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Stan. V. Henkels (Firm)



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Remainder of title: An unusual collection of eulogies on Abraham Lincoln, being the largest and most complete list offered at public sale. Works appertaining to the life of Lincoln and his administration, autograph letter of his favorite son ""Tad"" and T. Buchanan Read's last portrait of Lincoln from life. Also books from the assigned estate of Chas. Steigerwalt of Lancaster by order of Redmond Conyngham, Esq., assignee, embracing early almanacs, rare American history, early American broadsides, both Revolutionary and Confederate, rare old American atlases and early American maps with views of New York, Quebec, and other American cities, and a collection of American and foreign bookplates, and from other sources, American genealogies, state, county and town histories, Pennsylvania colonial records and archives, Revolutionary history, &c., &c., to be sold Monday and Tuesday afternoons, March 20th and 21st, 1911, at 2.30 o'clock each day. At the book auction rooms of Samuel T. Freeman & Co., 1519-1521 Chestnut St., Philadelphia. Contains 778 lots. Cover title: Lincolniana : an inportant[!] collection of eulogies on Abraham Lincoln. Contains facsim. of letter from Tad Lincoln to ""Gumpert"", dated ...t. 6, 1864 (lot 351). Prices in ms. Book-plate of Joseph Benjamin Oakleaf.


Williams, Frank J.; Williams, Virginia



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74 pages :facsimile ;26 cm.

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Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865--Bibliography--Catalogs.; Steigerwalt, Charles--Library--Catalogs.; Booksellers' catalogs--United States.

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Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.


Catalogue ; no. 1027

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Monaghan 1982; Stern 1904

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Z8505.H46 1911


Mississippi State University Libraries.


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Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).

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Lincolniana : an Unusual Collection of Eulogies on Abraham Lincoln ... /Catalogue Compiled and Sale Conducted