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Howard James Quay, Das Leben Von Abraham Lincoln, Campaign Biography, In German

“…the First Biography in a Foreign Language”
–J.J. Monaghan

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This rare Lincoln Campaign Biography, in pamphlet from, is written in German. It was created for the candidacy and campaign of Lincoln and Hamlin.

It includes the platform of the Party after the Republican convention ended.

“Said to be the first biography in a foreign language.  Few copies have survived” –Monaghan, Lincoln Bibliography.

Foxing; small tears on front wrp; missing rear wrap.

(German Campaign Biography) Howard, James Quay, DAS LEBEN VON ABRAHAM LINCOLN. Chicago: 1860. 108p., 4 ¼” x 6 ¾”  [M-3736]