Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: Usa: Belford, Clarke & Company, 1889.
Illustrator: Illustrated by Hesler
A first edition three volume set in near fine condition. There is some obvious cracking and rubbing to the spines. The front pastedowns bear a library sticker and the first volume has a corner tear on the front paste down.
William H. Herndon served as Abraham Lincoln's law partner in Illinois. "Based on Herndon's intimate, first-hand knowledge, this will always be the most authoritative single source for Lincoln's early period." These volumes contain not only Herndon's accounts, but charming accounts that he compiled from others who knew Lincoln well; Vol. 1/3/2023; B&W Illustrations; 8vo.