1. Creator/Author:
  2. Brooks, Elbridge Streeter, (6)

The true story of Abraham Lincoln, the American : told for boys and girls /

Authors:
Lothrop Publishing Company., Brooks, Elbridge Streeter,
Other Authors:
Lothrop Publishing Company.
Item ID:
71200908401340; 71200908401341; 71200908401342; 71200908401343
Publisher:
Boston : Lothrop Pub. Co., c1896.
Series:
Children's lives of great men; Children's lives of great men.
Call Number:
E457 .B873 1896
Physical Description:
239 p., [26] leaves of plates : ill., front., ports. ; 24-25 cm.
Topic:
Pioneer children.
Frontier and pioneer life.
Presidents -- United States.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
Note:
CLICK ON WEB ADDRESS TO REACH THIS DOCUMENT.; How something come from nothing -- A boy of the backwoods -- How Abraham saw the world -- How the rail-splitter raised himself -- Captain Lincoln -- How the storekeeper grew ambitious -- The honorable Mr. Lincoln -- How the county lawyer won fame -- How the backwoods boy became President -- How the flat-boatman guided the ship of state -- How Abraham Lincoln made his name immortal -- Why the people would not "swap horses" -- Abraham Lincoln the American.; Lincoln copy 1, 2, and 3: Bound in cloth; frontispiece, illustrated front cover.; Lincoln copy 1: Handwritten inscription in ink on flyleaf: George Lord Knox, from Papa, Xmas 1905.; Lincoln copy 1 includes [2] p. of the publisher's advertisements at end.; Lincoln copy 2: Book label: Robert Stanley Thompson, No. 5.; Lincoln copy 4: Bound in cloth; frontispiece, illustrated front cover, spine broken.
OCLC Number:
ocm04253718
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Available for Viewing:
By appointment only
Category:
Books & Pamphlets