Abraham Lincoln: Speeches and Writings 1832-1858

Abraham Lincoln: Speeches and Writings 1832-1858 : Bicentennial Jacket

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With over 100,000 copies in print, here, with a new jacket for Lincolnas bicentennial, is the first volume in The Library of Americaas acclaimed, comprehensive edition of Lincolnas writings, featuring 240 speeches, letters, and drafts charting his rise from rural law practice to national prominence. It includes the full texts of the famous Lincoln-Douglas debates and the House Divided speech, as well as a detailed chronology of Lincolnas life and helpful explanatory notes prepared by the late Lincoln scholar Don E. Fehrenbacher. The companion volume, also available in a bicentennial edition, is Abraham Lincoln: Speeches and Writings 1859-1865.show more

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  • Hardback | 898 pages
  • 121.92 x 198.12 x 43.18mm | 703.06g
  • The Library of America
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Bicentennial Jacket ed.
  • 1598530372
  • 9781598530377
  • 1,831,271

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?The best selection of Lincoln's writings available today, perhaps the best ever. "Christian Science Monitor"show more

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