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Abraham Lincoln: The War Years [Four-Volume Set, Inscribed to Jack Kapp] by  CARL SANDBURG - Signed First Edition - 1939 - from Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA (SKU: 32389)

Abraham Lincoln: The War Years [Four-Volume Set, Inscribed to Jack Kapp]

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Abraham Lincoln: The War Years [Four-Volume Set, Inscribed to Jack Kapp]

by SANDBURG, CARL

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  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
Condition
Near fine in original blue cloth, titled in gilt on spine.
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About This Item

New York: Harcourt, Brace & Company, 1939. First Trade Edition. Near fine in original blue cloth, titled in gilt on spine.. Octavo. 7 x 9.5 in. xxxi, 660; xii, 655; xiii, 673; xii, 515 pp. With black & white illustrations throughtout; each volume with photographic frontis. Inscribed at half-title to legendary record producer Jack Kapp: "Jack Kapp / as between fellow Americans / working in sound-recorded / Americana—also as between / old-time Chicagoans familiar / with the dust of West Madison / street / Carl Sandburg." Jack Kapp, president of Decca Records (1934-1949), produced everything from Bing Crosby and the Boswell Sisters to the hugely successful original cast recording of Oklahoma! in 1943.

Synopsis

The story of Lincoln's life from his inauguration in 1861 to his death and funeral in 1865. Awarded the Pulitzer Prize in History, 1940.

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Bookseller
Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
32389
Title
Abraham Lincoln: The War Years [Four-Volume Set, Inscribed to Jack Kapp]
Author
SANDBURG, CARL
Book condition
Used - Near fine in original blue cloth, titled in gilt on spine.
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Trade Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Harcourt, Brace & Company
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1939
Bookseller catalogs
AMERICAN HISTORY;

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Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA

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About Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA

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