Abraham Lincoln. By Carl Sandburg. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1926 - 1939. The Sangamon Edition. Six Volumes. Each 9.5" x 6.25", original red cloth with blind-stamped Lincoln profile on front covers, gilt and black ruled and lettered spines, illustrated with photographs, cartoons, sketches, maps, and letters. Original prospectus laid in.
Volume I: The Prairie Years - 1, 1926, 480p., frontispiece plus 20 illustrations and 16p. of photographs.
Volume II: The Prairie Years - 2, 1926, 482p., index, frontispiece plus 16 illustrations and 16p. of photographs.
Volume III: The War Years - 1, 1939, 660p., 77 illustrations plus 15p. of photographs.
Volume IV: The War Years - 2, 1939, 655p., 53 illustrations plus 31p. of photographs.
Volume V: The War Years - 3, 1939, 673p., 59 illustrations plus 31p. of photographs.
Volume VI: The War Years - 4, 1939, 515p., index, 46 illustrations plus 31p. of photographs.
An exhaustive work on Abraham Lincoln, with hundreds of photographs, maps. letters and other illustrations. Sandburg's Abraham Lincoln was called "the greatest historical biography of our generation."