New York: H. Dayton, 1860. To which is added a Biographical Sketch of Hon. Hannibal Hamlin. Frontispiece portrait of Lincoln. 354pp. 12mo, original blue cloth, scattered light foxing, including portrait, corners lightly bumped, otherwise very good. New York: H. Dayton, 1860. Authorized Edition. Text includes 10 speeches by Abraham Lincoln including the speech delivered at Cooper Union in New York City. Author was Washington correspondent for the New York Independent and Evening Post. Monaghan 25.
many photo. illus. 89pp. 8vo, original pr. wrs.; (rebacked with modern cloth, wrs. soiled and with a few chips, internally very good). Washington: Rufus H. Darby, 1894. The author was the doorkeeper at Ford's Theater on the night of the assassination. "Details of the conspiracy and assassination." Monaghan 1138.
New York: Currier & Ives, 1865. Original color lithograph. Sheet measures 18" x 13.5" This 1865 portrait of Abraham Lincoln was issued by Currier and Ives just after the president was assassinated on April 14, 1865. Based on a photograph taken in February 1864 by Anthony Berger, the 'rush' print was issued by Currier and Ives as a tribute to the former President available to mourners all across America. Many prints such as these were issued by Currier and Ives...