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Lincoln's Virtues: An Ethical Biography

by MILLER, William Lee

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Bluebird Books
Published
2002
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Fine in Fine dust jacket
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First Edition
ISBN
9780375401589
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$26.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2002. First Edition. Hardcover. 037540158X . A stated first edition of William Lee Miller's "ethical biography" of Abraham Lincoln. In this work, the author explores how Mr. Lincoln, coming from a poor background in the frontier of early-19th century Illinois and with little schooling, came to be… Read more
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Inventing a Nation: Washington, Adams, Jefferson

by VIDAL, Gore

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Bluebird Books
Published
2003
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Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780300101713
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$23.50

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New Haven: Yale University Press. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2003. First Edition. Hardcover. 0300101716 . First printing. Gore Vidal describes the birth of the US through biographies of its first three presidents. --- In blue paper-covered boards backed in blue cloth, with gilt titling stamped on spine. Jacket with composite painted portraits of the three subjects.… Read more
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The Life and Selected Writings of Thomas Jefferson (Modern Library #234.1)

by JEFFERSON, Thomas; (Edited by KOCH, Adrienne; PEDEN, William)

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[c.1950]
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Good in Fair dust jacket
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$14.50

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New York: The Modern Library / Random House. Good in Fair dust jacket. [c.1950]. Hardcover. Ex-library copy. This Modern Library compilation includes Jefferson's "Autobiography", "The Declaration of Independence", "Biographical Sketches of Famous Men" as well as essays, journals, public papers and much more. Edited and with an introduction by Adrienne Koch & William Peden. Indexed. Image… Read more
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Lincoln's War: The Untold Story of America's Greatest President as Commander in Chief

by PERRET, Geoffrey

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Bluebird Books
Published
2004
Condition
Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780375507380
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$16.00

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New York: Random House. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 2004. First Edition. Hardcover. 0375507388 . A first printing of this biography of the 16th American president. This work focuses on Abraham Lincoln's interactions with his generals, admirals and Edwin Stanton, Secretary of War and Gideon Welles, Secretary of the Navy. With a two-page map showing… Read more
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Midstream: Lincoln the President (Volume 3 only of 4-volume Lincoln the President series)

by RANDALL, J. G.

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Published
1953
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Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket
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New York: Dodd, Mead & Company. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 1953. Hardcover. Volume three only in the author's 4-volume biography of Abraham Lincoln. This portion covers the mid-Civil War years (roughly 1863-64). Includes a section of black & white plates depicting Lincoln, other key figures and a map. Indexed. --- In full navy cloth-covered… Read more
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Lincoln: An Illustrated Biography

by KUNHARDT, Philip B. Jr.; KUNHARDT III, Philip B.; KUNHARDT, Peter W.

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Published
1992
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Very Good
ISBN
9780517207420
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$29.50

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New York: Portland House / Random House. Very Good. 1992. Softcover. 0517207427 . The Lincoln presidency coincided with the early days of photography. This pictorial biography includes most of the known photos of Mr. Lincoln, as well as many of his contemporaries, with over 700 illustrations. Includes a foreword by Lincoln historian David Herbert Donald. --- A… Read more
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Abraham Lincoln: A Biography

by THOMAS, Benjamin P.

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Bluebird Books
Published
1952
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Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket. 1952. Hard Cover. A later printing of the author's acclaimed one-volume biography of Abraham Lincoln. With numerous black & white photos and four maps; and with Alexander Gardner photographic frontis portrait of Mr. Lincoln. --- In full navy cloth-covered boards with blindstamped publisher device to… Read more
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Nixon and Mao: The Week That Changed the World

by MacMILLAN, Margaret

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Bluebird Books
Published
2007
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Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781400061273
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$18.00

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New York: Random House. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2007. First Edition. Hardcover. 140006127X . A first edition of author's study of the historic visit made by U.S. President Richard Nixon to the China of Chairman Mao in 1972. The visit triggered a major shift in U.S.-Chinese relations. With a section of black & white plates.… Read more
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Lincoln

by DONALD, David Herbert

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Bluebird Books
Published
1995
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Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
ISBN
9780684808468
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$34.00

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New York: Simon and Schuster. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1995. Hard Cover. 0684808463 . Second printing of Donald's excellent biography of Abraham Lincoln, 16th President of the United States. This work is ideal for those desiring a comprehensive but very readable summary of Lincoln's life, in one volume. Includes numerous photos and maps, plus… Read more
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The Death of a President: November 20-November 25, 1963

by MANCHESTER, William

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Bluebird Books
Published
1967
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Very Good- in Good dust jacket
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BCE
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New York: Harper & Row. Very Good- in Good dust jacket. 1967. BCE. Hard Cover. A painstakingly detailed analysis of the assassination of John F. Kennedy by the noted 20th century historian, William Manchester in a full-sized book club edition. With a section of maps showing venues involved at rear of volume along with an index. ---… Read more
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The Lincoln Reader

by ANGLE, Paul M. (Editor)

