Here are 20 books about Abraham Lincoln that are in stock as of February 9, 2012, and you may wish to also visit our Civil War page. Remember, it is easy to order from Ray Boas, Bookseller in historic Walpole, NH.

1. Allen, Lyman Whitney, ABRAHAM LINCOLN - A POEM, G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York, 1896 1st ed, 112pp, very good, blue cloth, teg (hardcover), (Order No: 42299 ), $15.00

2. Babcock, Bernie, THE SOUL OF ABE LINCOLN, J. B. Lippincott Company, Philadelphia, PA, 1923, color frontis, 328pp, good, blue cloth (hardcover) (no dustjacket) owner's bookplate, (Order No: 45364 ), $5.00

3. Basler, Roy P., A TOUCHSTONE FOR GREATNESS: ESSAYS, ADDRESSES, AND OCCASIONAL PIECES ABOUT ABRAHAM LINCOLN, Greenwood Press, Inc., Westport, CT, (1973), 257pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0837161355, (Order No: 61476 ), $20.00

4. Burr, Nelson R., ABRAHAM LINCOLN: WESTERN STAR OVER CONNECTICUT, (1984), B&W illustrations, 85pp, fine, bound in blue cloth (hardcover) inscribed by the author, Lincoln in Connecticut., (Order No: 60996 ), $15.00

5. Coolidge, Olivia, THE APPRENTICESHIP OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN, Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, (1974) 1st ptg, 242pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0684140039, (Order No: 61138 ), $11.50

6. Daugherty, James (with designs, paintings and foreword by), LINCOLN'S GETTYSBURG ADDRESS - A PICTORIAL INTERPRETATION, Albert Whitman & Co., Publ., Chicago, IL, (1947) 1st ed, color ill. by Daugherty, unpaginated, good+ w/good dustjacket (hardcover), "Here is this superb pictorial edition, the phases of the Address are beautifully related in sixteen handsome, double-spread panoramic designs in oil.", (Order No: 51905 ), $40.00

7. Fehrenbacher, Don E. and Fehrenbacher, Virginia (compiled and edited by), RECOLLECTED WORDS OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN, Stanford University Press, Stanford, CA, 1996, 592pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0804726361, (Order No: 61392 ), $75.00

8. Hamilton, J. G. de Roulhac (edited by) (introduction by Wayne LaPierre), ABRAHAM LINCOLN: SELECTIONS FROM HIS SPEECHES AND WRITINGS - THE AMERICAN HERITAGE LIBRARY, Palladium Press, Birmingham, AL, (2003), 424pp, fine, full brown leather, gilt stampings (hardcover), Special edition published for the National Rifle Association (NRA)., (Order No: 53837 ), $30.00

9. Harper, Robert S., LINCOLN AND THE PRESS, McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York, (1951), B&W illustrations, 418pp, very good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover), (Order No: 61037 ), $8.00

10. Holland, J. G., THE LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN, Gurdon Bill, Springfield, MA, 1866 1st ed, B&W frontis of Lincoln, 544pp, good+, brown cloth (hardcover), (Order No: 52698 ), $25.00

11. Holzer, Harold; Boritt, Gabor S.; and, Neely, Mark E., CHANGING THE LINCOLN IMAGE, Lincoln Library and Museum, Fort Wayne, IN, 1985, B&W illustrations, 74pp, very good, wraps (softcover), Contents include: Paintings into Prints; Politcis, Images, and the Marketplace; and, Iconology and Iconograophy: The Emblems of Heroism., (Order No: 59637 ), $12.50

12. Lehrman, Lewis E., LINCOLN AT PEORIA: THE TURNING POINT - GETTING RIGHT WITH THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE, Stackpole Books, Mechanicsburg, PA, (2008) 1st ptg, 412pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 9780811703611, (Order No: 61288 ), $5.00

13. Leonard, Elizabeth D., LINCOLN'S AVENGERS: JUSTICE, REVENGE, AND REUNION AFTER THE CIVIL WAR, W. W. Norton & Company, New York, (2004) 1st ptg, B&W illustrations, 367pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0393048683, (Order No: 61094 ), $7.50

14. Little, Richard Henry (introduction by Carl Sandburg), BETTER ANGELS, Minton, Balch & Company, New York, 1928, 43pp, very good, black cloth (hardcover) (dustjacket cut and laid in), The story of Lincoln and Mammy Jinny., (Order No: 32785 ), $5.00

15. McPherson, James M. (edited by), "WE CANNOT ESCAPE HISTORY" LINCOLN AND THE LAST BEST HOPE OF EARTH, University of Illinois Press, Urbana, IL, (1995) 1st ptg, 176pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0252021908, (Order No: 61823 ), $30.00

16. Neely, Mark E., THE LAST BEST HOPE OF EARTH: ABRAHAM LINCOLN AND THE PROMISE OF AMERICA, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, (1993) 2nd ptg, B&W illustrations, 214pp, very good+ w/good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0674511255 Vividly recaptures the central place of politics in Lincoln's life., (Order No: 57188 ), $5.00

17. Plotts, J. N. (edited by), POETICAL TRIBUTES TO THE MEMORY OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN, Garrett Press, Inc., New York, 1969, 306pp, very good+, black cloth (hardcover), ISBN 0512005672 Quality reprint of the 1865 edition published in Philadelphia by J. B. Lippincott & Co., (Order No: 45011 ), $30.00

18. Searcher, Victor, LINCOLN TODAY: AN INTRODUCTION TO MODERN LINCOLNIANA, Thomas Yoseloff, New York, (1969), 342pp, very good w/good+ dustjacket (hardcover), A detailed compendium which lists nearly 350 different literary works on the life of Lincoln. Each work is analyzed in depth by Mr. Searcher. For easier access the evaluations are grouped into sections according to subject matter: Biographies and Biographical Studies; Speeches and Writings; Family, Associates, Contemporary Subjects; Drama, Fiction, Poetry; Juvenile Books., (Order No: 14587 ), $5.00

19. Shirley, Ralph, A SHORT LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN, William Rider & Son, Ltd., London, 1920 3rd ptg, 182pp, good, light brown cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket, (Order No: 53234 ), $7.50

20. Winkler, H. Donald, THE WOMEN IN LINCOLN'S LIFE, Rutledge Hill Press, Nashville, TN, (2001) 1st ptg, B&W illustrations, 274pp, fine w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 1558539220 How the sixteenth American president was shaped by fascinating women who loved, hated, helped, charmed, and deceived him., (Order No: 39817 ), $8.50

Ray Boas, Bookseller