Apr 14, 2015 - Sale 2380

Sale 2380 - Lot 151

Price Realized: $ 5,500
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 2,500 - $ 3,500
LINCOLN, ABRAHAM. Political Debates between Hon. Abraham Lincoln and Hon. Stephen A. Douglas. [2 blank], [v], [3 blank], 268, [6 blank] pages plus free endpapers. 8vo, publisher's cloth, minimal wear, just a bit bowed; minimal foxing, small spot of dampstaining on top edge; early owner's inscription on front free endpaper. Columbus, OH: Follett, Foster & Company, 1860

Additional Details

first edition, first issue of the Lincoln-Douglas debates, with the signature mark "2" at the bottom of page 17. A clean and attractive copy of a Lincoln cornerstone. Monaghan, Lincoln-Douglas Debates I; Monaghan, Lincoln Bibliography, 69.