Abe Lincoln in Illinois (Inscribed)

Sherwood, Robert; Carl Sandburg (Foreword)

Published by Scribners, 1939
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A nice copy of the first edition, early printing (1940 to title page; first published in 1939), of Sherwood's most important work and winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, this copy with a long humorous insciption by Sherwood to the front endpaper, dated May 10, 1940. A very tough title by Sherwood to find signed, let alone inscribed and long one at that. Text is solid, clean, and tight. Lettering to spine is bright and unflaked. No marks or highlights in text. Light toning to front and rear pastedowns/endpapers. In a Very Good + bright dust jacket (with portrait of Raymond Massey as Lincoln illustrated by Norman Rockwell to front panel) w/light wear to spine ends, corners, and edges, tiny closed tears to rear panel, modest rubbing to rear panel, "Autographed" written on front panel. No previous owner's names. Not Price Clipped ($2.00). Not ex-lib. Not a Book Club Edition. Photos sent upon request. Accurate Descriptions/Quality Books/Unmatched Prices. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: Abe Lincoln in Illinois (Inscribed)
Publisher: Scribners
Publication Date: 1939
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition (Early Printing)

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