Item #3125 Abraham Lincoln: The Prarie Years (Vol. 1 & 2) and The War Years (Vol. 1 - 4). Carl Sandburg.
Abraham Lincoln: The Prarie Years (Vol. 1 & 2) and The War Years (Vol. 1 - 4)

Abraham Lincoln: The Prarie Years (Vol. 1 & 2) and The War Years (Vol. 1 - 4)

New York: Harcourt, Brace & Company, 1926 & 1939. First Edition, later printing for boxed set. Dark blue cloth with gilt titling on the spine, "A. Lincoln" blind stamped on the cover of the Prarie Years and "Your Obt. Servr. A. Lincoln" on the War Years. 6" x 9.25 Very nice set with yellow top edge and uncut fore edges. Bindings are bright and gilt shimmers, spines are sharp with no sun fade. Vol. I pp. [xvi] [2] 3-480, other volumes with similar pagination. All illustrations, portraits, plates, maps, facsimiles in place. All pages clean and well bound makes an attractive display copy on any bibliophile's shelf, with uncommon slip case, Fine / Six volume slip case in good-plus condition with edge rubbings, 1/2" seperation at one corner, green silk book mark present with end wear. Item #3125

"Out of repeated visits to spiritualist seances, Mrs. Lincoln, for a time, believed in communication with forms of the invisible world and seeing apparitions of the dead." (Vol. II p. 261).

Price: $375.00

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