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Abraham Lincoln, his speeches and writings.

Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln, his speeches and writings.

by Abraham Lincoln

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Published by World Pub. Co. in Cleveland .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementEdited with critical and analytical notes by Roy P. Basler. Pref. by Carl Sandburg.
ContributionsBasler, Roy Prentice, 1906- ed.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE457.92 1946a
The Physical Object
Paginationxxx, 843 p.
Number of Pages843
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18093167M
LC Control Number53028573

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The volumes were edited by historian Don E. Fehrenbacher who did an excellent job in putting together these volumes of Lincoln's writings and he /5(30). His letters, speeches and other written material are here. Basler is one of the foremost Lincoln scholars of all time. Lincoln wrote for the common man and his writings are easy to read.

Here you see both the private and the public. This is one of the most widely cited works on Lincoln, but one of the most by:   Clearly Abraham Lincoln is known for his Abraham Lincoln main speeches, The Gettysburg Address, and his Second Inaugural, along with the Emancipation Proclamation, which are all included in this fine compilation.

But Lincoln's other writings are also so well done, and /5(40). Selected Speeches and Writings by Abraham Lincoln The source of this small sample of letters, speeches, and writings is The Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln, edited by Roy P. Basler. Introductions to individual documents are by Abraham Lincoln Online.

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Lincoln was a marvelous writer—from the humblest letter to his great speeches, including his inaugural addresses, the Emancipation Proclamation.

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From the Back CoverCited by: 3. The works of Abraham Lincoln preceding the famous Lincoln-Douglas debates illuminate the political career of one of our most courageous presidents and reveal his extraordinary gifts as a writer.

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It only includes writings by Lincoln, and omits incoming correspondence.