Abraham Lincoln. [Inscribed by the Author]

“As long as we have Lincoln and laughter we can and will win, with my very best wishes, James Daugherty”


Juvenile biography of Abraham Lincoln written and illustrated by Newbery Medalist and Caldecott Honoree, James Daugherty (1889–1974). Numerous full page illustrations. Warm inscription by Daugherty: “For Jerry L. Witten of Wits End, as long as we have Lincoln and laughter we can and will win, with my very best wishes, James Daugherty, Westport, Conn. Mar. 23, 1944.”


Description: Abraham Lincoln. [Inscribed by the Author]

New York: The Viking Press, 1943. First Edition. 216pp. 4to. Publisher’s quarter beige and green cloth; dust jacket. Inscribed and signed by the author/illustrator on the half-title. Dust jacket with wear, minor losses, closed tears, and with inexpert tape repairs on verso; binding with some darkening to spine; otherwise, very good.

[3728011]

Price: $50.00

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