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    Lincoln Assassination and its Aftermath: Three Imprints and an Album. M-768 "The Terrible Tragedy at Washington. Assassination of President Lincoln" in peach pictorial wraps (disbound, loose saddles, lacks rear cover, front cover present, but mounted on separate sheet, contents appear complete). M-781 "The Life, Crime, and Capture of John Wilkes Booth" in buff pictorial wraps (lacks rear cover, chipping and restoration to front cover, reattached to repaired spine). M-787 "Trial of the Assassins and Conspirators for the Murder of Abraham Lincoln" in yellow pictorial wraps (period-bound in board covers, wraps pasted down to covers, insect damage at bottom involving approximately 60 pages). Finally, a small booklet titled "The Trail of Lincoln's Assassin" containing seventeen [17] standard format photographs with typed captions showing sites associated with Booth and his attempt to avoid capture (undated, but likely circa 1920-1925).

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