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The Photographs of Abraham Lincoln

By: Meserve, Frederick Hill; Carl Sandburg

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace and Company: 1944

Edition: Stated First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 25347

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's full blue cloth, gilt lettering on spine, fore-edge deckle. Profusely illustrated with photographs of Abraham Linclon and his circle (120 photographs of Lincoln and his family, friends, and members of his administration). The volume contains 30 pages of text and 90 pages of photographs. First published in 1911, The Photographs of Abraham Lincoln was privately printed by Frederick Hill Meserve, the preeminent historian of the photographs of Abraham Lincoln. It was a groundbreaking look at the then-known photographs of the sixteenth president of the United States, who was the first... View more info

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Storm Over the Land: A Profile of the Civil War: Taken Mainly From Abraham Lincoln: The War Years

By: Sandburg, Carl

Price: $9.95

Publisher: NY, Harcourt, Brace & Company: 1942

Edition: Stated First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 3496

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


Bound in publisher's full gray cloth, gilt (burgundy) lettering and black ruling on spine. t.e.g. (red) Fore-edges deckle. Illustrated with 60 halftones from photographs and 98 drawings, maps and sketches. This book is taken mainly from Sandburg's four volumes of Abraham Lincoln: The War Years. The author has rewritten some sections to form a single volume, with all the mastery of detail which characterized the great biography from which it is taken, and which forms a complete story. It is a narrative unmatched in dramatic suspense, because it is America's own drama, the storm over our land. .... View more info

ABRAHAM LINCOLN The War Years (Volume 4 Only)

By: Sandburg, Carl

Price: $19.99

Publisher: NY, Harcourt, Brace & Company: 1939

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 4154

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


xii, 515, (1) 4 Abraham Lincoln B&W Illustrations (670). 8vo (9.5 x 6.5") View more info

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The Sandburg Range

By: Sandburg, Carl

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace and Company: 1957

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 11921

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. xvii, 459 pp View more info

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ABRAHAM LINCOLN; The Prairie Years and the War Years One-Volume Edition

By: Sandburg, Carl

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace and Company: 1954

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 12068

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. xiv, 762 pp View more info

Abraham Lincoln: The War Years (Four Volumes, complete)

By: Sandburg, Carl

Price: $500.00

Publisher: NY, Harcourt Brace & Company: 1939

Edition: First Trade Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 13042

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Four volumes, complete. Publisher's full blue cloth, gilt lettering on spines, blind-stamped medallion on covers, fore-edges deckle. Illustrated with 426 photographs, and 244 cuts of cartoons, letters, and documents. xxxi, 660; xi, 655; xiii, 673; xii, 515 pp. . Boards very lightly shelf-worn, all volumes unmarked, tight, square and clean. NEAR FINE. . Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall View more info

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Cornhuskers

By: Sandburg, Carl

Price: $500.00

Publisher: NY, Henry Holt and Company: 1918

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 14181

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


First edition, second state (page 3 not numbered, "Chicago Poems" advertised at $1.35). Publisher's brown printed boards. The 103 poems that form this early collection earned Sandburg the Pulitzer Prize in Poetry for 1919. Carl August Sandburg (1878-1967) was an American writer and editor best known for poetry. He won three Pulitzer Prizes, two for his poetry and one for his biography of Abraham Lincoln. H. L. Mencken called Sandburg "indubitably an American in every pulse-beat". . Spine mildly sunned, unmarked, tight, square, and clean. NEAR FINE. . 12mo 7" - 7½"... View more info

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The Sandburg Range

By: Sandburg, Carl

Price: $80.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & Company: 1957

Edition: First Edition Thus. First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15747

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


Publisher's full grey cloth, author's facsimile signature in black on cover, black lettering on spine and gilt decoration. Signed by author on ffep. Includes numerous B&W photographs and drawings. . Head and heel of spine minimal shelf-wear, corners very lightly rubbed, else in excellent condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean, as new. FINE.. B&W Photographs. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. xvii, 459 pp. Signed by Author View more info

Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years and the War Years

By: Sandburg, Carl

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Franklin Center, PA, Franklin Library: 1978

Edition: Limited Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 17335

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


Publisher's full burgundy leather, spine in four compartments separated by raised bands, gilt lettering in two compartments, gilt tooling in remainder, intricate gilt decoration on covers, a.e.g., red moire silk endpapers, printed on archival paper, silk ribbon marker bound in, Smyth sewn, and with concealed muslin joints to ensure the highest quality binding. Illustrated with full-page B&W plates and numerous in-text illustrations. The 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature is a limited edition collection published by The Franklin Library under the auspices of The American Revolu... View more info

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ABRAHAM LINCOLN; The Prairie Years and the War Years One-Volume Edition

By: Sandburg, Carl

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace and Company: 1954

Edition: First Edition. 1

Seller ID: 20582

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


One volume edition of The Prairie Years and The War Years. Publisher's full red cloth with embossed gilt facsimile signature of Abraham Lincoln on the front cover, red spine label with gilt lettering, red topstain, pictorial endpapers. . Rear hinge is cracked and paper has split exposing the joint, droplet mark on upper tip, one page is deeply dog-earred. FAIR. . Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. xiv, 762 pp View more info

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Abraham Lincoln: The War Years (Volume IV only)

By: Sandburg, Carl

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & Company: 1939

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 23101

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Publisher's full navy cloth, gilt lettering on spine, B&W photograph on frontispiece. . Cover corners a bit curled in from shelving, pages uncut, tight, clean, and unmarked. NEAR FINE. . Abraham Lincoln: The War Years Series. B&W Photographs. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. (xii), 515 pp View more info

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Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years

By: Sandburg, Carl

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Blue Ribbon Books: 1926

Edition: Second Edition. 1

Seller ID: 23233

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's full grey cloth, blue lettering on spine, top edge blue, fore-edge deckle, . Spine lightly sunned, edges slightly worn, previous owner's annotations in blue pen on ffep, else tight, square, unmarked, and clean. VERY GOOD. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 604 pp View more info

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Remembrance Rock

By: Sandburg, Carl

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Harcort, Brace And Company: 1948

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 24048

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Full blue cloth, gilt lettering on spine. . Volume shows mild wear and rubbing mostly around corners and head and heel of spine, else fine. NEAR FINE. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. (x), 1067 pp View more info

The American Songbag

By: Sandburg, Carl

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & Company: 1927

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 25324

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Publisher's full black cloth, orange lettering on spine, orange lettering and portrait medallion on cover, all edges orange. The American Songbag is an anthology of American folksongs compiled by the poet Carl Sandburg and published by Harcourt, Brace and Company in 1927. It was enormously popular and was in print continuously for more than seventy years. According to the musicologist Judith Tick: As a populist poet, Sandburg bestowed a powerful dignity on what the ’20s called the "American scene" in a book he called a "ragbag of stripes and streaks of color from nearly all ends... View more info

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Rootabaga Stories (Part One)

By: Sandburg, Carl

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1988

Edition: First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 23948

ISBN: 0152690611

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Quarter bound in publisher's blue cloth over gray boards, red lettering on spine. Generously illustrated with 26 full-page, full-color plates by Michael Hague. This is a newly-illustrated edition of a collection of children's stories by Carl Sandburg, first published in 1922. These fanciful tales reflect Sandburg's interest in folk ballads and nonsense verse. He modeled his expansive fictional land on the American Midwest. The lighthearted stories, referred to as moral tales by Sandburg, feature such silly characters as Hot Dog the Tiger, Gimme the Ax, White Horse Girl, Blue Wind Boy, and J... View more info