New York: Putnam, 1916. Illus. xvi, 412pp. + 4pp. of publisher's ads. 8vo, blue cloth, spine lightly soiled, back corners bumped, endpapers, front flyleaf, and last blank page, all lightly soiled. New York: Putnam, 1916. First Edition. Author studied the law under Abraham Lincoln and William Herndon at their law office. "Account of Lincoln in Illinois, his homes, love affair with Ann Rutledge, his law partners, marriage, and life in Springfield..." Monaghan, 2262.
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Springfield: Illinois State Historical Library, 1910. Illus. civ, 610pp. 8vo, green cloth, corners bumped, inner hinges strengthened, spine lightly soiled, margin of title page expertly repaired, a few pages with a small amount of ink annotations in margins. Springfield: Illinois State Historical Library, 1910. Collections of the Illinois State Historical Library, volume VI.
London: Baldwin & Cradock, 1844. Map. Engraving with hand coloring. Image measures 13" x 14 1/2". Beautiful map of Illinois and parts of Missouri, Indiana, and what is now Iowa. County lines are drawn in. Denotes towns, major routes, waterways and train lines, all in beautiful detail. The Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge was formed in 1826 and published low cost maps with the goal of reaching a large market, while still maintaining high quality and precision...