This was the most expensive binding offered. The Life of Abraham Lincoln. Presenting his early history, political career, and speeches in and out of Congress; also, a general view of his policy as president of the United States; with his messages, proclamations, letters, etc. And a history of his eventful administration, and of the scenes attendant upon his tragic and lamented demise. Printed just after his assassination in 1865.This book is still bound in the original binding. This is the most desirable binding that was offered. It was simultaneously published in cloth. This book is bound in the highest quality tooled leather binding. Marbled edges, and end papers. Printed on thick quality paper. The leather is still supple.
Book has generalized usage wear and some abrasion. Book has a lot of generalized usage wear but is still in giftable presentable antiquarian condition. Generalized usage wear from having been read.
This is a gorgeous book, and it will make an excellent gift or addition to any fine library. Main condition is a lot of generalized usage wear, abrasion. Generalized usage, some looseness, some abrasions, as visible in the pictures. The rustic appearance may be considered more attractive.The item "LEATHER ABRAHAM LINCOLN!) CIVIL WAR Gift" is in sale since Wednesday, November 11, 2020. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "merchants-rare-books" and is located in Moab, Utah. This item can be shipped worldwide.