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    David Homer Bates. INSCRIBED. Lincoln in the Telegraph Office. New York: The Century Co., 1907. First edition. Inscribed by the author. Octavo. Publisher's binding. Some rubbing on covers and extremities, affecting text on spine. Two small ink stains on spine. Corners and spine ends bumped. Half-title and frontispiece detached and laid-in. Over-opened in several places, exposing mull cloth. Rear hinge cracked. A good binding copy.

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    December, 2015
    31st Thursday
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