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Sheppard, R. D.

"THE LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN"

Laird & Lee....

.$0.75

Contains the Famous Gettysburg and Springfield Addresses. Pathetic Letter to the Mother of Five Sons Slain in Battle, and many well known sayings, characteristics, and chronology of the life of one of America's most famous sons.

Shirley, R.

"SHORT LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN"

Funk & Wagnalls Company....

$1.25

Short popular life of Lincoln. Gives main facts in his career and a general idea of the struggle he had to carry out his purposes. The volume contains a few quotations from letters and state documents.

The author is a Member of Parliament; and his book is one of the recent expressions of England's growing honor for Lincoln.

Snider, Dr. Denton J.

"THE AMERICAN TEN YEARS' WAR 1855-1865”

.$2.00

The William Harvey Miner Company, Inc.. .. This book gives the complete historic setting of Lincoln's national career, which was the Civil War in its entirety, lasting not four but ten years from the first Kansas fight till Appomattox. This outline is the History of the Nation in its supreme struggle, showing Lincoln's political environment and opportunity.

Snider, Dr. Denton J.

"ABRAHAM LINCOLN: A BIOGRAPHY”

The William Harvey Miner Company, Inc....

.$2.00

The present book is a new biographic construction of Lincoln's life. following closely the documents but at the same time keeping before the reader's mind the internal or psychical thread which runs through all the external happenings of Lincoln's varied career.

Stevens, C. M.

"THE WONDERFUL STORY OF LINCOLN❞— Cupples & Leon Company..

.$1.25

Tarbell, Ida M.

"LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN"-New revised edition

The MacMillan Company. 2 volumes..

.$6.00

This is a very complete life of Lincoln, remarkable for its presentation of contemporary impression and comment. A vast amount of intimate personal material was used in the preparation of this work, which aims to depict Lincoln the man, as seen by his fellows and revealed by his own acts and words.

Thompson, David D.

"ABRAHAM LINCOLN, THE FIRST AMERICAN"

Abingdon Press.....

$1.00

Anecdotes and incidents presenting various phases of Lincoln's life.

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From every authoritative source has been selected the best-told story of every event in Lincoln's life, arranged in proper order and forming his complete and connected biography from his birth to his martyrdom. The book contains over 500 true stories told by Lincoln or by his friends about him.

Whipple, Wayne

“THE HEART OF LINCOLN

George W. Jacobs & Company...

.$0.75

An intimate study of the life and character of Abraham Lincoln, portrayed in a series of anecdotes and reminiscence sympathetically told.

Whitlock, Brand

"ABRAHAM LINCOLN

Small Mayard & Company.

Same in (Beacon Biographies).

.$1.00 .75

Through simplicity and directness of style, and emphasis on the human side of Lincoln, the appeal is so direct that younger readers cannot fail to find this a "good book."

Carmichael, O. H.

LINCOLN'S WORKS

"LINCOLN'S GETTYSBURG ADDRESS" illustrated.

Abingdon Press. . . . . . .

.$1.00

A vivid and historically accurate account of the writing and delivery of that classic of all times. The whole occasion is made to pass in review before us-a thing of life and movement. And those who love and understand are made deeply conscious that in this world-known address Abraham Lincoln revealed the central motive and ideal of his life, and that through it he voiced the message of America to the world. Lincoln, Abraham

"WRITINGS OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN"

G. P. Putnam's Sons. 8 volumes..

.$25.00

Writings. Including the full text of the Lincoln-Douglas Debates together with the Essay on Lincoln, by Carl Schurz, the Address on Lincoln, by Joseph H. Choate, and the Life of Lincoln, by Noah Brooks. Edited by Arthur Brooks Lapsley.

With an Introduction by Theodore Roosevelt.

Although the works of Lincoln are recognized as deserving a high place in American literature, no previous attempt has been made to present them in a handsome library edition.

The Writings of Lincoln cover his public addresses, letters, and other documents, together with a large number of more personal letters and speeches.

