Unity, Ethnicity, & Abraham Lincoln

CURRENT, Richard N.

Published by Louis A. Warren Lincoln Library and Museum, 1978
Used / Paperback / Quantity Available: 0
Available From More Booksellers
View all  copies of this book

About the Book

We're sorry; this book is no longer available. AbeBooks has millions of books. Please enter search terms below to find similar copies.

Description:

8vo. Stiff brown wrappers. 24pp. Frontispiece, illustrations. Fine. The First Annual R. Gerald McMurtry Lecture, named after this library's long-time second director -- American historian (1906-88), director of the Louis A. Warren Lincoln Library and Museum from 1956 to 1973 and author of more than 200 articles, pamphlets and books about Lincoln. Best of all, this copy belonged to the series' namesake: Laid in is a Typed Note Signed from the library's third director, Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Mark E. Neely Jr. (born 1944). 1p, 8" X 11", Fort Wayne, IN, 9 October 1978. "I enclose a copy of the R. Gerald McMurtry Lecture," he notes on library letterhead. "There are many more at the Museum, but I wanted you to see it right away." Signed simply "Mark" in black ink. Also enclosed is an envelope addressed by Neely to McMurtry, postally cancelled 27 April 1978, containing the printed invitation to attend Current's May 11th lecture at which he delivered this first McMurtry Lecture. An outstanding association copy. This notable series continued for many years and includes lectures by many top Lincoln scholars. Bookseller Inventory #

Bibliographic Details

Title: Unity, Ethnicity, & Abraham Lincoln
Publisher: Louis A. Warren Lincoln Library and Museum
Publication Date: 1978
Binding: Paperback

AbeBooks offers millions of new, used, rare and out-of-print books, as well as cheap textbooks from thousands of booksellers around the world. Shopping on AbeBooks is easy, safe and 100% secure - search for your book, purchase a copy via our secure checkout and the bookseller ships it straight to you.

Search thousands of booksellers selling millions of new & used books

New & Used Books

New & Used Books

New and used copies of new releases, best sellers and award winners. Save money with our huge selection.

AbeBooks Home

Rare & Out of Print Books

Rare & Out of Print Books

From scarce first editions to sought-after signatures, find an array of rare, valuable and highly collectible books.

Rare Books

Textbooks

Textbooks

Catch a break with big discounts and fantastic deals on new and used textbooks.

Textbooks

More Books to Discover