A BEAUTIFUL BLUNDER. THE TRUE STORY OF LINCOLN’S LETTER TO MRS. LYDIA A. BIXBY. William E. Barton.
A BEAUTIFUL BLUNDER. THE TRUE STORY OF LINCOLN’S LETTER TO MRS. LYDIA A. BIXBY.
A BEAUTIFUL BLUNDER. THE TRUE STORY OF LINCOLN’S LETTER TO MRS. LYDIA A. BIXBY.
A BEAUTIFUL BLUNDER. THE TRUE STORY OF LINCOLN’S LETTER TO MRS. LYDIA A. BIXBY.

A BEAUTIFUL BLUNDER. THE TRUE STORY OF LINCOLN’S LETTER TO MRS. LYDIA A. BIXBY.

Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, [1926].

Hard Cover. First Edition. Signed. A First Edition copy of William E. Barton’s A Beautiful Blunder, concerning Lincoln’s famous letter to the mother of five supposedly dead Union soldiers. Signed by the author on the front endpaper, with a personal inscription to Ned Nugent, who abstracted the important Virginia genealogical work, Cavaliers and Pioneers. Portrait frontispiece of Lincoln; folding facsimile plate of the letter. Some collections unopened. Toning and wear to the spine; paper label is chipped and faded. Blue cloth.

Very Good binding.
Item #284998

Price: $40.00

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