John G. Nicolay, Abraham Lincoln, pamphlet, 1st ed.

$450.00

Description

John Nicolay, Lincoln secretary and biographer, wrote this short, pithy biography of Abraham Lincoln in 1882. D

aniel Fish in his Lincoln Bibliography (1906) noted only 50 copies, stating that this was written for Encyclopedia Britannica, 9th edition; it remained in the famous 11th edition as well (Vol XVI, p703), which was known for the high level merit of its entries.

Very good; disbound.  Rare.

Nicolay, John G.  ABRAHAM LINCOLN.  Boston:  Little, Brown, 1882.  1st.; 21p.; wrappers. (M-986)