Six Months at the White House with Abraham Lincoln. The Story of a Picture.


Published by Hurd and Houghton, New York, 1867
From Main Street Fine Books & Mss, ABAA (Galena, IL, U.S.A.)

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16mo. Black blind-ruled cloth with gilt spine lettering. vii, 359pp. Very good. Spine rather sunned, with chip at head, else tight, clean and quite nice; front flyleaf is a vintage replacement, expertly and archivally accomplished. Tight, attractive second printing. Carpenter (1830-1900) was the American painter best remembered for his painting "First Reading of the Emancipation Proclamation of Abraham Lincoln," and this is his account of his experiences at the White House. MONAGHAN 849 note. Bookseller Inventory # 36704

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Title: Six Months at the White House with Abraham ...

Publisher: Hurd and Houghton, New York

Publication Date: 1867

Binding: Hardcover

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Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts has been buying and selling quality books, autographs and ephemera since 1991. We specialize in general antiquarian, first editions, signed books and autographs and documents. We are members of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America (ABAA), Universal Autograph Collectors Club (UACC) and The Manuscript Society.

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