11-15-2015 11-15-2015
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2865B Boston
November 15, 2015 11:00AMCalender
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Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Five Titles in Eight Volumes, Signed.

$492$400
Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 2865B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 15, 2015 11:00AM

Description:

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Five Titles in Eight Volumes, Signed.
Including: a signed copy of Ida Tarbell's Life of Abraham Lincoln, New York: Lincoln Society, 1909, in four volumes, burgundy publisher's cloth; W.A. Evans's Mrs. Abraham Lincoln, New York: Knopf, 1932, first, limited edition, number nine of 195, signed by the author, in publisher's dark red cloth decorated with sprayed gold shapes; Paul Angle's Here Have I Lived, Springfield, IL: Lincoln Association, 1935, inscribed author's presentation copy, in full publisher's cloth; William Herndon's The Hidden Lincoln, New York: Viking, 1938, author's signed presentation copy, in publisher's cloth and original dust jacket; [and] Benjamin P. Thomas's Abraham Lincoln, New York: Knopf, 1952, one of 500 copies signed by the author, in publisher's red cloth spine and black boards. (8)
Estimate $200-400


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Keywords

Benjamin P. Thomas, Paul Angle, Springfield