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    FINIS L.: ESCAPE AND SUICIDE OF JOHN WILKES BOOTH, 1907. This 308 page book published in 1907 is an account of John Wilkes Booth on the assassination of President Lincoln at Ford's Theater and his escape. Inside leaf printed: The Escape and Suicide of JOHN WILKES BOOTH or the first true account of Lincoln's Assassination containing a complete confession by Booth, many years after the crime. Giving in full detail, the plans, plot and intrigue of the conspirators, and the Treachery of Andrew Johnson, then Vice-President of the United States, by Finis L. The Historical Publishing Co. Memphis, Tenn.

    Provenance: Al. Emmett Fostell Collection.

    Condition: Good-very good, cover taped, very fragile.


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    December, 2007
    1st Saturday
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