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    Sale 2486 | Lot 15
    Estimate: $400 - $600
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    • Sale 2486 Lot 15

      (BOOKS AND PAMPHLETS.) Gilbert, E.T.; compiler. Abraham Lincoln by Different Writers, Compiled from Various Magazines. 3 volumes, approximately 1000 pages total. Thick 8vo, contemporary 1/2 calf, worn, front board detached; minor wear to contents; bookplates of Charles N. Dietz on front pastedowns. Chicago, 1903 and 1909 (compilation dates)

      Estimate $400 - 600

      Gilbert compiled many dozens of magazine articles on Lincoln into these three volumes, binding them with a typescript table of contents in each volume and typeset title pages for the first two volumes. The contents come from Century Magazine, McClure's, Harper's and many more, circa 1895-1909. A few mounted newspaper clippings are also included.


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