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2 edition of Rare Lincolniana found in the catalog.

Rare Lincolniana

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Published by W. Abbatt in Tarrytown, N.Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesThe Magazine of history with notes and queries. Extra number -- no. 65, Magazine of history with notes and queries. Extra number -- no. 65.
ContributionsThorn, James S., Grenier, Édouard, 1819-1901, Macdonell, Agnes, Lady, Bartlett, Truman Howe, 1835-1923, Prince, Ezra M. (Ezra Morton), 1831-1908, Doyle, Alexander, 1857-1922
The Physical Object
Pagination68 p. ;
Number of Pages68
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25268162M
OCLC/WorldCa25161313

Rathbone, tormented by paranoia and delusions, stabbed his wife to death. Sometimes refers to a volume given by a notable donor. Today, his accounts are among the most valuable sources of information about that night. A single gathering of a quarto book, then, would be a sheet folded twice, containing four leaves, eight pages of text.

Verso The back or reverse side of a leaf or page. An external link will lead you to the full letter. Editions of his books from the 15th century are very rare. Association Did the author, or someone close to the author, a famous person, or someone who was associated with the book, own or annotate the book? Credits: All media The story featured may in some cases have been created by an independent third party and may not always represent the views of the institutions, listed below, who have supplied the content. While much older, wood engravings enjoyed an important renaissance in the late eighteenth century through Thomas Bewick and continued in popularity thorugh the nineteenth century.

This sheet music is among the many treasures of Lincolniana that came to the Library of Congress in through the generosity of Alfred Whital Sterna businessman from Chicago. Even though Rathbone was bleeding profusely, he directed medical attention to the unconscious president. To mar thy fair visage, so kind and so true, No more shall assail thee whose heart knew no guile, But wither and perish a doom justly due. Suffering many losses throughout her life, this was among the greatest. Herold surrendered when the soldiers threatened to set fire to the barn but Booth refused to do the same. Foxing Light brown spots that naturally appear on some papers due to oxidation as they age.


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The beginning of Paradise Lost from a illustrated edition. This fabric swatch was cut from her dress some time after the assassination, probably by a souvenir seeker. The book comprised of over a hundred animals, both real lions and elephants and imaginary six-headed hydrasand was intended to present readers with moral lessons, based on the Christian values of that era.

Uncut When the edges of the text block most apparent at the fore and lower edges have not been trimmed to a uniform size, and are therefore characterized by a ragged or deckle edge.

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Colophon Printed note at the end of a text containing information about the printing of the book. Clara Harris and Henry Rathbone, the young couple that eventually accompanied the Lincolns, are permanently intertwined with the tragic events.

This case held one of those pairs. So-called because much of the raw material originally came from the tanneries of North Africa other types of goatskin bindings denoting regions of origin include levant, turkey, niger.

The fob acted as a counterbalance or weight to secure a pocket watch to a particular location. Printing date Was the book printed long ago, or in a significant time period? Not a first edition but desirable among antiquarians.

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