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Bluebird Books
Published
1947
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Very Good with no dust jacket
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BCE
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New Brunswick, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Rutgers University Press. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1947. BCE. Hard Cover. Book club edition. A look at Abraham Lincoln's life in the form of letters, essays & biographical sketches by a host of authors, including Mr. Lincoln himself. With numerous b&w photos. B-O-M-C flyer specific to this work laid in.… Read more
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Little Masterpieces: Lord Macaulay [Selected Writings]

by MACAULAY, Lord (author); PERRY, Bliss (editor)

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Published
1901
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Very Good with no dust jacket
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New York: Doubleday & McClure Co.. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1901. Hardcover. A 1901 edition in this collection of selected writings by the noted 19th Century British historian Lord Macaulay (Thomas Babington Macaulay). Includes his "The Puritans", "Dr. Samuel Johnson" and other writings. With tissue-protected black and white engraved frontis portrait of the author, … Read more
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Lives of the Presidents of the United States (The Favorite Library)

by CLARK, Mary Fairman

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Bluebird Books
Published
1901
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Fair with no dust jacket
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Boston: DeWolfe, Fiske & Co.. Fair with no dust jacket. 1901. Hardcover. A charming, illustrated work, providing brief biographies of the first 26 U. S. Presidents (Washington through Theodore Roosevelt). With about 6 color plates and many black & white engraved illustrations. --- In olive cloth-covered boards with color illustrations on front and titling in black… Read more
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John Adams

by McCULLOUGH, David

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Bluebird Books
Published
2001
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Very Good+ in Fair dust jacket
ISBN
9780684813639
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New York: Simon and Schuster. Very Good+ in Fair dust jacket. 2001. Hard Cover. 0684813637 . 19th printing. The author's stellar, Pulitzer Prize-winning biography of the second U. S. President, John Adams, draws heavily on his letters to and from his beloved wife Abigail. Includes numerous photos and drawings. With endnotes, bibliography and index. --- In full… Read more
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An Unfinished Life: John F. Kennedy, 1917-1963

by DALLEK, Robert

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Bluebird Books
Published
2003
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Very Good in Good dust jacket
ISBN
9780316172387
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$18.50

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Boston: Little, Brown and Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 2003. Hardcover. 0316172383 . First edition, first printing with full number line on copyright page. Author's comprehensive biography of Mr. Kennedy, complete with two sections of b&w photos, extensive endnotes, and index. --- In full maroon cloth-covered boards with titling stamped in silver on spine. Jacket… Read more
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Theodore Rex

by MORRIS, Edmund

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Bluebird Books
Published
2001
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Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
ISBN
9780394555096
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New York: Random House. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2001. Hardcover. 0394555090 . Second Printing. In black paper-covered boards with gilt titling & decorations, spine. Interior bears numerous photos; indexed. Bright, clean & unmarked. DJ intact and complete; bears orig. $35 flap price. The highly acclaimed sequel to the Pulitzer Prize-winning 'The Rise of Theodore… Read more
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The Sage of Monticello

by MALONE, Dumas

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Bluebird Books
Published
1981
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
ISBN
9780316544634
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Boston: Little, Brown and Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1981. Hardcover. 0316544639 . Sixth and final volume in author's Pulitzer-winning examination of the life of the third US President; covers the period from the end of his presidency through his retirement years in Monticello. In navy full-cloth covers with Jefferson medallion design in gilt… Read more
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Reagan: The Man and His Presidency The Oral History of an Era

by Strober, Gerald & Deborah Hart Strober

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Bluebird Books
Published
1998
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Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
ISBN
9780395771938
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$17.00

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1998. Hardcover. 0395771935 . Authors' unique perspective on Ronald Reagan's presidency involves interviews with over a hundred key players and their direct quotes regarding moments along the way. First Edition/First Printing.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 622 pages .
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George Washington A Life

by RANDALL, Willard Sterne

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Bluebird Books
Published
2006
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Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket
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9781578661527
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Edison, New Jersey U. S. A.: Galahad Books. Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket. 2006. Hardcover. 1578661528 . Detailed bio of first American President in a good copy. Clean & bright interior; flypage torn out. Substance (glue? ) has hardened on outside of back cover corners; otherwise in good shape. Dust jacket slightly scuffed, otherwise like-new… Read more
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Abraham Lincoln Speeches and Writings: Volume 1: 1832-1858

by LINCOLN, Abraham; Don E. FEHRENBACHER (editor)

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Bluebird Books
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
Ninth Printing
ISBN
9780940450431
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$21.50

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Library of America. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1989. Ninth Printing. Hardcover. 0940450437 . Very sharp copy, in full blue cloth covers with a minor stain, spine. Publisher logo has faded at base of spine. Interior clean & crisp, unmarked and in top shape. With satin ribbon bookmark. Slipcase with gilt publisher logo and design;… Read more
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