to photobombing politicians. Even Abraham Lincoln was not exempt. Take a close look at Lincoln's pant leg to see another fly who earned his own place in presidential history! Let's ... Read More

Top Hat and Umbrella
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

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

Alphonso Iannelli Abraham Lincoln Bust

Iannelli Bust to Be Reproduced, Displayed ...

One of the most rewarding parts of our jobs here are Abraham Lincoln Book Shop is the opportunity to find the right homes for the objects that come through the ... Read More

Daniel R. Weinberg

Abraham Lincoln Book Shop Featured in ...

Take a look at today's Chicago Tribune article and accompanying video about Abraham Lincoln Book Shop. Owner and President, Daniel Weinberg shares insights about the shop, our new Authors Voice® program ... Read More

Take a Break with History

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