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    [Abraham Lincoln]. John G. Nicolay and John Hay, editors. The Complete Works of Abraham Lincoln. With an Introduction by John Wesley Hill, and Special Articles by Other Eminent Persons. Lincoln Memorial University, [1905].

    New and Enlarged Edition. Number 690 of the Sponsors Edition signed by John Wesley Hill on the second limitation page and presented in print to William E. Nickerson of Greenwich, Connecticut, a wealthy philanthropist and MIT-trained engineer who supported the Lincoln Memorial University. Twelve octavo volumes.

    Publisher's full red leather with gilt titles and decorations on the boards. Top edges gilt. Minimal shelf wear to the boards, with minor abrading to the front board of Volume I. A near fine presentation set of Lincoln writings.


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