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Herndon"s Lincoln

William Henry Herndon

Herndon"s Lincoln

the true story of a great life : the history and personal recollections of Abraham Lincoln

by William Henry Herndon

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Published by Brentano"s in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.,
    • Presidents -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby William H. Herndon and Jesse William Weik.
      ContributionsWeik, Jesse William, 1857-1930., Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana (Library of Congress)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE457 .H575 1889
      The Physical Object
      Pagination3 v. (xx, 638 p.) :
      Number of Pages638
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1464585M
      LC Control Number93123570

      Find Herndon's Lincoln, The True Story of a Great Life, The History and Personal Recollections of Abraham Lincoln by Herndon, William H., Jesse William Weik - COVID Update May 2, Biblio is open and shipping orders.   While 98% of this book contains very interesting information about all aspects of Lincoln's life. It is the remaining 2%, the unsavory stuff, that is so fascinating! For instance, I was surprised to read about the number of Lincoln's friends who told stories about 5/5(3).

      Herndon's Informants Letters, Interviews, and Statements about Abraham Lincoln Awards and Recognition: Winner of the Abraham Lincoln Institute Book Award given by the Abraham Lincoln Institute of the Mid-Atlantic. The collected, annotated accounts of Lincoln's early life.   Herndon's life of Lincoln, the history and personal recollections of Abraham Lincoln as originally written by William H. Herndon and Jesse W. Weik; by Herndon, William Henry, ; Weik, Jesse William, Pages:

      Buy Herndon's Lincoln: The True Story of a Great Life by William Henry Herndon, Jesse William Weik (Creator) online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 8 editions - . Abraham Lincoln, the grandfather of the President, emigrated to Jefferson county, Kentucky, from Virginia, about , and from that time forward the former State became an important one in the history of the family, for in it was destined to be born its most illustrious member. The first law book Lincoln ever read was "The Statutes of.


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