Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years -and- Abraham Lincoln: The War Years (Six volume complete set)

By: SANDBURG, Carl

Price: $137.00

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Book Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


A six-volume set detailing the life and presidency of Abraham Lincoln prior to, and during the course the American Civil War. The first two volumes, "Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years", detail his early life in Illinois, and include 105 illustrations, from photos, cartoons, sketches, maps and letters. The final four volumes, "Abraham Lincoln: The War Years" covers the years 1861-1865, and with 426 black & white photos, 244 cuts of cartoons, letter and documents as well as maps. Both sets are first trade editions (following limited issuances of the first editions). --- In dark blue buckram with blindstamped Lincoln facsimile signatures to covers, including his name as carved onto his axe handle on "Prairie Years and "Your Obd. Servant" greeting on "War Years". Titling and rules in gilt to spines. Pagination varies (about 650 pp. per volume). Volumes lacks dust jackets. --- An excellent set: clean, tightly bound and unmarked. (Due to the considerable weight of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested.) ; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall)

Title: Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years -and- Abraham Lincoln: The War Years (Six volume complete set)

Author Name: SANDBURG, Carl

Categories: >>Pulitzer, Nobel, Booker, Nat Book Award Prize, >>Civil War (U.S.), >>Abraham Lincoln, >>US Presidents, >>Biography, Autobiography, Memoir,

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & Company: 1926, 1939

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket

Stock No.: 83687