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A House Divided Presents
Edward Steers, Jr.
Getting Right With Lincoln

This program is live on the book shop’s Facebook page. The Live Stream takes place on the day the book is released.  You can order the book or learn more about it below. In Getting Right with Lincoln: Correcting Misconceptions about Our Greatest President noted historian and Lincoln expert Edward Steers Jr. sets the record straight ... Continue Reading
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Ronald C. White
Lincoln in Private

This program is live on the book shop’s Facebook page. The Live Stream takes place on the day the book is released. You can order the book or learn more about it below. A deeply private man, shut off even to those who worked closely with him, Abraham Lincoln often captured “his best thoughts,” as ... Continue Reading
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Michael Burlingame
An American Marriage

This program is live on the book shop’s Facebook page. The Live Stream takes place on the day the book is released. You can order the book or learn more about it below. Abraham Lincoln was apparently one of those men who regarded connubial bliss as an untenable fantasy. During the Civil War, Lincoln pardoned a Union soldier ... Continue Reading
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Timothy B. Smith
The Siege at Vicksburg

This program is live on the book shop’s Facebook page. The Live Stream takes place on the day the book is released.  You can order the book or learn more about it below. In The Siege of Vicksburg: Climax of the Campaign to Open the Mississippi River, May 23–July 4, 1863, noted Civil War scholar Timothy B. Smith ... Continue Reading
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The Latest Book List

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. If you see something … Continue reading The Latest Book List

2021 Lincoln Prize

The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History has awarded the 2021 Lincoln Prize to David S. Reynolds, for his book Abe: Abraham Lincoln in His Times. David joined us on A House Divided to talk about the book. You can watch it on The House Divided page.  We have a few first editions available. These include signed bookplates. Order your copy today.  The Gilder Lehrman Lincoln Prize is awarded annually for … Continue reading 2021 Lincoln Prize

Download Catalog 183 Holiday/Winter 2020

The latest catalog is available in pdf format. You can download it here.   It is a work in progress. More items will have links shortly. We are working diligently to get everything here at the site. If you would like to see a photograph of anything, please let us know. We are happy to send photographs of any of our items. Of course … Continue reading Download Catalog 183 Holiday/Winter 2020

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 … Continue reading Abraham Lincoln Book Shop Virtual Visit

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 … Continue reading Lincoln’s Fly