|Other titles||McClure"s life of Abraham Lincoln.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination|| p.,  leaves of plates :|
|Number of Pages||26|
Volk’s images of Lincoln have become iconic: one hangs today in the Lincoln Bedroom in the White House, and one was used as for the portrait of Lincoln on the 4-cent stamp used from From the James S. Copley Library in La Jolla, California, owned by Copley Press Inc., former publisher of the San Diego Union-Tribune. • "Lincoln in Hitherto unpublished," undated • Lincoln portrait, print copy of photograph by Matthew Brady, 3 copies, Octo • "A. Lincoln," engraving seated holding book, undated • Lincoln portrait, drawing in oval with elaborate boarder, undated • "Lincoln in First published in McClure's Early Life of. The first full-length portrait of the marriage of Abraham and Mary Todd Lincoln in more than fifty years, The Lincolns is a fascinating new work of American history by Daniel Mark Epstein, an award-winning biographer and poet known for his passionate understanding of the Civil War period. Although the private lives of political couples have in our era become front-page news, the true story of 4/5(3). The “gifted young historian” (Richard Norton Smith) who gave us Founding Rivals, Chris DeRose delivers the first fully realized portrait of Abraham Lincoln’s ambitious and controversial early political career, and his surprising ascendancy that was both historic and far from inevitable. In , Abraham Lincoln arrived in Washington in near anonymity.
of pointillist portrait of Lincoln. Our introduction presents a personal view of Lincoln, that of Eileen Mackevich, executive director of the Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Commission. In our opening essay, “What Lincoln Means to Americans Today,” journalist Andrew Ferguson considers the libraries of Lincoln books, the collectors. Future Lincoln books cannot be written without it, and from no other book can a general reader learn so much about Abraham Lincoln. It is the essential title for the bicentennial. (Nov.)James L. Swanson is the author of Manhunt: The Day Chase for Lincoln's Killer. His next book is Chasing Lincoln's Killer (Scholastic, Feb. ).Reviews: Oakley superimposed a well-known portrait of Seward over the face and toggled it up and down for comparison. “Everything lined up beautifully,” he recalls. “I knew from the one irrefutable photo of Lincoln at Gettysburg that Seward sat near him on the platform.” He figured the president must be in the vicinity. Abraham Lincoln A rare first edition of Abraham Lincoln and service of Vice President Hannibal Hamlin. This pre-Civil War book covers speeches of Lincoln, his early life, congressional activities, Lincoln s views and remarks on slavery, Douglas s rebellion against Lincoln s views Lincoln/Douglas debate, and resolutions on the Mexican War.
Certainly it's an important aspect of the portrait, Lincoln, like so many Americans of that era being thoroughly steeped in a deeply Christian culture. It could probably be argued - by those who know more on the subject than I do - that White's portrait of Lincoln is perhaps overly reverential. It's clear the author loves his s: The first full-length portrait of the marriage of Abraham and Mary Todd Lincoln in more than fifty years, The Lincolns is a fascinating new work of American history by Daniel Mark Epstein, an award-winning biographer and poet known for his passionate understanding of the Civil War period.4/5(). - Lincoln-portrait of watch for documents that may be copyrighted (for example, published in the United States less than 95 years ago, or unpublished and the author died less than 70 years ago). Credit Line: Library of Congress, Rare Book and Special Collections Division, Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana. ABE Abraham Lincoln in His Times By David S. Reynolds. Of books produced about Abraham Lincoln since his death years ago, not one, in the view of the historian and biographer David.