Political Debates Between Hon. Abraham Lincoln and Hon. Stephen A. Douglas In the Celebrated Campaign of 1858 in Illinois, Including the Preceding Speechers of Each at the Chicago, Springfield, Etc., Also the Two Great Speeches of Mr. Lincoln in Ohio in 1859 as Carefully Prefaced by the Reporters of Each Party, and Published at the Times of their Delivery

By: Lincoln, Abraham and Stephen A. Douglas

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The rare first state of the first edition. Original publisher's light brown cloth with gilt lettering. (i)-iv, two blanks, (1)-268, complete. Rubbed at extremities, some chipping at top of spine and a small piece missing close to bottom of spine. Front end paper torn with some loss. Dampstaining bottom right hand side throughout. Occasional foxing and spotting. Howes USiana, number L-338: "Historically the most important series of American political debates." 6 1/4 x 9 1/2 inches.

Title: Political Debates Between Hon. Abraham Lincoln and Hon. Stephen A. Douglas In the Celebrated Campaign of 1858 in Illinois, Including the Preceding Speechers of Each at the Chicago, Springfield, Etc., Also the Two Great Speeches of Mr. Lincoln in Ohio in 1859 as Carefully Prefaced by the Reporters of Each Party, and Published at the Times of their Delivery

Author Name: Lincoln, Abraham and Stephen A. Douglas

Categories: U.S. History, Civil War,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Columbus, Follett, Foster and Company: 1860

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Type: Book

Seller ID: 018773

Keywords: Slavery. War between the states. Republican party. BC-68.