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Frederick HIll Meserve, Lincolniana: Historical Portraits ...

Only 16 Extant!

Meserve was considered the preeminent historian of the photographs of Lincoln and one of America’s premier Lincoln collectors, beginning before ... Read More

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Longstreet, Helen D. pamphlet Signed

Helen Dortch Longstreet, Sure Road To ...

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Burr Journal

Aaron Burr, The Private Journal of ...

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Alexander Hamilton Sig

Alexander Hamilton, Signature with Engraving

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Lincoln ADS Ponca

Abraham Lincoln, Partly Printed Vellum Document, ...

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Hampton Newsome

Gettysburg's Southern Front: Opportunity and Failure at Richmond

Airdate: 12/08/2022 @ 3:30 pm
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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 November 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

Shipping for the Holidays

Beginning on October 2, the USPS instigated a temporary price adjustment. This temporary price adjustment is in effect until January 22, 2023. The mail classes affected are Priority Mail Express (PME), Priority Mail (PM), First-Class Package Service (FCPS), Parcel Select and USPS Retail Ground. The Media Mail rate will remain the same. Do keep in mind that the closer we get ... Read More

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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 to get meaningful gifts for the history lover on your list; or something exciting for yourselg. It's easy to make your appointment. Just complete the form below. After we receive your ... Read More

Top Hat and Umbrella

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

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

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

Take a Break with History

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