Franklin

The Lincoln reader, edited, with an introduction, by Paul M. Angle.

Author/Creator:
Angle, Paul M. (Paul McClelland), 1900-1975 editor.
Publication:
New Brunswick, Rutgers University Press, 1947.
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 564 pages, [32] pages of plates illustrations, portraits, facsimiles 23 cm.
Subjects:
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
Local subjects:
Presidente -- Estados Unidos.
Place of Publication:
United States New Jersey New Brunswick.
Summary:
''Biography written by sixty-five authors. From their writings one hundred seventy-nine selections have been chosen and arranged to form an integrated narrative.''--Foreword.
Contents:
Preface
Kentucky childhood
Youth in Indiana
New Salem
The DeWitt Clinton of Illinois
Attorney and Counsellor at Law
Romance and marriage
Mr. Lincoln of Illinois
Leader of the Illinois bar
The house of eighth street
Rebirth in politics: 1854-1858
The great debates
"The taste is in my mouth a little": nomination, 1860
Candidate and president elect
The new president
The momentous issue
The war begins
Search for a general
Emancipation
Life in the White House
Gettysburg
Years of victory
The second election
Peace
Death
and a people's grief
Epilogue.
Notes:
"Designed by Andor Braun."
"A biography written by sixty-five authors."--Foreword.
Includes bibliographical references (p. [544]-547) and index.
Local notes:
Western History Coll., cop. 5
Located in Farley Collection.
Potok Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries by Adena Potok.
Potok Collection copy has previous signature blacked out on front free endpaper.
Penn Provenance:
Gotham Book Mart (former owner) (Gotham Book Mart Collection copy)
Potok, Adena (donor) (Potok Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1947
Contributor:
Yarnall Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Gotham Book Mart Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
The Library of Chaim Potok (University of Pennsylvania)
Other format:
Online version: Angle, Paul M. (Paul McClelland), 1900-1975. Lincoln reader.
OCLC:
598757
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