History of the Administration of PRESIDENT LINCOLN by Henry J. Raymond 1864
|HISTORY OF THE ADMINISTRATION OF PRESIDENT LINCOLN: INCLUDING HIS SPEECHES, LETTERS, ADDRESSES, PROCLAMATIONS, AND MESSAGES WITH A PRELIMINARY SKETCH OF HIS LIFE. HENRY J. RAYMOND, J. C. DERBY & N. C. MILLER, NEW YORK, 1864. |
Brown blind-stamped cover with gilt spine title & yellow endpapers. Secure binding with clean pages and just light scattered foxing. Spine title rubbed with a mild surface wear mark at the center of the spine. Large chip along the top edge of the front free endpaper (probably removing information).
496 pp. plus one ad.
Preface dated May 5, 1864, nearly a year prior to his assassination.
The author was a journalist, politician, and co-founder of the New York Times. And was considered to be "godfather of the Republican party," according to Wikipedia. Scarce!