Speeches and Writings, 1832-1858: Speeches, Letters, and Miscellaneous Writings The Lincoln-Douglas Debates
ISBN10: 1598530372 ISBN13: 9781598530377 Publisher: Library of America Published: Dec 26 2008 Pages: 898 Weight: 1.70lbs. Height: 8.00" Width: 5.00" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
With over 100,000 copies in print, here, with a new jacket for LincolnÂ's bicentennial, is the first volume in The Library of AmericaÂ's acclaimed, comprehensive edition of LincolnÂ's writings, featuring 240 speeches, letters, and drafts charting his rise from rural law practice to national prominence. It includes the full texts of the famous Lincoln-Douglas debates and the House Divided speech, as well as a detailed chronology of LincolnÂ's life and helpful explanatory notes prepared by the late Lincoln scholar Don E. Fehrenbacher. ??The companion volume, also available in a bicentennial edition, is Abraham Lincoln: Speeches and Writings 1859-1865.