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Lot 0011
This is number 425 of a limited, 650 copy first printing, by The World Publishing Company, 1946, of "Abraham Lincoln: His Speeches and Writings" (843 pages), edited by Roy Basler, whose signature is below the limitation number. The book is introduced by Carl Sandburg. This copy is in its slipcase, which has surface scuffs but which is in good overall condition, with no structural flaws. The book itself is near fine to fine, with no flaws of note. The cover, textured red cloth with gilt lettering in black backgrounds, is clean and unfaded, with no tears or creases, with a straight spine that is securely connected, and with no stains. The inside is in the same condition, with no writing other than the copy number and editor's signature, no stamps or other attachments, no tears or creases. The binding is tight, with no loose or missing pages. All the text and illustrations, including the facsimile letter attached to the left hand page in the title spread, are in fine condition. The accompanying photos are accurate reflections on this copy's conditions.

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    Abraham Lincoln Speeches Writings First Printing 1946

    Estimate $75 - $100Jan 31, 2018