Sandburg, Carl and Frederick Hill Meserve. The Photographs of Abraham Lincoln [signed first edition]
Meserve, Frederick Hill and Carl Sandburg. The Photographs of Abraham Lincoln (signed)
New York: Harcourt Brace and Company, 1944. Hardback small quarto; first edition. 30 pp of text followed by 96 unnumbered pp of black and white photographs. Dark blue cloth binding with gilt title to spine. Signed by both Sandburg and Meserve on ffep. Condition: Very Good; some rubbing and staining to boards; fraying to head and tail of spine; pastedowns and endpapers yellowed. $550
A wide-ranging photographic history of Lincoln, highlighted by the 120 photographs of Lincoln himself known to be extant at the time of publication, and including photos of friends, family, and contemporary politicians.
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