Abraham Lincoln 1865 Memorial Biography engraved portrait Hanaford bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Abraham Lincoln: His Life and Public Services, by Mrs. P. A. Hanaford.
1865, Boston, B. B. Russell and Company. pp. 216. Engraved portrait frontis.
Publishers diaper or criss-cross grain cloth, covers stamped in blind with central outline design, spine gilt lettered with small memorial cross and dove device stamped in blind near base. Engraved portrait frontis, numerous small woodcuts throughout the text.
Remarkably clean and fresh condition binding. Contents mostly clean, tight and sound. A splendid survival, nicer than typical for the era.
Book measures: 8 3/8" H X 5 3/4" W.