wit and wisdom of Abraham Lincoln, as reflected in his briefer letters and speeches

by Abraham Lincoln

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Statementedited by H. Jack Lang.
ContributionsLang, H. Jack, 1904-
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 265 p.
Number of Pages265
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Open LibraryOL16225475M
LC Control Number41010195

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