Lincoln, Abraham

"LINCOLN'S SPEECHES AND WRITINGS"-Selections from the public speeches and writings of Abraham Lincoln. Edited by L. E. Chittenden.

Dodd Mead & Company..

.$1.50

No more valuable contribution to an accurate knowledge of the martyred President could be made than a proper selection from his speeches and writings in a single volume of convenient, readable form. After a thorough study of Mr. Lincoln's intellectual life, from its commencement to its close, Mr. Chittenden has prepared such a volume. Lincoln, Abraham

"HIS AUTOBIOGRAPHY IN FACSIMILE"

The Misses Fell....

.$2.50

Lincoln's brief autobiography was written in 1859, at the request of Jesse W. Fell. His daughters publish this limited edition in facsimile made direct from the original.

Lincoln, Abraham

"COMPLETE WORKS"-Comprising his speeches, letters, state papers and miscellaneous writings. Edited by his private secretaries, John G. Nicolay and John Hay

The Century Company. 2 volumes...

$12.00

This is the story of the martyred President's life written by himself, as found in his speeches, letters, state papers and miscellaneous writings, including his private correspondence; speeches on the stump, in Congress and elsewhere; the great Lincoln-Douglas debates in full; all his messages and proclamations; his letters to generals: all his state papers, memoranda, etc., prepared from original sources-the whole being a complete record of Lincoln's career.

Lincoln, Abraham

"GETTYSBURG ORATION AND FIRST AND SECOND

INAUGURAL ADDRESSES"

Duffield & Company. Rubric Series...

Lincoln, Abraham

"SPEECHES"-Including Inaugurals and Proclamations. Edited by G. M. Adam

A. L. Burt Company. (Burt Home Library). ...

.$0.75

$1.25

This book includes, besides the speeches, inaugurals, addresses, various proclamations and the annual messages to Congress.

Lincoln, Abraham

“IDEALS OF THE REPUBLIC" Series. Inaugural and Gettysburg Addresses

G. P. Putnam's Sons.....

Lincoln, Abraham

"SPEECHES AND LETTERS OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN” from 1832-1865. Edited by Merwin Roe, with an introduction by James Bryce. Everyman's Library

E. P. Dutton & Co. Cloth...
Flexible Leather....

$1.25

.$1.00 2.00

The object of this volume is to make Lincoln known by his works as he is known to students of history by his deeds. The period covered is from 1832 to 1865.

Lincoln and Douglas

"LINCOLN-DOUGLAS DEBATES”

G. P. Putnam's Sons.....

.$2.50

The Political Debates between Abraham Lincoln and Stephen A. Douglas in the Senatorial Campaign of 1858 in Illinois. Introduction by George Haven Putnam.

A definitive and accurate edition of these famous debates which paved the way of Lincoln to the Presidency.

Tracy, G. A.

"UNCOLLECTED LETTERS OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN Now FIRST BROUGHT TOGETHER, WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY IDA M. TARBELL"

Houghton Mifflin Company..

Same, large paper..

.$3.50

5.00

A collection of nearly three hundred letters, many of them of decided historical value. "The whole collection is rich in material which will delight the student of Lincoln." -N. Y. Tribune.

Wanamaker, R. M.

"THE VOICE OF LINCOLN"

Charles Scribner's Sons..

$2.50

This book is not so much an exposition of Lincoln's character and genius by another as a revelation of his character and genius by himself. Judge Wanamaker has selected with skill and insight those utterances of Lincoln's, his letters, conversations, and speeches, which are keys to the different sides of his great nature and uncover the springs of his conduct and his greatness of mind and spirit. These utterances are accompanied by a narrative text which supplies a full understanding of their biographical and historical significance.

LINCOLN'S STORIES AND EPIGRAMS Gross, Anthony

"LINCOLN'S OWN STORIES”

Harper & Brothers....

.$1.75

For many years the author, an enthusiastic student of Lincoln's life, collected and verified the best of the stories told by Lincoln and about Lincoln. These stories have been carefully arranged, and the remarkable collection which is the result is presented in a book of engrossing interest in its humor and pathos, and its illumination of historic characters and events.

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